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California, Western Siskiyou County

Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory

Statement as of 2:36 PM PDT on June 24, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on June 25, 2017


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT
Sunday...
... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM PDT Sunday...

* temperatures... as high as 110 in valley locations. Overnight
lows will be in the mid to upper 60s so relief from the heat
will be limited. Highest temperatures are expected today.

* Locations in the warning include... Medford, Ashland, Grants
Pass, Lost Creek Lake, Glendale, Tri-City and Seiad Valley.

* Locations in the advisory include... Roseburg, Camas Valley,
Powers, Prospect, Steamboat, Yreka, Happy Camp and Weed.

* Impacts... long outdoor exposure will increase chances for heat
related illness, especially for sensitive groups and people
without access to ac. Heat stress possible for livestock with
limited relief from the heat overnight. Area waterways are
running very cold and fast, increasing the risk for
hypothermia and water rescues.

* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/mfr/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* beat the heat, check the backseat. Never leave people or pets
in vehicles.

* Rivers are dangerously cold and have strong currents. Wear a
lift jacket if swimming.

* Monitor older adults, Young children and those who are sick.

* Take plenty of rest breaks in shade or air conditioning.

* Drink water before, during and after activities.





Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:40 PM PDT on June 24, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on June 27, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 2 PM Sunday to 11 PM PDT Monday
for abundant lightning on dry fuels for fire weather zone 280...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 2 PM Sunday to 11 PM PDT Monday.
The Fire Weather Watch has been upgraded.

* 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
carry fire.

* Thunderstorms: scattered to numerous over the mountains...
isolated over the valleys.

* Timing: thunderstorm coverage is expected to be greatest in the
afternoons and evenings.

* Affected area: in northern CA... fire weather zone 280.

* Counties affected: in northern CA... Siskiyou.

* 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. Scattered thunderstorms
combined with dry fuels create conditions where many fire starts
may occur in a short period of time.






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