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South Central Oregon Desert including the BLM Land in Eastern Lake
and Western Harney Counties-
202 PM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING FOR ABUNDANT LIGHTNING ON DRY FUELS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE
The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Fire Weather
Watch...which is in effect from Monday morning through Monday
* Impacts: Lightning and dry fine fuels will likely result in new
fire starts. Gusty thunderstorm winds could contribute to fire
spread. Despite rainfall, initial attack resources could be
overwhelmed and holdover fires are possible.
* Fuels: While heavy fuel moistures may not be conducive to
significant fire growth, finer fuels are dry and may ignite and
* Thunderstorms: Isolated to scattered.
* Affected area: In South Central OR...Fire Weather Zone 625.
* Counties affected: In South Central OR...Harney...Lake.
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A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red