Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Medford OR
600 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

ORZ617-622-623-242300-
/O.EXT.KMFR.FW.W.0014.170724T2100Z-170725T1800Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0009.170725T1800Z-170726T0600Z/
Umpqua National Forest-Eastern Rogue Valley-
Southern Oregon Cascades-
600 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
   11 AM PDT TUESDAY FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON DRY FUELS FOR
   FIRE WEATHER ZONES 617 622 AND 623...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
   TUESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON DRY FUELS FOR
   FIRE WEATHER ZONES 617...622 AND 623...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from 11 AM Monday to 11 AM PDT
Tuesday. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This Fire
Weather Watch is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday
evening.

* Impacts: Thunderstorms and very dry fuels will likely result
  in new fire starts. Gusty thunderstorm winds could contribute
  to fire spread. Initial attack resources could be overwhelmed
  and holdover fires are possible.

* Area affected by warning:

  In Southwest OR...eastern Umpqua National Forest in fire
  weather zone 617...Southern Oregon Cascades in all but extreme
  southern part of fire weather zone 623...eastern Jackson
  County from Shady Cove south to just east of Ashland in fire
  weather zone 622.

* Counties affected by warning:

  In Southwest OR...eastern third of Douglas County...eastern
  part of Jackson County.

* Thunderstorms: Scattered thunderstorms with lightning
  activity level of 3. There will be local wetting rains
  Tuesday into Wednesday...but most areas will get less than a
  tenth of an inch of rain with these storms.

* Timing: Thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and continue
  overnight into Tuesday morning. Another round of scattered
  thunderstorms is likely Tuesday afternoon and evening.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  http://weather.gov/medford/hazard

$$

ORZ624-625-242300-
/O.EXT.KMFR.FW.W.0014.170724T2100Z-170725T1800Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0009.170725T1800Z-170726T0600Z/
Klamath Basin and the Fremont-Winema National Forest-
South Central Oregon Desert including the BLM Land in Eastern
Lake and Western Harney Counties-
600 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
   11 AM PDT TUESDAY FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON DRY FUELS FOR
   FIRE WEATHER ZONES 624 AND 625...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
   TUESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
   WEATHER ZONES 624 AND 625...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from 11 AM Monday to 11 AM PDT
Tuesday. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This Fire
Weather Watch is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday
evening.

* Impacts: Thunderstorms and very dry fuels will likely result
  in new fire starts. Gusty thunderstorm winds could contribute
  to fire spread. Initial attack resources could be overwhelmed
  and holdover fires are possible.

* Area affected by warning:

  In South Central OR..all of fire weather zones 624 and 625.

* Counties affected by warning:

  In South Central OR...Klamath and Lake Counties.

* Thunderstorms: Scattered thunderstorms with lightning activity
  level of 3. However, in southern half of Lake County and from
  Highway 395 east into Harney County precipitation could approach
  or locally exceed wetting rain, and lightning activity level
  could be as high as LAL 4.

* Timing: Thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and continue
  overnight into Tuesday morning. Another round of scattered
  thunderstorms is likely Tuesday afternoon and evening.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  http://weather.gov/medford/hazard

$$

CAZ284-285-242300-
/O.EXT.KMFR.FW.W.0014.170724T2100Z-170725T1800Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0009.170725T1800Z-170726T0600Z/
Siskiyou County from the Cascade Mountains East and South to Mt
Shasta-Modoc County Except for the Surprise Valley-
600 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
   11 AM PDT TUESDAY FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTING AND DRY FUELS FOR
   FIRE WEATHER ZONES 284 AND 285...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
   TUESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
   WEATHER ZONES 284 AND 285...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from 11 AM Monday to 11 AM PDT
Tuesday. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This Fire
Weather Watch is in effect from Tuesday morning through Tuesday
evening.

* Impacts: Thunderstorms and very dry fuels will likely result
  in new fire starts. Gusty thunderstorm winds could contribute
  to fire spread. Initial attack resources could be overwhelmed
  and holdover fires are possible.

* Area affected by warning:

  In Northern CA...Tule Lake area and Lava Beds in fire weather
  zone 284...and all but southwest portion of zone 285.

* Counties affected by warning:

  In Northern CA...northeastern Siskiyou County...most of Modoc
  County except the southwestern part.

* Thunderstorms: Scattered thunderstorms with lightning
  activity level of 3. However, the eastern part of Modoc County
  could see precipitation approach or locally exceed wetting
  rain. Along with frequent ground strikes, this could bring
  lightning activity level up to LAL 4.

* Timing: Thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and continue
  overnight into Tuesday morning. Another round of scattered
  thunderstorms is likely Tuesday afternoon and evening.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  http://weather.gov/medford/hazard

$$

CAZ280-281-ORZ618>621-242300-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0009.170725T1800Z-170726T0600Z/
Western Klamath National Forest-
Central Siskiyou County Including Shasta Valley-
Southern Oregon Coast-Western Rogue River-
Siskiyou National Forest-
Western Rogue Basin including the Illinois Valley-
Siskiyou Mountains-
600 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING AND DRY FUELS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281...618...619...620 AND 621...

* Impacts: Scattered thunderstorms and very dry fuels will
  likely result in new fire starts. Gusty thunderstorm winds
  could contribute to fire spread. Initial attack resources
  could be overwhelmed and holdover fires are possible.

* Area affected by Watch:

  In Northern CA...western Klamath National Forest including
  the Klamath River Valley...the Marble Mountains and the Scott
  Valley in fire weather zone 280...and northwest part of fire
  weather zone 281 in the Siskiyou Mountains.

  In Southwest OR...the southern part of the Gold Beach Ranger
  District in fire weather zone 618...the Kalmiopsis Wilderness
  in fire weather zone 619...fire weather zone 620 south of
  Galice...and all of fire weather zone 621 in the Siskiyou
  Mountains.

* Counties affected by Watch:

  In Northern CA...western Siskiyou County.

  In Southwest OR...southern Curry County...south-central
  Josephine County...far southern Jackson County.

* Thunderstorms: Scattered thunderstorms with lightning
  activity level of 3. There will be local wetting rains...but
  most areas will get less than a tenth of an inch of rain with
  these storms.

* Timing: Scattered thunderstorms may occur Tuesday afternoon
  and evening.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.

* View the hazard area in detail at
  http://weather.gov/medford/hazard

$$


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