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Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch

Statement as of 1:54 PM PDT on June 24, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EDT on June 27, 2017


... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 11 PM PDT Sunday for
very hot and dry conditions for fire weather zone 640...
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Monday morning
through Monday evening for abundant lightning and gusty outflow
winds for fire weather zone 640...

The National Weather Service in Pendleton has issued a red flag
warning, which is in effect from 11 am to 11 PM PDT Sunday.

In addition, a Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Monday
morning through Monday evening.

* Affected area... in orz640... fire weather zone 640.

* Timing... a combination of Haines 6 values and low humidity will
begin late Sunday morning and continue through early Sunday
evening. In addition, thunderstorms will develop in central
Oregon Monday morning then eastern Oregon Monday afternoon.

* Haines... level 6 is expected Sunday morning and afternoon
though it will drop to 5 in portions of central Oregon by late
afternoon.

* Humidity... humidity will drop below 15 percent late Sunday
morning and continue into early evening before rising.

* Lightning activity... 4 is expected on Monday which means
frequent lightning is expected and moderate rain is commonly
produced.

* Precipitation... storms on Monday will initially bring little
precipitation but will gradually become wet with some storms
producing moderate to heavy downpours.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
in The Grasses and shrubs. Outdoor burning is not
recommended.

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.

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... .or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.






154 PM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Monday morning
through Monday evening for abundant lightning and gusty outflow
winds for fire weather zone 644...

* affected area... in orz644... fire weather zone 644.

* Timing... thunderstorms will develop in central Oregon Monday
morning then eastern Oregon Monday afternoon.

* Lightning activity... 4 which means frequent lightning is
expected and moderate rain is commonly produced.

* Precipitation... storms will initially bring little
precipitation but will gradually become wet with some storms
producing moderate to heavy downpours.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
in The Grasses and shrubs. Outdoor burning is not
recommended.

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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