Modoc County, California
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Fire Weather Warning
CAZ280>282-284-285-292300-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0021.140729T2100Z-140730T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0019.140730T2100Z-140731T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-
CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY INCLUDING SHASTA VALLEY-SHASTA-
TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST IN SISKIYOU COUNTY-
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY-
353 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281...282...284...AND 285...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 280...281...282... 284...AND 285...

* AFFECTED AREAS: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281...282...284...AND
285.

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...DIMINISHING IN COVERAGE LATE TONIGHT
THEN LIKELY EXPANDING IN COVERAGE ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...30 TO 40 MPH GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE ON BOTH DAYS.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS COMBINED WITH EXISTING VERY
DRY FUELS WILL RESULT IN MANY FIRE STARTS IN A SHORT PERIOD OF
TIME. SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED WITH SOME OF THE
THUNDERSTORMS...BUT FIRE SPREAD IS LIKELY IN AREAS THAT DO NOT
RECEIVE WETTING RAIN.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

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

&&

$$

Fire Weather Watch
CAZ280>282-284-285-292300-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0021.140729T2100Z-140730T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.A.0019.140730T2100Z-140731T0600Z/
WESTERN KLAMATH NATIONAL FOREST-
CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY INCLUDING SHASTA VALLEY-SHASTA-
TRINITY NATIONAL FOREST IN SISKIYOU COUNTY-
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY-
353 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
11 PM PDT THIS EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281...282...284...AND 285...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING WITH DRY FUELS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 280...281...282... 284...AND 285...

* AFFECTED AREAS: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280...281...282...284...AND
285.

* THUNDERSTORMS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...DIMINISHING IN COVERAGE LATE TONIGHT
THEN LIKELY EXPANDING IN COVERAGE ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* OUTFLOW WINDS...30 TO 40 MPH GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE ON BOTH DAYS.

* IMPACTS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS COMBINED WITH EXISTING VERY
DRY FUELS WILL RESULT IN MANY FIRE STARTS IN A SHORT PERIOD OF
TIME. SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED WITH SOME OF THE
THUNDERSTORMS...BUT FIRE SPREAD IS LIKELY IN AREAS THAT DO NOT
RECEIVE WETTING RAIN.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

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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