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WWUS76 KMFR 222200  
NPWMFR  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR  
300 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017  
 
CAZ080-081-ORZ023>028-231000-  
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WESTERN SISKIYOU COUNTY-CENTRAL SISKIYOU COUNTY-  
CENTRAL DOUGLAS COUNTY-EASTERN CURRY COUNTY AND JOSEPHINE COUNTY-  
EASTERN DOUGLAS COUNTY FOOTHILLS-JACKSON COUNTY-  
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON CASCADES-  
SISKIYOU MOUNTAINS AND SOUTHERN OREGON CASCADES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ROSEBURG, GREEN, MYRTLE CREEK,  
CANYONVILLE, GLENDALE, GRANTS PASS, STEAMBOAT, TOKETEE FALLS,  
MEDFORD, ASHLAND, AND UNION CREEK  
300 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017  
 
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 8 PM  
PDT SUNDAY...  
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 8 PM PDT  
SUNDAY...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED AN EXCESSIVE  
HEAT WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 8 PM PDT  
SUNDAY. A HEAT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS HEAT ADVISORY  
IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 8 PM PDT SUNDAY.  
 
* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL REACH AS HIGH AS 109 IN  
VALLEY LOCATIONS. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL ONLY FALL INTO THE MID TO  
UPPER 60S SO RELIEF FROM THE HOT TEMPERATURES WILL BE LIMITED.  
 
* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...MEDFORD, ASHLAND, GRANTS  
PASS, LOST CREEK LAKE, GLENDALE, TRI-CITY AND SEIAD VALLEY.  
 
* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...ROSEBURG, CAMAS VALLEY,  
POWERS, PROSPECT, STEAMBOAT, YREKA, HAPPY CAMP AND WEED.  
 
* IMPACTS...LONG OUTDOOR EXPOSURE WILL INCREASE CHANCES FOR HEAT  
RELATED ILLNESS, ESPECIALLY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS AND PEOPLE  
WITHOUT ACCESS TO AC. HEAT STRESS POSSIBLE FOR LIVESTOCK WITH  
LIMITED RELIEF FROM THE HEAT OVERNIGHT. AREA WATERWAYS RUNNING  
VERY COLD AND FAST, INCREASING RISK FOR HYPOTHERMIA AND WATER  
RESCUES.  
 
* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT  
HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
* BEAT THE HEAT, CHECK THE BACKSEAT. NEVER LEAVE PEOPLE OR PETS IN  
VEHICLES.  
 
* RIVERS ARE DANGEROUSLY COLD AND HAVE STRONG CURRENTS. WEAT A  
LIFT JACKET IF SWIMMING.  
 
* MONITOR OLDER ALDULTS, YOUNG CHILDREN AND THOSE WHO ARE SICK.  
 
* TAKE PLENTY OF REST BREAKS IN SHAD OR AIR CONDITIONING.  
 
* DRINK WATER BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER ACTIVITIES.  
 

 
 

 
 
ORZ022-230400-  
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CURRY COUNTY COAST-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BROOKINGS AND HARBOR  
300 PM PDT THU JUN 22 2017  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* TEMPERATURES...LOWS IN THE 60S AND HIGHS 90 TO 95.  
 
* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...BROOKINGS AND THE LOWER CHETCO RIVER  
VALLEY.  
 
* IMPACTS...HOT WEATHER RAISES THE RISK OF HEAT RELATED  
ILLNESSES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE FOR THOSE WORKING OUTDOORS,  
THOSE WITHOUT AIR CONDITIONING, AND SENSITIVE GROUPS INCLUDING  
THE VERY YOUNG AND ELDERLY.  
 
* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT  
HTTPS://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/MFR/HAZARD  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS  
EXPECTED. THIS COULD CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES  
ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS, STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED  
ROOM, STAY OUT OF THE SUN, AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND  
NEIGHBORS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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