North Central and Southeast Siskiyou County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 4:33 AM PDT on July 22, 2014

...Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to 11 PM PDT this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 284 and 624...

* affected areas: fire weather zones 284 and 624.

* Thunderstorms...scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected late this morning through this evening. Coverage is expected to be most extensive in the northern portion of zone 624.

* Outflow winds...30 to 50 mph gusts are possible.

* Impacts...scattered to numerous thunderstorms combined with existing dry fuels will result in many fire starts in a short period of time. Significant rainfall is expected with some of the thunderstorms...but fire spread is likely in areas that do not receive wetting rain and as drying occurs in the days that follow the thunderstorms.

* 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. These conditions will contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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