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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
251 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

CAZ281-284-240600-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0033.000000T0000Z-140924T0600Z/
CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY INCLUDING SHASTA VALLEY-
SISKIYOU COUNTY FROM THE CASCADE MOUNTAINS EAST AND SOUTH TO MT
SHASTA-
251 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 281 AND 284...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 281 AND 284.

* WIND: SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH. IN THE
  SHASTA VALLEY: SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH...
  STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE IN THE WEED AREA.

* MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 17 TO 25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF STRONG...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
  RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ON CRITICALLY DRY FUELS WILL RESULT IN
  THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID FIRE SPREAD.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
251 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

CAZ285-ORZ624-625-241200-
/O.CON.KMFR.FW.W.0033.000000T0000Z-140925T0600Z/
MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY-
KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST-
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN
LAKE AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTIES-
251 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 285...624 AND 625...

* AFFECTED AREA: FIRE WEATHER ZONES 285...624 AND 625.

* WIND: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH.

* MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 12 TO 25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS: THE COMBINATION OF STRONG...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW
  RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ON CRITICALLY DRY FUELS WILL RESULT IN
  THE POTENTIAL FOR RAPID FIRE SPREAD.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/ZYV5

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

SPILDE

VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
134 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL APPROACH THE AREA TODAY INTO WEDNESDAY
BRINGING BREEZY AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS ALONG WITH LOW
HUMIDITIES. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE OVER THE
NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS AS THE SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH. HUMIDITIES WILL
BE HIGHER IN THE BURNEY BASIN AND LASSEN FOREST ON WEDNESDAY WITH
PRECIPITATION POSSIBLE BY WEDNESDAY EVENING. GUSTY WINDS AND
HIGHER HUMIDITIES EXPECTED ON THURSDAY.

CAZ214-221-268-269-241300-
/O.CON.KSTO.FW.W.0013.140923T2100Z-140925T0300Z/
BURNEY BASIN AND NORTHEAST PLATEAU IN SHASTA COUNTY INCLUDING
NORTHWEST LASSEN NF NORTH OF LASSEN NP-
STANISLAUS NF WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST-
NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING LASSEN NP AND PLUMAS AND LASSEN NF/S
WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST (WEST OF EVANS PEAK-GRIZZLY PEAK-
BECKWORTH PEAK)-
NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING THE TAHOE AND ELDORADO NF/S WEST OF THE
SIERRA CREST-
134 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 214...
221...268 AND 269...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 214 BURNEY BASIN AND
  NORTHEAST PLATEAU IN SHASTA COUNTY INCLUDING NORTHWEST LASSEN
  NF NORTH OF LASSEN NP...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 221 STANISLAUS NF
  WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 268 NORTHERN
  SIERRA INCLUDING LASSEN NP AND PLUMAS AND LASSEN NF/S WEST OF
  THE SIERRA CREST (WEST OF EVANS PEAK-GRIZZLY PEAK-BECKWORTH
  PEAK) AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 269 NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING THE
  TAHOE AND ELDORADO NF/S WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 12 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. LOCAL
  GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH ON THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN PEAKS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15-25 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES ON
  CRITICALLY DRY FUELS WILL PROVIDE AN ENVIRONMENT FOR POSSIBLE
  RAPID FIRE SPREAD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1102 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY ACROSS NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA
AND FAR NORTHWESTERN NEVADA ON WEDNESDAY...

CAZ270-271-278-NVZ458-241200-
/O.UPG.KREV.FW.A.0008.140924T1800Z-140925T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KREV.FW.W.0017.140924T1500Z-140925T0600Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-
EASTERN SIERRA-EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
1102 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA AND
FAR NORTHWESTERN NEVADA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 8 AM TO 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 270 SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA...
  FIRE ZONE 271 WESTERN LASSEN-EASTERN PLUMAS-EASTERN SIERRA-
  EASTERN NEVADA COUNTIES...FIRE ZONE 278 EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY
  AND FIRE ZONE 458 NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
  LOCALLY STRONGER GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH POSSIBLE.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 15%.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL
  CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS WEATHER CONDITIONS CAN CAUSE FIRES TO
GROW RAPIDLY IN SIZE AND INTENSITY BEFORE FIRST RESPONDERS CAN
CONTAIN THEM. AVOID DOING OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THAT CAN CREATE A
SPARK NEAR DRY VEGETATION...SUCH AS YARD WORK...TARGET SHOOTING...
OR CAMPFIRES. CONTINUE TO CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO FOR UPDATES AND
PREPAREDNESS TIPS.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1102 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY ACROSS NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA
AND FAR NORTHWESTERN NEVADA ON WEDNESDAY...

CAZ272-241200-
/O.NEW.KREV.FW.W.0017.140924T1200Z-140925T0600Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
1102 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE TAHOE BASIN...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 5 AM TO 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 272 GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 20%.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY WILL
  CREATE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS WEATHER CONDITIONS CAN CAUSE FIRES TO
GROW RAPIDLY IN SIZE AND INTENSITY BEFORE FIRST RESPONDERS CAN
CONTAIN THEM. AVOID DOING OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THAT CAN CREATE A
SPARK NEAR DRY VEGETATION...SUCH AS YARD WORK...TARGET SHOOTING...
OR CAMPFIRES. CONTINUE TO CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO FOR UPDATES AND
PREPAREDNESS TIPS.

&&

$$

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