Winter drought sparks statewide concerns

Winter drought sparks statewide concerns

Officials warn Oregonians to be wary of the unusually dry weather.

This week, the National Weather Service issued a fire weather watch covering all of Southwest Oregon, from Drain to the California border and from the coast to the Cascades.

In the northern part of the state, the Department of Forestry is working closely with forest landowners, advising them to be extra vigilant.

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