Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
254 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

CAZ284-040600-
/O.EXA.KMFR.FW.W.0017.000000T0000Z-150804T0600Z/
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-
254 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
  INTO THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS: INCREASING THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CREATE ERRATIC
  FIRE BEHAVIOR.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  IN NORTHERN CA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 284.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: DOUGLAS...JACKSON...AND KLAMATH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS ARE
OCCURRING OR IMMINENT.

ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON EXISTING VERY DRY FUELS COULD CAUSE
NUMEROUS NEW FIRE IGNITIONS. GUSTY AND ERRATIC OUTFLOW WINDS COULD
ALSO CREATE EXTREME FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

ORZ617-621-623>625-040600-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0017.000000T0000Z-150804T0600Z/
UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST-
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN LAKE
AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTIES-
254 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
  REDEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS: INCREASING THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CREATE ERRATIC
  FIRE BEHAVIOR.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  IN SOUTH CENTRAL OR FIRE ZONES...624...625.
  IN SOUTHWEST OR FIRE ZONES...617...621...623.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: LAKE AND HARNEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS ARE
OCCURRING OR IMMINENT.

&&

$$

CAZ280-040600-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0017.000000T0000Z-150804T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-
254 PM PDT MON AUG 3 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* THUNDERSTORMS: SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
  OVER THE MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON
  AND CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS: INCREASING THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CREATE ERRATIC
  FIRE BEHAVIOR.

* AFFECTED AREA:
  IN NORTHERN CA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 280.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: SISKIYOU.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT EXTREME FIRE CONDITIONS ARE
OCCURRING OR IMMINENT.

&&

$$

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