Klamath

Fire Weather Warning:

Issued at: 2:22 PM PDT on July 31, 2014, expires at: 11:00 PM PDT on August 02, 2014
  • ...Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280...281...284...285...617...621...622 and 623...
  • affected areas: fire weather zones 280...281...284...285... 617...621...622 and 623...
  • thunderstorms...scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening...diminishing overnight.
  • Outflow winds...30 to 40 mph gusts are possible.
  • Impacts...scattered thunderstorms combined with existing very 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.
  • 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. 153 PM PDT Thu Jul 31 2014 ...Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday for thunderstorms producing abundant lightning across fire weather zones or610...or611...or640...or642 and or644... A red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday.
  • Affected area...in orz610...fire weather zone 610 east slopes of central Oregon Cascades. In orz611...fire weather zone 611 Deschutes National Forest. In orz640...fire weather zone 640 central mountains of Oregon. In orz642...fire weather zone 642 southern blue and Strawberry mountains. In orz644...fire weather zone 644 central Blue Mountains.
  • Timing...scattered thunderstorms will develop again each afternoon and evening through Saturday.
  • Thunderstorms...some of the thunderstorms could produce erratic winds with gusts to 40 mph and pea to Marble size hail.
  • Precipitation...there will be a mix of wet and dry thunderstorms with anywhere from a few hundredths of an inch to over one quarter inch of rain possible.
  • Lightning activity level...3 to locally 4 through Saturday.
  • Impacts...frequent lightning and critically dry fuels may result in numerous fire starts. 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.

Fire Weather Warning:

Issued at: 2:22 PM PDT on July 31, 2014, expires at: 11:00 PM PDT on August 02, 2014
  • ...Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for fire weather zones 280...281...284...285...617...621...622 and 623...
  • affected areas: fire weather zones 280...281...284...285... 617...621...622 and 623...
  • thunderstorms...scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon and evening...diminishing overnight.
  • Outflow winds...30 to 40 mph gusts are possible.
  • Impacts...scattered thunderstorms combined with existing very 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.
  • 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. 153 PM PDT Thu Jul 31 2014 ...Red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday for thunderstorms producing abundant lightning across fire weather zones or610...or611...or640...or642 and or644... A red flag warning remains in effect until 11 PM PDT Saturday.
  • Affected area...in orz610...fire weather zone 610 east slopes of central Oregon Cascades. In orz611...fire weather zone 611 Deschutes National Forest. In orz640...fire weather zone 640 central mountains of Oregon. In orz642...fire weather zone 642 southern blue and Strawberry mountains. In orz644...fire weather zone 644 central Blue Mountains.
  • Timing...scattered thunderstorms will develop again each afternoon and evening through Saturday.
  • Thunderstorms...some of the thunderstorms could produce erratic winds with gusts to 40 mph and pea to Marble size hail.
  • Precipitation...there will be a mix of wet and dry thunderstorms with anywhere from a few hundredths of an inch to over one quarter inch of rain possible.
  • Lightning activity level...3 to locally 4 through Saturday.
  • Impacts...frequent lightning and critically dry fuels may result in numerous fire starts. 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.
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