Bandon, OR

5:47 PM PDT on August 24, 2016 (GMT -0700)
KORBANDO2 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 77 ft 43.12 °N, 124.43 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

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Gusts 13.0 mph

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Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
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Windchill 45 °F
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:33 AM 8:04 PM
Waning Gibbous, 51% visible
METAR KOTH 250035Z 35014KT 10SM CLR 17/12 A3006 RMK AO1
Pressure 30.06 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Windchill 45 °F
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:33 AM 8:04 PM
Waning Gibbous, 51% visible
METAR KOTH 250035Z 35014KT 10SM CLR 17/12 A3006 RMK AO1

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:46 PM PDT Aug. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from noon to 9 PM PDT Thursday for
significantly unstable conditions for fire weather zones or601...
or602... or603... or605... or606... or607... or608... or612... wa601...
wa602... wa604 and wa660...

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued a red flag
warning for significantly unstable conditions... which is in
effect from noon to 9 PM PDT Thursday.

* Affected area... in Oregon... fire weather zones 601... 602...
603... 605... 606... 607... 608 and 612. In Washington... fire
weather zones 601... 602... 604 and 660.

* Haines... mid level Haines 6 Thursday afternoon with dry and
unstable conditions.

* Relative humidity... as low as 16 percent away from the immediate
coast.

* Temperatures... peaking Thursday afternoon in the mid to upper
90s... except around 90 degrees in the north Oregon Coast Range
and Cascade valleys.

* Impacts... fire starts will have the potential for rapid spread
from spotting and for plume dominated growth due to
instability.

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.




217 PM PDT Wed Aug 24 2016

... Red flag warning in effect from 11 PM this evening to 11 PM PDT
Thursday for east wind with poor overnight rh recovery tonight and
strong gusty wind with low rh Thursday afternoon and evening for
fire weather zones 616... 617... 618... 619... 620 and 623...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to 11 PM PDT
Thursday.

* Impacts: east winds, poor relative humidity recovery, and high
fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new
and existing fires and strong, gusty wind with low relative
humidity and high fire danger will likely contribute to a
significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected areas:
in southwest Oregon...
fire weather zones... 616... 617... 618... 619... 620... 623.

* Counties affected:
in south central or... Klamath.
In southwest or... Coos... Curry... Douglas... Jackson... Josephine.
In western or... Lane.

* Wind:
   tonight... .northeast to east 10 to 15 mph with gusts 20 to 30
              mph, primarily on the upper slopes and ridges.
   Thursday... becoming north 10 to 15 mph with gusts 15 to 25 mph
              to include in the valleys.

* Humidity recovery: 25 to 45 percent on upper slopes and ridges.

* Minimum humidity thursday: 5 to 15 percent.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly.

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

Monitor NOAA Weather Radio and the National Weather Service
website for the latest information, forecasts, and warnings.