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Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 10:05 AM PDT on July 31, 2015

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on August 02, 2015


... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening...

* thunderstorms: thunderstorms are expected to be confined to the
Cascades and Siskiyous today. However... isolated to scattered
dry thunderstorms are possible from late Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening. Thunderstorms are more likely to be
scattered in the mountains with isolated storms in the valleys.

* Impacts: dry thunderstorms with gusty and erratic outflow winds
will create erratic fire behavior and new fire starts.

* Affected area:
in southwest or... fire weather zones 615... 619... 620 and 622.

* Counties affected: Curry... Josephine... Jackson.

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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1005 am PDT Fri Jul 31 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM PDT this
evening...
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening...

* impacts to existing fires: very dry and unstable conditions
will support extreme fire behavior. Plume domination is
possible with locally generated erratic and gusty winds.
Spotting could be a problem. In addition... strong and gusty
outflow winds from thunderstorms over the Cascades may affect
ongoing fires.

* Ongoing fires affected by Haines 6: Cable Crossing.

* Fire weather zones affected: eastern portion of 616.

* Counties affected: Douglas.

* Fire Weather Watch information: isolated to scattered dry
thunderstorms are possible over the eastern and southern
portion of fire weather zone 616 on Saturday. Additional starts
and extreme fire behavior will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that extreme fire conditions are
occurring or imminent.

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






Record Report

Statement as of 1:52 AM PDT on July 31, 2015


... Record high temperature set at Medford or...

a record high temperature of 108 degrees was set at Medford or yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 107 set in 2003.


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