Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
1140 PM PDT THU JUL 10 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
203...204... 211..212...277...283.

CAZ203-204-211-212-277-283-111700-
/O.CON.KEKA.FW.W.0006.140711T0800Z-140712T0000Z/
UPPER SMITH...INLAND PORTION OF THE SMITH RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN
THE SIX RIVERS NF.-
LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH...INLAND PORTION OF THE KLAMATH RIVER
DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST AND THE UKONOM
DISTRICT OF THE KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST.-
HUPA...THE HOOPA INDIAN RESERVATION AND THE LOWER PORTION OF THE
TRINITY RIVER DRAINAGE WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
VAN DUZEN / MAD RIVER...INLAND PORTION OF THE VAN DUZEN AND MAD
RIVER DRAINAGES WITHIN THE SIX RIVERS NATIONAL FOREST.-
WESTERN MENDOCINO NATIONAL FOREST / EASTERN MENDOCINO UNIT.-
TRINITY...WESTERN PORTION OF THE SHASTA TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST.-
1140 PM PDT THU JUL 10 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT FRIDAY FOR
ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 203...
204...211...212...277 AND 283...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 203...204...211...212...
  277 AND 283.

* THUNDERSTORMS...MAY DEVELOP AS EARLY AS LATE TONIGHT AND MOVE
  FROM SOUTHEAST TO NORTHWEST. STORMS WILL BE INITIALLY DRY BUT
  MAY BE ACCOMPANIED BY SOME PRECIPITATION ON FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING STRIKES ON VERY DRY FUELS HAVE THE
  POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE MULTIPLE NEW FIRE STARTS THAT COULD
  SPREAD QUICKLY DUE TO DRY FUEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. THESE CONDITIONS
COULD LEAD TO LARGE AND RAPID FIRE GROWTH.

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