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Curry County Coast-Central Douglas County-
Eastern Curry County and Josephine County-
Eastern Douglas County Foothills-Jackson County-
South Central Oregon Cascades-
Siskiyou Mountains and Southern Oregon Cascades-Klamath Basin-
Including the cities of Brookings, Harbor, Gold Beach, Drain,
Elkton, Roseburg, Sutherlin, Green, Myrtle Creek, Canyonville,
Glendale, Grants Pass, Cave Junction, Steamboat, Toketee Falls,
Medford, Ashland, Crater Lake, Crescent Lake, Diamond Lake,
Union Creek, Howard Prairie, Siskiyou Summit, Altamont,
and Klamath Falls
927 AM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017
...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT SUNDAY...
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has issued an Air Quality
Alert...in effect until further notice.
Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate and could be at unhealthy
Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes...runny nose...aggravate
heart and lung diseases...and aggravate other serious health
problems.Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is
smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
For additional information...please visit the web site at
$$Fire Weather Watch
Western Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest-
636 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOR STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH
* Impacts: Strong, gusty wind with low relative humidity and
high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant
spread of new and existing fires.
* Affected area: In Southwest OR...Fire Weather Zone 619 in
portions of Coos...Curry...Josephine.
* Wind: Northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts 25 to 35 mph.
* Humidity: As low as 20 percent Saturday evening, then
recovering to 30 to 50 percent Saturday night into Sunday
morning before falling again to 20 to 30 percent Sunday
* View the hazard area in detail at
A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.