Douglas County, Oregon
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Fire Weather Warning
ORZ601>603-605>608-612-WAZ601-602-604-660-252300-
/O.CON.KPQR.FW.W.0004.160825T1900Z-160826T0400Z/
NORTH OREGON COAST-NORTH OREGON COAST RANGE-
EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST RANGE-
NORTH OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-CENTRAL OREGON CASCADE FOOTHILLS-
MT. HOOD NATIONAL FOREST - WEST OF CASCADE CREST-
WILLAMETTE NATIONAL FOREST-CENTRAL OREGON COASTAL STRIP-
SOUTH WASHINGTON COAST INCLUDING THE WEST WILLAPA HILLS-
EAST WILLAPA HILLS-CLARK COUNTY LOWLANDS-
EXTREME SOUTH WASHINGTON CASCADES-
356 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 9 PM PDT
THIS EVENING FOR SIGNIFICANTLY UNSTABLE CONDITIONS FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES OR601...OR602...OR603...OR605...OR606...OR607...
OR608...OR612...WA601...WA602...WA604 AND WA660...

* AFFECTED AREA...IN OREGON...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 601...602...
603...605...606...607...608 AND 612. IN WASHINGTON...FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 601...602...604 AND 660.

* HAINES...MID LEVEL HAINES 6 THURSDAY AFTERNOON WITH DRY AND
UNSTABLE CONDITIONS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 16 PERCENT AWAY FROM THE COAST AND
25 TO 35 PERCENT AT THE COAST.

* TEMPERATURES...90 TO 100...EXCEPT 80 TO 90 DEGREES AT THE COAST
AND IN CASCADE VALLEYS.

* IMPACTS...FIRE STARTS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID SPREAD
FROM SPOTTING AND FOR PLUME DOMINATED GROWTH DUE TO
INSTABILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG INSTABILITY AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY CAN CONTRIBUTE TO
EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

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Fire Weather Warning
ORZ616>620-623-260145-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160826T0600Z/
UMPQUA BASIN-UMPQUA NATIONAL FOREST-SOUTHERN OREGON COAST-
WESTERN ROGUE RIVER-SISKIYOU NATIONAL FOREST-
WESTERN ROGUE BASIN INCLUDING THE ILLINOIS VALLEY-
SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-
639 AM PDT THU AUG 25 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY THIS MORNING
AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 616...617...618...619...620 AND 623...

* IMPACTS: EAST WINDS...POOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY...AND
HIGH FIRE DANGER WILL LIKELY CONTRIBUTE TO A SIGNIFICANT SPREAD
OF NEW AND EXISTING FIRES AND STRONG...GUSTY WIND WITH LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND HIGH FIRE DANGER WILL LIKELY CONTRIBUTE TO
A SIGNIFICANT SPREAD OF NEW AND EXISTING FIRES.

* AFFECTED AREAS: IN SOUTHWEST OREGON...FIRE WEATHER ZONES...
616...617...618...619...620...623.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: IN SOUTH CENTRAL OR...KLAMATH. IN
SOUTHWEST OR...COOS...CURRY...DOUGLAS...JACKSON...JOSEPHINE.
IN WESTERN OR...LANE.

* WIND: THIS MORNING....NORTHEAST TO EAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 20
TO 30 MPH... PRIMARILY ON THE UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES.
THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS 15 TO 25
MPH TO INCLUDE IN THE VALLEYS.

* HUMIDITY RECOVERY: 25 TO 45 PERCENT ON UPPER SLOPES AND
RIDGES.

* MINIMUM HUMIDITY THURSDAY: 5 TO 15 PERCENT.

* 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
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE FIRES TO
SPREAD VERY RAPIDLY.

MONITOR NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
WEBSITE FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION... FORECASTS... AND WARNINGS.

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