Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
709 PM PDT MON JUL 6 2015

CAZ280-281-284-ORZ617-621>624-071415-
/O.CAN.KMFR.FW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150707T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0009.150707T2100Z-150708T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-
CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY INCLUDING SHASTA VALLEY-
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY-SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST-
709 PM PDT MON JUL 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 11 PM PDT
TUESDAY...
...RED FLAG WARNING FOR THIS EVENING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS CANCELLED THE RED FLAG
WARNING.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  IN NORTHERN CA FIRE ZONES...280...281...284.
  IN SOUTH CENTRAL OR FIRE ZONE....624.
  IN SOUTHWEST OR FIRE ZONES...617...621...622...623.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: IN NORTHERN CA...SISKIYOU COUNTY. IN SOUTH
CENTRAL OR...DOUGLAS...JACKSON...JOSEPHINE... KLAMATH.

* THUNDERSTORMS...THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE HAS DECREASED
  SIGNIFICANTLY THIS EVENING AND THE WARNING FOR TODAY HAS BEEN
  CANCELLED. THUNDERSTORM IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TUESDAY AGAIN
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...DRY LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE OUTSIDE OF THE WET
  CORES. MULTIPLE NEW FIRE STARTS FROM LIGHTNING STRIKES COULD
  POSE A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY...AND MAY OVERWHELM INITIAL
  ATTACK RESOURCES.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON
EXISTING VERY DRY FUELS COULD CAUSE NUMEROUS NEW FIRE IGNITIONS.
GUSTY AND ERRATIC OUTFLOW WINDS COULD ALSO CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE
GROWTH POTENTIAL.


&&

$$

ORZ616-619-620-071415-
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UMPQUA BASIN-WESTERN ROGUE RIVER-SISKIYOU NATIONAL FOREST-
WESTERN ROGUE BASIN INCLUDING THE ILLINOIS VALLEY-
709 PM PDT MON JUL 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 11 PM PDT
TUESDAY...

* AFFECTED AREA:
  IN  FIRE ZONE....616.
  IN SOUTHWEST OR FIRE ZONES...619...620.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: COOS...DOUGLAS...CURRY...JOSEPHINE...JACKSON.

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL DEVELOP
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...DRY LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE OUTSIDE OF THE WET
  CORES. MULTIPLE NEW FIRE STARTS FROM LIGHTNING STRIKES COULD
  POSE A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY...AND MAY OVERWHELM INITIAL
  ATTACK RESOURCES.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON
EXISTING VERY DRY FUELS COULD CAUSE NUMEROUS NEW FIRE IGNITIONS.
GUSTY AND ERRATIC OUTFLOW WINDS COULD ALSO CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE
GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD



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