Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1242 PM PDT THU JUL 10 2014

...ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

.ISOLATED DRY THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR OVER MUCH OF INTERIOR NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. THE BEST COVERAGE
FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED OVER THE CENTRAL SACRAMENTO
VALLEY AFTER MIDNIGHT AND SHASTA COUNTY FRIDAY MORNING. A LESSER
THREAT EXISTS FARTHER SOUTH AND OVER THE COASTAL RANGE. THUNDERSTORMS
MAY CONTAIN LITTLE TO NO PRECIPITATION AND THUS THE POTENTIAL FOR
LIGHTNING INDUCED FIRES EXISTS.

CAZ213>216-263-266>269-279-111315-
/O.NEW.KSTO.FW.W.0009.140711T0600Z-140711T1800Z/
EASTERN PORTION OF SHASTA/TRINITY NF-
BURNEY BASIN AND NORTHEAST PLATEAU IN SHASTA COUNTY INCLUDING
NORTHWEST LASSEN NF NORTH OF LASSEN NP-
NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY TO SOUTHERN TEHAMA COUNTY LINE BELOW
1000 FT-
CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY IN GLENN, COLUSA, YUBA, NORTHERN
SUTTER, AND BUTTE COUNTY BELOW 1000 FT-SOUTHEAST EDGE SHASTA-
TRINITY NF AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF TEHAMA-GLENN UNIT-
NORTHERN SIERRA FOOTHILLS FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. INCLUDES PORTIONS
OF SHASTA-TRINITY AND BUTTE UNITS-
NORTHERN MOTHERLODE FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. INCLUDES PORTIONS OF
NEVADA-YUBA-PLACER-AMADOR AND ELDORADO UNITS-
NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING LASSEN NP AND PLUMAS AND LASSEN NF/S
WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST (WEST OF EVANS PEAK-GRIZZLY PEAK-
BECKWORTH PEAK)-
NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING THE TAHOE AND ELDORADO NF/S WEST OF THE
SIERRA CREST-EASTERN MENDOCINO NF-
1242 PM PDT THU JUL 10 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM
PDT FRIDAY FOR THUNDERSTORMS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 213...214...
215...216...263...266...267...268...269 AND 279...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR DRY THUNDERSTORMS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 11 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 213 EASTERN PORTION OF
  SHASTA/TRINITY NF...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 214 BURNEY BASIN AND
  NORTHEAST PLATEAU IN SHASTA COUNTY INCLUDING NORTHWEST LASSEN
  NF NORTH OF LASSEN NP...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 215 NORTHERN
  SACRAMENTO VALLEY TO SOUTHERN TEHAMA COUNTY LINE BELOW 1000
  FT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 216 CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY IN GLENN,
  COLUSA, YUBA, NORTHERN SUTTER, AND BUTTE COUNTY BELOW 1000
  FT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 263 SOUTHEAST EDGE SHASTA-TRINITY NF
  AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF TEHAMA-GLENN UNIT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  266 NORTHERN SIERRA FOOTHILLS FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. INCLUDES
  PORTIONS OF SHASTA-TRINITY AND BUTTE UNITS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  267 NORTHERN MOTHERLODE FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. INCLUDES
  PORTIONS OF NEVADA-YUBA- PLACER-AMADOR AND ELDORADO UNITS...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 268 NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING LASSEN NP AND
  PLUMAS AND LASSEN NF/S WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST (WEST OF EVANS
  PEAK-GRIZZLY PEAK-BECKWORTH PEAK)... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 269
  NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING THE TAHOE AND ELDORADO NF/S WEST OF
  THE SIERRA CREST AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279 EASTERN MENDOCINO
  NF.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* THUNDERSTORMS...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED DRY THUNDERSTORMS.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...GUSTY WINDS TO 30 MPH POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...POTENTIAL FOR LIGHTNING INDUCED FIRES.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SACRAMENTO/HAZARDS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

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