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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:13 PM PDT on July 06, 2015

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on July 07, 2015


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM PDT Tuesday for
abundant lightning and gusty outflow winds for fire weather zones
610 and 640...

* affected area... fire weather zone 610... 611... and 640.

* Timing... the expected time for scattered thunderstorms will
be between 2 PM and 8 PM today and Tuesday.

* Lightning activity... 3 increasing to 4 after 5 PM for most areas
of 611 and southwest 640 and southern 610.

* Precipitation... some storms may bring brief heavy rain with
amounts up to one quarter of an inch of rain.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.





245 PM PDT Mon Jul 6 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this
   evening for scattered thunderstorms and dry fuels...

... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM to 11 PM PDT Tuesday
   for scattered thunderstorms and dry fuels...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 2 PM to 11 PM PDT Tuesday.

* Affected area:
in northern CA fire zones... 280... 281... 284.
In south central or fire zone... .624.
In southwest or fire zones... 617... 621... 622... 623.

* Counties affected: in northern CA... Siskiyou County.
In south central or... Douglas... Jackson... Josephine...
Klamath.

* Thunderstorms... scattered thunderstorm activity will continue
into Monday evening... then redevelop Tuesday afternoon and
evening.

* Outflow winds... wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph are possible.

* Impacts... dry lightning will be possible outside of the wet
cores. Multiple new fire starts from lightning strikes could
pose a threat to life and property... and may overwhelm initial
attack resources.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions... abundant lightning on
existing very dry fuels could cause numerous new fire ignitions.
Gusty and erratic outflow winds could also create explosive fire
growth potential.






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