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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 2:58 PM PDT on August 29, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 30, 2016


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM PDT this evening
   for strong gusty wind with low rh for fire weather zones
   285... 624 and 625...
... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM to 8 PM PDT Tuesday for
   strong gusty wind with low rh for fire weather zones 285...
   624 and 625...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 2 PM to 8 PM PDT Tuesday.

* Affected area:
in northern CA fire zone... .285.
In south central or fire zones... 624... 625.

* Counties affected:
in northern CA... Modoc.
In south central or... Harney... Klamath... lake.

* Wind: southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Humidity: as low as 7 to 8 percent.

* Impacts: strong, gusty wind with low relative humidity and high
fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new
and existing fires.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
will occur shortly.

Strong winds and low relative humidities will cause any new fires
to spread very rapidly.

One less spark... one less wildfire.

Strong winds and low relative humidities will cause fires to
spread very rapidly.




Visit US at www.Weather.Gov/Medford



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