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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:08 AM PDT on September 23, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 25, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Wednesday morning through
late Wednesday night in or near wildfire burn scar areas...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for the wildfire burn scar areas of Siskiyou
County... including the Happy Camp... July... Beaver... and Oregon
Gulch complexes.

* Timing: Wednesday morning through late Wednesday night.

* Impacts of flooding: roads located below significantly burned
slopes and at and very near the mouths of canyons below wildfire
areas will be at risk for the potential of rapidly moving
landslides. These roads could become blocked. Falling trees and
rocks will also present a hazard.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
http://go.USA.Gov/zyv5

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 4:38 AM PDT on September 23, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on September 24, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
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.





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