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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
946 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

ORZ617-622-031700-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0026.140904T0400Z-140904T2200Z/
UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-EASTERN ROGUE VALLEY-
946 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR FOR THE COMBINATION OF STRONG
WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 617 AND
622...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 622 AND 617

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...RECOVERIES 20 TO 40 PERCENT WEDNESDAY NIGHT THEN
  MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY 10 TO 20 PERCENT ON THURSDAY.

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

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
MAY OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

$$


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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
946 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

ORZ623-031700-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0028.140903T1700Z-140904T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0026.140904T0600Z-140904T2200Z/
SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
946 PM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 11 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR HAINES OF 6 ON EXISTING FIRES FOR FIRE ZONE 623...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR FOR THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE ZONE 623...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONE 623.

* HAINES...6 (BOTH MID AND HIGH LEVELS).

* TEMPERATURES/HUMIDITY...HIGH TEMPERATURES 70 TO 80 WITH
  RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT 10 TO 20 PERCENT WITH RECOVERIES 20 TO
  40 PERCENT.

* WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...POSSIBLE PLUME DOMINATED BEHAVIOR ON ACTIVE FIRES ON
  WEDNESDAY. IN ADDITION...STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
  HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE FIRES TO SPREAD VERY RAPIDLY WEDNESDAY
  EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
MAY OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG
WARNINGS.

&&

$$

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