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Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:43 AM PDT on July 31, 2015


... Fire Weather Watch for isolated dry thunderstorms over very
dry fuels in effect from Saturday afternoon through Saturday
evening...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Fire Weather
Watch... which is in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening.

* Thunderstorms: isolated dry thunderstorms possible from late
Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening.

* Impacts: dry thunderstorms may cause new fire starts and
outflow winds may cause erratic fire behavior.

* Affected area: in southwest or... fire weather zone 615.

* Counties affected: Coos and Douglas.

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.





343 am PDT Fri Jul 31 2015

... Red flag warning in effect until 9 PM PDT this evening for
Haines index 6 over the Cable Crossing fire...

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening for possible dry lightning on very dry fuels...

The red flag warning for high Haines over existing fires remains
in effect until 11 PM.The National Weather Service in Medford has
issued a Fire Weather Watch for possible dry lightning on very dry
fuels which is 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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