Eastern Curry County and Josephine County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Air Quality Alert
Issued: 12:56 AM PDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert in effect until further notice...

Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air quality
alert... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate and could be at unhealthy
levels.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health
problems.Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is
smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq


1256 am PDT Fri Jul 20 2018

... Air quality alert in effect until further notice...

Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air quality
alert... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate and could be at unhealthy
levels.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health
problems.Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is
smoky. Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung
condition.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq



1047 am PDT Thu Jul 19 2018

... Air quality advisory in effect until 11 am PDT Monday...

The Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality advisory... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast weather conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate this weekend into early next
week. While brief periods of good air quality are possible in this
area, at times, generally moderate or lesser air quality is expected
through the period. Air quality is expected to be at unhealthy
levels in portions of the advisory area, especially near active fires.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health problems.
Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is smoky.
Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung condition.

To view the detailed hazards link depicting the specific areas of
concern in each County, please visit the following web site at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map/?Wfo=mfr

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq



1047 am PDT Thu Jul 19 2018

... Air quality advisory in effect until 11 am PDT Monday...

The Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality advisory... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast weather conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate this weekend into early next
week. While brief periods of good air quality are possible in this
area, at times, generally moderate or lesser air quality is expected
through the period. Air quality is expected to be at unhealthy
levels in portions of the advisory area, especially near active fires.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health problems.
Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is smoky.
Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung condition.

To view the detailed hazards link depicting the specific areas of
concern in each County, please visit the following web site at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map/?Wfo=mfr

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq



1038 am PDT Thu Jul 19 2018

... Air quality advisory in effect until 11 am PDT Monday...

The Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality advisory... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast weather conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate this weekend into early next
week. While brief periods of good air quality are possible in this
area, at times, generally moderate or lesser air quality is expected
through the period. Air quality is expected to be at unhealthy
levels in portions of the advisory area, especially near active fires.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health problems.
Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is smoky.
Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung condition.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq



1038 am PDT Thu Jul 19 2018

... Air quality advisory in effect until 11 am PDT Monday...

The Oregon department of environmental quality has issued an air
quality advisory... in effect until further notice.

Wildfires burning in the region combined with forecast weather conditions
will cause air quality levels to fluctuate this weekend into early next
week. While brief periods of good air quality are possible in this
area, at times, generally moderate or lesser air quality is expected
through the period. Air quality is expected to be at unhealthy
levels in portions of the advisory area, especially near active fires.

Pollutants in smoke can cause burning eyes... runny nose... aggravate
heart and lung diseases... and aggravate other serious health problems.
Limit outdoor activities and keep children indoors if it is smoky.
Please follow medical advice if you have a heart or lung condition.

For additional information... please visit the web site at
http://www.Oregon.Gov/deq



Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 7:54 AM PDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to
8 PM PDT this evening for gusty winds with low humidity for
portions of fire weather zone 620...

* 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 area:
in southwest or... from Wilderville south to Obrien in the
Illinois Valley portion of fire weather zone 620. Other cities
include Selma and Cave Junction.

* Counties affected:
in southwest or... Josephine and extreme eastern Curry County

* wind: north 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Humidity: as low as 12 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map/?Wfo=mfr



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