Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
703 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

CAZ280-281-284-ORZ615-616-619-620-622-030315-
/O.CAN.KMFR.FW.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150803T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-
CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY INCLUDING SHASTA VALLEY-
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST-UMPQUA BASIN-
WESTERN ROGUE RIVER-SISKIYOU NATIONAL FOREST-
WESTERN ROGUE BASIN INCLUDING THE ILLINOIS VALLEY-
EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY-
703 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IS CANCELLED...

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

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 281...622...284...615...
  616...280...620 AND 619

$$

ORZ617-623-031415-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150803T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0017.150803T2100Z-150804T0600Z/
UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
703 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 11 PM PDT
   MONDAY...

* THUNDERSTORMS: ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MOSTLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WHILE STORMS WILL START OUT
  MOSTLY DRY...THEY WILL BECOME WETTER WITH TIME. SKIES WILL CLEAR
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING WITH SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING
  AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON.

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

* TIMING: THE GREATEST COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE DURING
  THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTHWEST OR...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 617 AND
  623.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: JOSEPHINE...JACKSON...KLAMATH...SISKIYOU.

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.

&&

$$

ORZ624-031415-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150803T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0017.150803T2100Z-150804T0600Z/
KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST-
703 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 11 PM PDT
  MONDAY...

* THUNDERSTORMS: ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MOSTLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WHILE STORMS WILL START OUT
  MOSTLY DRY...THEY WILL BECOME WETTER WITH TIME. SKIES WILL CLEAR
  EARLY MONDAY MORNING WITH SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING
  AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON.

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

* TIMING: THE GREATEST COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE DURING
  THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTH CENTRAL OR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 624.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: KLAMATH...LAKE.

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.

&&

$$

ORZ625-031415-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-150803T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0017.150803T2100Z-150804T0600Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN
LAKE AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTIES-
703 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 11 PM PDT
   MONDAY...

* THUNDERSTORMS: ISOLATED TO SCATTERED DRY THUNDERSTORMS WILL
  CONTINUE TONIGHT. WHILE STORMS WILL START OUT DRY...THEY WILL
  BECOME WETTER WITH TIME. SKIES WILL CLEAR EARLY MONDAY MORNING
  WITH SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON.

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

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTH CENTRAL OR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 625.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: LAKE AND HARNEY.

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.

&&

$$

ORZ621-031200-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150803T1200Z/
SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS-
703 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

* THUNDERSTORMS: ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MOSTLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WHILE STORMS WILL START OUT
  MOSTLY DRY...THEY WILL BECOME WETTER WITH TIME.

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

* TIMING: THE GREATEST COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE DURING
  THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN SOUTHWEST OR...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 621.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: JOSEPHINE...JACKSON...KLAMATH...SISKIYOU.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

CAZ285-031200-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150803T1200Z/
MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY-
703 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

* THUNDERSTORMS: ISOLATED TO SCATTERED MOSTLY DRY THUNDERSTORMS
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. WHILE STORMS WILL START OUT
  MOSTLY DRY...THEY WILL BECOME WETTER WITH TIME.

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

* TIMING: THE GREATEST COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE DURING
  THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN NORTHERN CA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 285.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: MODOC.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$


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