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Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 8:20 PM PDT on July 29, 2016


... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Sunday afternoon through
Sunday evening for gusty winds and low humidities in fire weather
zones 285 and 624...

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Monday afternoon through
Monday evening for gusty winds and low humidities in fire weather
zones 285 and 624...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Fire Weather
Watch... which is in effect from Sunday afternoon through Sunday
evening. A second Fire Weather Watch has also been issued from
Monday afternoon through Monday evening.

* Impacts: very low relative humidities and gusty winds Sunday
afternoon and evening will result in the potential for rapid
fire spread. Stronger winds on Monday with similarly low
relative humidities will result in a greater potential for rapid
fire spread over a larger area.

* Affected area:
in northern CA fire zone... .285.
In south central or fire zone... .624.

* Wind: - sunday: southwest 15 to 20 mph gusting 25 to 30 mph.
        - Monday: southwest 20 to 25 mph gusting 30 to 40 mph.

* Minimum relative humidity: 5 to 15 percent.

* Haines index: 5 (moderate).

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible red
flag warnings.





Record Report

Statement as of 5:37 PM PDT on July 29, 2016


... Record high temperature set at Montague CA...

a record high temperature of 106 degrees was set at Montague CA today.
This breaks the old record of 104 set in 2009.


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