Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WWUS86 KMFR 271030
RFWMFR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
330 AM PDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...Very dry and unstable conditions possible Friday afternoon in
Modoc County affecting new and existing fires to include the Modoc
July Complex...

CAZ285-280000-
/O.NEW.KMFR.FW.A.0011.170728T2000Z-170729T0300Z/
Modoc County Except for the Surprise Valley-
330 AM PDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING FOR HAINES INDEX OF 6 FOR MOST AREAS IN FIRE
WEATHER ZONE 285 TO INCLUDE THE MODOC JULY COMPLEX...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Fire Weather
Watch, which is in effect from Friday afternoon through Friday
evening.

* Affected area: Most of Fire Weather Zone 285 to include the
  Modoc July Complex.

* Haines...5 to 6.

* Temperatures/humidity...High temperatures in the low 90s with
  humidity 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts...Very dry and unstable conditions could support
  extreme fire behavior and rapid rates of spread.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

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