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Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Central Siskiyou County Including Shasta Valley; Modoc County Except for the Surprise Valley; Shasta-Trinity National Forest in Siskiyou County; Siskiyou County from the Cascade Mountains East and South to Mt Shasta

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty east winds and low humidities Sunday night into Monday... .Gusty winds with poor humidity recoveries will develop on higher elevation areas in the southern coastal ranges, Siskiyous and western Siskiyou County Sunday night. Humidities will lower further Monday with gusty east winds remaining from the coastal ranges and inland to Cascades at mostly higher elevations. Also low humidity with occasional gusty east to southeast winds and are expected to reach the valley floors at times in the Rogue Valley in Jackson and Josephine Counties during the day Monday. Winds are not expected to be as strong as the east wind event that occured three weeks ago, but this event should still be taken seriously. People should avoid creating ANY sparks or starting fires. Take precautions when using power tools and driving and parking offroad. Winds will lower Monday night but expect continued hot and dry weather through Thursday. ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 8 PM PDT MONDAY FOR STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 281...282...284 AND 285...

* 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 Weather Zone 281, and Fire Weather Zones 282...284 and 285.

* Wind: East 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Humidity: As low as 7 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* Strong winds and low relative humidities will cause fires to spread very rapidly.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Coastal Mendocino; Hoopa; Interior Mendocino; Lake County Portion of Lake-Napa-Sonoma Unit; Lower Middle Klamath; North Coast; Trinity; Upper Smith; Van Duzen, Mad River; W Mendocino NF, E Mendocino Unit

NWS Eureka (Northwest California Coast)

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions through Monday... .Gusty east and northeast winds, very low humidity and extremely dry fuels will result in critical fire weather conditions today through Monday. ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT MONDAY...

* WIND...East to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 50 mph. Highest gusts will occur across exposed ridgetops.

* HUMIDITY...Daytime humidity values from 5 to 15 percent with very poor recoveries during Sunday night.

* IMPACTS...Any new or existing fires will likely spread rapidly. Extreme fire safety precautions should be exercised to prevent any additional fires. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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.


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Eastern Rogue Valley; Siskiyou Mountains; Southern Oregon Cascades; Western Rogue Basin including the Illinois Valley; Western Siskiyou National Forest

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty east winds and low humidities Sunday night into Monday... .Gusty winds with poor humidity recoveries will develop on higher elevation areas in the southern coastal ranges, Siskiyous and western Siskiyou County Sunday night. Humidities will lower further Monday with gusty east winds remaining from the coastal ranges and inland to Cascades at mostly higher elevations. Also low humidity with occasional gusty east to southeast winds and are expected to reach the valley floors at times in the Rogue Valley in Jackson and Josephine Counties during the day Monday. Winds are not expected to be as strong as the east wind event that occured three weeks ago, but this event should still be taken seriously. People should avoid creating ANY sparks or starting fires. Take precautions when using power tools and driving and parking offroad. Winds will lower Monday night but expect continued hot and dry weather through Thursday. ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT TO 8 PM PDT MONDAY FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280... 619...620...621...622 AND 623...

* Impacts: East winds, poor relative humidity recovery, low daytime humidity, and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected area: In Northern CA Fire Weather Zone 280 including the Slater and Devil fires. In Southwest OR Fire Weather Zones 619...620 including the Slater fire and portions of the Rogue Valley...621...622 including the Obenchain Fire and the Rogue Valley...623 south of Crater Lake.

* Wind: East to southeast 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Gusts to 40 mph on the ridges. Strongest valley winds will be in southeast to northwest oriented drainages like the Bear Creek Valley near Ashland.

* Humidity: Sunday night humidity recovery of only 20 to 30 percent on the upper slopes and ridges. Daytime humidity as low as 10 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* Strong winds and low relative humidities will cause fires to spread very rapidly.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Southern Oregon Coast

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty east winds and low humidities Sunday night into Monday... .Gusty winds with poor humidity recoveries will develop on higher elevation areas in the southern coastal ranges, Siskiyous and western Siskiyou County Sunday night. Humidities will lower further Monday with gusty east winds remaining from the coastal ranges and inland to Cascades at mostly higher elevations. Also low humidity with occasional gusty east to southeast winds and are expected to reach the valley floors at times in the Rogue Valley in Jackson and Josephine Counties during the day Monday. Winds are not expected to be as strong as the east wind event that occured three weeks ago, but this event should still be taken seriously. People should avoid creating ANY sparks or starting fires. Take precautions when using power tools and driving and parking offroad. Winds will lower Monday night but expect continued hot and dry weather through Thursday. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT TO 8 PM PDT MONDAY FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 618... The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning...which is in effect from midnight Sunday night to 8 PM PDT Monday.

* Impacts: East winds, poor relative humidity recovery, low daytime humidity, and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected area: In Southwest OR...Fire Weather Zone 618.

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

* Humidity: Daytime humidity as low as 10 percent. Nighttime humidity recovery only around 20 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* Strong winds and low relative humidities will cause fires to spread very rapidly.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Western Klamath National Forest

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty east winds and low humidities Sunday night into Monday... .Gusty winds with poor humidity recoveries will develop on higher elevation areas in the southern coastal ranges, Siskiyous and western Siskiyou County Sunday night. Humidities will lower further Monday with gusty east winds remaining from the coastal ranges and inland to Cascades at mostly higher elevations. Also low humidity with occasional gusty east to southeast winds and are expected to reach the valley floors at times in the Rogue Valley in Jackson and Josephine Counties during the day Monday. Winds are not expected to be as strong as the east wind event that occured three weeks ago, but this event should still be taken seriously. People should avoid creating ANY sparks or starting fires. Take precautions when using power tools and driving and parking offroad. Winds will lower Monday night but expect continued hot and dry weather through Thursday. ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT SUNDAY NIGHT TO 8 PM PDT MONDAY FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280... 619...620...621...622 AND 623...

* Impacts: East winds, poor relative humidity recovery, low daytime humidity, and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected area: In Northern CA Fire Weather Zone 280 including the Slater and Devil fires. In Southwest OR Fire Weather Zones 619...620 including the Slater fire and portions of the Rogue Valley...621...622 including the Obenchain Fire and the Rogue Valley...623 south of Crater Lake.

* Wind: East to southeast 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Gusts to 40 mph on the ridges. Strongest valley winds will be in southeast to northwest oriented drainages like the Bear Creek Valley near Ashland.

* Humidity: Sunday night humidity recovery of only 20 to 30 percent on the upper slopes and ridges. Daytime humidity as low as 10 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* Strong winds and low relative humidities will cause fires to spread very rapidly.

* One less spark, one less wildfire.


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