Moses Lake Area

 Heat Advisory  Statement as of 4:25 PM PDT on July 28, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM PDT Tuesday...

* temperatures... highs 99 to 106. Lows in the mid 60s to lower
70s.

* Timing... temperatures will be warmest between 1 PM and 8 PM.

* Locations... Coulee Dam... Ephrata... Moses Lake... Ritzville... La
Crosse... Clarkston... Lewiston...

* impacts... hot temperatures will have the potential to create
heat related illnesses. People who are unable to care for
themselves will be at most risk... including Young children and
the elderly. Limit outdoor activities during the afternoon
when temperatures will be warmest. Seek shaded areas often to
cool off and consume plenty of water to keep hydrated.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency... call 911. A heat advisory means that a period
of very hot temperatures is expected. Drink plenty of fluids...
stay in an air-conditioned room... stay out of the sun... and check
up on relatives and neighbors.





 Local Storm Report 



07/23/2014 0400 PM

4 miles SSE of airway heighesee, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m52.00 mph, reported by mesonet.


            I90 and exit 272




07/23/2014 0404 PM

8 miles SW of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Trees down at exit 272 on i90




07/23/2014 0410 PM

3 miles WNW of Fairchild afkston, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m51.00 mph, reported by mesonet.





07/23/2014 0410 PM

5 miles NW of airway heightrchild afkston, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m61.00 mph, reported by NWS employee.


            61 mph gust at National Weather Service




07/23/2014 0410 PM

3 miles se of airway heightay heightrchild afkst, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m67.00 mph, reported by official NWS obs.


            Spokane Airport reported 52 mph winds with gusts to 67
            mph with thunderstorm.




07/23/2014 0410 PM

Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Trees down near Riverpark square in downtown Spokane




07/23/2014 0412 PM

Fairchild AFB, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m54.00 mph, reported by mesonet.





07/23/2014 0415 PM

9 miles WNW of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Tree down across Garfield Road.




07/23/2014 0418 PM

1 miles WSW of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            *** 3 inj *** several people injured by falling tree
            branches near the Spokane County courthouse and were
            taken to the hospital.




07/23/2014 0418 PM

6 miles N of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Large tree uprooted at Whitworth University.




07/23/2014 0419 PM

6 miles NNW of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m65.00 mph, reported by mesonet.


            Five Mile prairie




07/23/2014 0420 PM

11 miles NNW of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Trees down on powerlines and across Highway 291 between
            Nine Mile Falls and Suncrest.




07/23/2014 0425 PM

19 miles NE of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e50.00 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Estimated winds at 40 to 50 mph




07/23/2014 0425 PM

1 miles S of Chattaroy, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            *** 1 inj *** downed tree landed on car and injured
            person.




07/23/2014 0425 PM

3 miles NW of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            Multiple trees down in northwest Spokane. Several trees
            landed on houses and vehicles. Power was out to some
            residents for 2 days.




07/23/2014 0425 PM

Deer Park, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e70.00 mph, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter reported pea size hail heavy rain and
            estimated wind speed of 70mph.




07/23/2014 0425 PM

2 miles NW of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            Several downed trees at Dwight Merkel in northwest
            Spokane.




07/23/2014 0428 PM

4 miles ENE of Spokane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m53.00 mph, reported by official NWS obs.


            Felts Field ASOS




07/23/2014 0428 PM

3 miles se of Nine Mile falkane, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by NWS employee.


            At least 17 large trees down at sun dance Golf course.
            One downed tree damaged the corner of a home and its
            deck.




07/23/2014 0428 PM

6 miles SSE of Cheney, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust m51.00 mph, reported by mesonet.


            Turnbull wildlife Refuge RAWS




07/23/2014 0435 PM

4 miles E of Deer Park, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            40 Mobile homes and multiple vehicles were damaged by
            falling trees in the Riverside Village Mobile Home Park.




07/23/2014 0438 PM

Deer Park, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by newspaper.


            Numerous trees down in town. Many residents without
            power.




07/23/2014 0440 PM

Deer Park, Spokane County.

Thunderstorm wind gust e60.00 mph, reported by public.


            Heavy rain, pea sized hail and wind gusts up to 60mph



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