NOAA-NWS-ALERTS-CA125D10264830.FireWeatherWatch.125D10612360CA.MFRRFWMFR.05d7862d3015d252743b4f8c88cbfc1e w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov 2019-09-12T13:28:00-07:00 Actual Alert Public Alert for Modoc County Except for the Surprise Valley (California) Issued by the National Weather Service Met Fire Weather Watch Future Moderate Possible SAME 2019-09-15T11:00:00-07:00 2019-09-15T23:00:00-07:00 NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California) Fire Weather Watch issued September 12 at 1:28PM PDT until September 15 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS Medford .A strong system for this time of the year is expected to approach the area Sunday. Moderate to strong winds are expected ahead of this system starting mid to late Sunday morning and lasting through Sunday evening. In addition, low relative humidities are expected and the combination of the two can result in critical fire concerns. …FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 285…624 AND 625… The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Fire Weather Watch…which is in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday evening. * Impacts: Strong, gusty winds with low relative humidity and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires. * Affected area: In Northern CA….Most of Fire weather zone 285, including areas east of Tionesta in Modoc County. In South Central OR The southeast portion of Fire Zones…624 and 625. This includes areas southeast and east of Bonanza and Beatty. * Wind: Southwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. * Humidity: As low as 10 to 14 percent. * View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions… * A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag Warnings. * Strong wind and low relative humidity could cause any existing or new fires to spread rapidly. * One less spark, one less wildfire. && WMOHEADER UGC CAZ285-ORZ624-625 VTEC /O.NEW.KMFR.FW.A.0007.190915T1800Z-190916T0600Z/ TIME…MOT…LOC

Modoc County Except for the Surprise Valley FIPS6 006049 UGC CAZ285

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