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California, Modoc County

Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 4:51 AM PDT on August 28, 2016

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on August 30, 2016

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Monday afternoon
through Monday evening for strong gusty wind with low rh for fire
weather zones 285... 624 and 625...

* 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 northern CA fire zone... .285.
In south central or fire zones... 624... 625.

* Counties affected:
in northern CA... Modoc.
In south central or... Harney... Klamath... lake.

* Wind: southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Humidity: as low as around 10 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.

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