Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
353 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

ORZ618>620-282300-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150729T1800Z/
SOUTHERN OREGON COAST-WESTERN ROGUE RIVER-
SISKIYOU NATIONAL FOREST-
WESTERN ROGUE BASIN INCLUDING THE ILLINOIS VALLEY-
353 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE
  FIRES TO SPREAD VERY RAPIDLY.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTHWEST OR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 618..619...620.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES IN JOSEPHINE...CURRY
  ...AND EXTREME SOUTHEASTERN COOS COUNTY AT NIGHT...ILLINOIS
  VALLEY OF JOSEPHINE COUNTY DURING THE AFTERNOON.

* WIND: NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* OVERNIGHT AND MORNING HUMIDITY: 20 TO 30 PERCENT.

* DAYTIME HUMIDITY: AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$

CAZ280-282300-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0013.000000T0000Z-150729T1800Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-
353 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE
  FIRES TO SPREAD VERY RAPIDLY.

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

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: IN NORTHERN CA...UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES
  ABOVE 4000 FT IN WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY.

* WINDS: NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* OVERNIGHT AND MORNING HUMIDITY: 20 TO 30 PERCENT ON RIDGES
  TUESDAY MORNING. THESE LOW HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED AGAIN TUESDAY
  NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* DAYTIME HUMIDITY: AS LOW AS 8 PERCENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$

ORZ621>623-282300-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0013.150729T0600Z-150729T1800Z/
SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS-EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY-SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
353 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
   11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE
  FIRES TO SPREAD VERY RAPIDLY.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTHWEST OR...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 621...
  622 AND 623.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES IN JOSEPHINE...
  JACKSON...AND EXTREME WESTERN KLAMATH COUNTIES.

* WIND: EAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* OVERNIGHT AND MORNING HUMIDITY: 20 TO 30 PERCENT.

* DAYTIME HUMIDITY: AS LOW AS 10 PERCENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$

ORZ617-282300-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0013.150729T0600Z-150729T1800Z/
UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-
353 AM PDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
   11 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* IMPACTS: STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE
  FIRES TO SPREAD VERY RAPIDLY.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTHWEST OR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 617.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES IN EASTERN DOUGLAS
  COUNTY.

* WIND: EAST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* OVERNIGHT AND MORNING HUMIDITY: 20 TO 30 PERCENT.

* DAYTIME HUMIDITY: AS LOW AS 12 PERCENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

$$

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