Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1053 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

ORZ624-625-011800-
/O.EXP.KMFR.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-140801T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0021.140802T1900Z-140803T0600Z/
KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST-
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN
LAKE AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTIES-
1053 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS
FOR FIRE ZONES 624 AND 625...
...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS FOR FIRE ZONES 624 AND 625...

THE RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREAS: NORTHERN HALF OF FIRE WEATHER ZONES 624 AND 625
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

* THUNDERSTORMS: ON SATURDAY...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
  POSSIBLE IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...30 TO 40 MPH GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS COMBINED WITH EXISTING VERY
  DRY FUELS WILL RESULT IN MANY FIRE STARTS IN A SHORT PERIOD
  OF TIME. SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED WITH SOME OF THE
  THUNDERSTORMS...BUT FIRE SPREAD IS LIKELY IN AREAS THAT DO
  NOT RECEIVE WETTING RAIN.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

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.

&&

$$

CAZ284-285-ORZ617-622-623-010700-
/O.EXP.KMFR.FW.W.0023.000000T0000Z-140801T0600Z/
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY-
UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY-
SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
1053 PM PDT THU JUL 31 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR
ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS FOR FIRE ZONES 284...285...
617...622 AND 623...

THE RED FLAG WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE ZONES 622...285...284...623 AND 617

$$

SPILDE

VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD




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