Red Flag Warning Issued for Most Metro Cities

RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 622.

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Red Flag Warning…which is in effect until 8 PM this evening.

  • Impacts: Gusty wind with low relative humidity and critically dry vegetation will greatly increase the spread potential of any new and existing fires.
  • Affected area: In Southwest OR…The Rogue Valley within Fire Weather Zone 622. Includes the cities of Medford, Central Point, and Ashland.
  • Wind: Northwest 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
  • Humidity: 10 – 15 percent.
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