Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
340 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

CAZ280-ORZ621-021045-
/O.NEW.KMFR.FW.A.0025.140903T0500Z-140904T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS-
340 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ABOVE 4500 FT FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280 AND
621...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 621 AND 280

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...RECOVERIES AROUND 20 PERCENT ABOVE 4500 WITH MIN RH
  AROUND 10 PERCENT WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED FIRE BEHAVIOR WITH POSSIBLE PLUME DOMINATED
  BEHAVIOR DURING THE DAY AND CONTINUED ACTIVE FIRES OVERNIGHT.

* 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
MAY OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

$$

ORZ623-021045-
/O.NEW.KMFR.FW.A.0025.140903T1700Z-140904T0600Z/
SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
340 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR HAINES INDEX OF 6 ON EXISTING FIRES FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONE 623...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 623

* HAINES...HIGH 6

* TEMPERATURES/HUMIDITY...HIGH TEMPS 70-80 WITH 10-20 PERCENT RH.

* IMPACTS...POSSIBLE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE BEHAVIOR ON ACTIVE
  FIRES.

* 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
MAY OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

$$


VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD




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