Central Siskiyou County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Heat Advisory
Statement as of 2:50 PM PDT on July 31, 2015

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday...

A heat advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday.

* Temperature: highs of 100 to 110 degrees today with
temperatures only cooling a few degrees on Saturday.

* Locations include: Etna... Fort Jones... Greenview... Yreka...

* Impacts: there is an elevated risk of heat exhaustion and
heat stroke. Those who are elderly... sick... or Young are
more susceptible to heat related illnesses.

* View the hazard area in detail at

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* do not leave pets or children in automobiles for any length of

* Use caution near area rivers... which are cold and can have
strong currents... and be sure to wear a life jacket.

* Drink plenty of water and seek shade.

* Take plenty of rest breaks.

Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 11:27 PM PDT on July 31, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 2 PM to 11 PM PDT
... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Sunday afternoon
through late Sunday night...

* thunderstorms: isolated to scattered dry thunderstorms late
Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening. Isolated to
scattered thunderstorms are also possible Sunday.

* Impacts: low humidities... hot temperatures... dry
thunderstorms with gusty and erratic outflow winds... and
increasing thunderstorm activity will create erratic fire
behavior on existing fires and new fire starts.

* Affected area: in northern CA... fire weather zones 280... 281
and 284.

* Counties affected: Siskiyou.

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 05:40 PM PDT on July 31, 2015

... Record high temperature set at Montague CA...

a record high temperature of 106 degrees was set at Montague CA today.
This breaks the old record of 102 set in 2014.

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