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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
250 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

CAZ285-ORZ624-625-291400-
/O.UPG.KMFR.FW.A.0016.160829T1900Z-160830T0500Z/
/O.NEW.KMFR.FW.W.0017.160829T1900Z-160830T0400Z/
MODOC COUNTY EXCEPT FOR THE SURPRISE VALLEY-
KLAMATH BASIN AND THE FREMONT-WINEMA NATIONAL FOREST-
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON DESERT INCLUDING THE BLM LAND IN EASTERN
LAKE AND WESTERN HARNEY COUNTIES-
250 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM PDT MONDAY FOR
   COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR
   FIRE WEATHER ZONES 285...624 AND 625...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM PDT MONDAY. THE
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA: IN NORTHERN CA FIRE ZONE....285. IN SOUTH
  CENTRAL OR FIRE ZONES...624...625.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED: IN NORTHERN CA...MODOC. IN SOUTH CENTRAL
  OR...KLAMATH...LAKE.

* WIND: SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* HUMIDITY: AS LOW AS 5-10 PERCENT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE FIRES TO
SPREAD VERY RAPIDLY.

&&

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VISIT US AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
300 PM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...HOT, DRY, WINDY, AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS ON MONDAY...

.STRENGTHENING SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL CAUSE GUSTY
SOUTHWEST WINDS ACROSS EASTERN OREGON MONDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. ADDITIONALLY -  A HOT, DRY, AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS
WILL BRING HAINES 6 CONDITIONS AND AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITY LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

ORZ636-637-646-292130-
/O.NEW.KBOI.FW.W.0009.160829T1900Z-160830T0300Z/
BURNS BLM-VALE BLM-BAKER VALLEY-
300 PM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016 /200 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016/

...A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM MDT /NOON PDT/ TO 9
PM MDT /8 PM PDT/ MONDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY,
AND HIGH HAINES FOR THE BURNS BLM, VALE BLM, AND BAKER VALLEY -
WHICH ARE FIRE WEATHER ZONES 636, 637, AND 646...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BOISE HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY, AND HIGH HAINES
FROM FROM 1 PM MDT /NOON PDT/ TO 9 PM MDT /8 PM PDT/ MONDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH, WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...LESS THAN 10 PERCENT.

* HAINES...6 ACROSS THE BURNS AND VALE BLM IN THE AFTERNOON.
           HAINES 6 ACROSS THE BAKER VALLEY AFTER 1600 PDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY.

&&

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Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1151 AM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

CAZ270-278-NVZ450-458-291400-
/O.NEW.KREV.FW.A.0010.160830T2000Z-160831T0400Z/
SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA-EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY-
WESTERN NEVADA SIERRA FRONT-NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY-
1151 AM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR ALONG THE
SIERRA FRONT FROM DOUGLAS COUNTY TO THE OREGON BORDER...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RENO HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE ZONE 270 SURPRISE VALLEY CALIFORNIA, FIRE
  ZONE 278 EASTERN LASSEN COUNTY, FIRE ZONE 450 WESTERN NEVADA
  SIERRA FRONT AND FIRE ZONE 458 NORTHERN WASHOE COUNTY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AFTERNOON HUMIDTY WILL BOTTOM OUT AT 7 TO 15%.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY CAN
  CAUSE FIRE TO RAPIDLY GROW IN SIZE AND INTENSITY BEFORE FIRST
  RESPONDERS CAN CONTAIN THEM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES THAT CAN CAUSE A SPARK NEAR DRY
VEGETATION, SUCH AS YARD WORK, TARGET SHOOTING, OR CAMPFIRES.
FOLLOW LOCAL FIRE RESTRICTIONS. CHECK WEATHER.GOV/RENO FOR
UPDATES AND LIVINGWITHFIRE.INFO FOR PREPAREDNESS TIPS.

&&

$$

HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/RENO


Air Quality Alert


CAC019-029-031-039-107-292300-
FRESNO-KERN-KINGS-MADERA-TULARE-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CA
208 PM PDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT IS
CONTINUING AN AIR QUALITY ALERT DUE TO SMOKE IMPACTS FROM THE
SURROUNDING WILDFIRES FOR TULARE AND THE VALLEY PORTION OF KERN
COUNTIES.  THE DISTRICT IS ALSO ISSUING AN AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR
FRESNO, KINGS, AND MADERA COUNTIES.

THIS AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON AUGUST
29.

EXPOSURE TO PARTICLE POLLUTION CAN CAUSE SERIOUS HEALTH PROBLEMS,
AGGRAVATE LUNG DISEASE, CAUSE ASTHMA ATTACKS AND ACUTE
BRONCHITIS, AND INCREASE RISK OF RESPIRATORY INFECTIONS.

RESIDENTS ARE ADVISED TO USE CAUTION AS CONDITIONS WARRANT.
PEOPLE WITH HEART OR LUNG DISEASES SHOULD FOLLOW THEIR DOCTORS
ADVICE FOR DEALING WITH EPISODES OF UNHEALTHY AIR QUALITY.

ADDITIONALLY, OLDER ADULTS AND CHILDREN SHOULD AVOID PROLONGED
EXPOSURE, STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES OR HEAVY EXERTION, AS CONDITIONS
DICTATE.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CALL YOUR LOCAL SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY
AIR DISTRICT OFFICE.

MODESTO 209-557-6400, FRESNO 559-230-6000, BAKERSFIELD 661-381-
1809

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
315 AM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

WYZ001>020-022>030-291200-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-JACKSON HOLE-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-STAR VALLEY-
SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
315 AM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR YELLOWSTONE PARK AND THE
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

TODAY...EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF
NORTHWEST WYOMING...FOR BREEZY WINDS AND LOW RH. ELEVATED FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE DUE TO LOW RH...BUT WINDS WILL
GENERALLY BE WEAKER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

WEDNESDAY...CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS WEST.
BREEZY...WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH AND
CENTRAL WYOMING WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.

THURSDAY...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
245 AM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-291300-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
245 AM MDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BRING THE
THREAT OF LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL...LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND
LIGHTNING TO MAINLY SOUTHERN UTAH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

DRYING AND VERY WARM DURING THE EARLY PORTION OF THE UPCOMING
WEEK. THE NEXT PUSH OF MONSOON MOISTURE IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN MID
WEEK. CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY
ACROSS THE WESTERN VALLEYS MID TO LATE WEEK DUE TO THE COMBINATION
OF INCREASING WINDS...DRY MICROBURTS...AND LOW HUMIDITY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

ROGOWSKI/KRUSE

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

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