Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WWUS76 KMFR 251023
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
323 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

CAZ080-081-ORZ023>028-260300-
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/O.CON.KMFR.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170626T0300Z/
Western Siskiyou County-Central Siskiyou County-
Central Douglas County-Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
Eastern Douglas County Foothills-Jackson County-
South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-
Including the cities of Roseburg, Green, Myrtle Creek,
Canyonville, Glendale, Grants Pass, Cave Junction, Steamboat,
Toketee Falls, Medford, Ashland, and Union Creek
323 AM PDT Sun Jun 25 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* Temperatures...Upper 90s to mid 100s in valley locations.

* Locations in the warning include...Medford, Ashland, Grants
  Pass, Lost Creek Lake, Glendale, Tri-City and Seiad Valley.

* Locations in the advisory include...Roseburg, Camas Valley,
  Powers, Prospect, Steamboat, Yreka, Happy Camp and Weed.

* Impacts...Long outdoor exposure will increase chances for heat
  related illness, especially for sensitive groups and people
  without access to AC. Heat stress possible for livestock with
  limited relief from the heat overnight. Area waterways are
  running very cold and fast, increasing the risk for
  hypothermia and water rescues.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* Beat the heat, check the backseat. Never leave people or pets
  in vehicles.

* Rivers are dangerously cold and have strong currents. Wear a
  lift jacket if swimming.

* Monitor older adults, young children and those who are sick.

* Take plenty of rest breaks in shade or air conditioning.

* Drink water before, during and after activities.

&&

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MTS


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