Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Pendleton, OR

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RFWPDT

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR
1252 PM PDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST MONDAY
AND TUESDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST WILL SEND MOISTURE
AND ENERGY ACROSS SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON...AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST DURING
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS ON MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

ORZ611-061700-
/O.NEW.KPDT.FW.A.0005.150706T2200Z-150708T0400Z/
DESCHUTES NATIONAL FOREST - MINUS SISTERS RANGER DISTRICT-
1252 PM PDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING ABUNDANT LIGHTNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PENDLETON HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN ORZ611...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 611.

* TIMING...THE EXPECTED TIME FOR SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
  BETWEEN 2 PM AND 8 PM MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

* LIGHTNING ACTIVITY...3.

* PRECIPITATION...SOME STORMS MAY BRING BRIEF HEAVY RAIN WITH
  AMOUNTS UP TO ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH OF RAIN.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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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