Jackson County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 5:01 AM PDT on July 07, 2015

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to
11 PM PDT this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels...

* affected area:
in northern CA fire zones... 280... 281... 284.
In south central or fire zone... .624.
In southwest or fire zones... 617... 619... 620... 621... 622... 623
and southeastern portion of 616.

* Counties affected:
in northern CA... Siskiyou County.
In southwest and south central or... Klamath... Jackson...
Josephine... southeast Douglas and southeast Curry.

* Thunderstorms... scattered thunderstorms are expected to
develop again this afternoon and this evening.

* Outflow winds... wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph are possible.

* Impacts... dry lightning will be possible outside of the wet
cores. Multiple new fire starts from lightning strikes could
pose a threat to life and property... and may overwhelm
initial attack resources.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions... abundant lightning on
existing very dry fuels could cause numerous new fire ignitions.
Gusty and erratic outflow winds could also create explosive fire
growth potential.