The Central Oregon Rappellers
Briefing

Weather Extremes
SOURCE
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/view/validProds.php?prod=FWF&node=KPDT
FORECAST FOR NE OREGON AND SE WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
315 PM PDT THU JUL 30 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT SATURDAY FOR VERY
HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 640 AND 642...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES OR/WA639...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING FOR VERY HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES WA641 AND WA643...

DISCUSSION
HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE AREA...WITH HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND. AN INCREASE IN WINDS OUT OF THE WEST FOR OR/WA639 FRIDAY. MID LEVEL MOISTURE WILL START TO CREEP INTO THE CENTRAL OREGON AREA AND SLOWLY EXPAND NORTH THROUGH SUNDAY. MODELS INDICATE A DISTURBANCE TO MOVE UP FROM THE SOUTH AND PROGRESS OVERNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT INTO WASHINGTON. THIS COULD ALLOW FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP SUNDAY IN CENTRAL OREGON AND MOVE NORTH NORTHEAST THROUGH THE EVENING. MOIST SOUTHWEST FLOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH NEXT WEEK WITH A BETTER CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA. WEBER

SIZE-UP WORD OF THE DAY
vilify • \VIL-uh-fye\  • verb
1 : to lower in estimation or importance 2 : to utter slanderous and abusive statements against : defame

Examples:
Janet's angry letter chastised members of the media for vilifying her brother, the disgraced ex-councilman.

"But her daughter … denies the allegations against her mother. Instead, she believes the person who made the initial complaints was merely looking to vilify her mother after her own termination." — Evan Peter Smith, Times Recorder (Zanesville, Ohio), June 30, 2015


WEATHER ZONETEMPRHWINDLALHAINES
ORZ610EAST SLOPES OF CENTRAL OREGON CASCADE99 °F8%NORTH 6 MPH15
ORZ611DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST
MINUS SISTERS RANGER DISTRIC
93 °F11%NORTHWEST 7 MPH15
ORZ639EAST SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN OREGON CASCADES
EAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN WASHINGTON CASCADE
100 °F7%NORTHWEST 5 MPH15
ORZ640CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF OREGO99 °F5%NORTH 7 MPH15

EXTREMES100 °F5%NORTHWEST 7 MPH15