Red Flag Warning
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
323 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...The winds have significantly subsided across Santa
Barbara county and western Ventura county.

For the remainder of Ventura and Los Angeles Counties, the Santa
Ana winds are expected to begin this evening, then peak overnight
into Sunday when gusts between 35 and 55 mph will be likely. A Red
Flag Warning is in effect for tonight through Sunday evening for
much of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties.

CAZ239-252-171230-
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Santa Barbara County South Coast-Santa Barbara County Mountains-
323 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING HAS EXPIRED FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY FOR Santa Barbara county and western Ventura county...

The winds have significantly subsided and will not return through
at least Wednesday Evening. Minimum values will range from 15 to
25 percent.

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CAZ246-253-254-171930-
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Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area-
Ventura County Mountains / Los Padres National Forest-
Los Angeles County Mountains / Angeles National Forest-
323 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE MOUNTAINS
OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...

* Winds...Northeast winds 25 to 40 mph with gusts to 60 mph will
  continue into the afternoon.

* Relative Humidity...Humidities will lower to 10 to 15 percent today.

* Impacts...There will be the potential for very rapid spread of
  wildfire, long range spotting, and extreme fire behavior that
  could lead to a threat to life and property. Use extreme caution
  with potential fire ignition sources.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. A combination of strong winds...low relative
humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

CAZ244-245-288-171930-
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Ventura County Interior Valleys-Ventura County Coastal Valleys-
Santa Clarita Valley-
323 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE VENTURA COUNTY VALLEYS
AND SANTA CLARITA VALLEY...

* Winds...Northeast winds from 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph
  will continue into the afternoon.

* Relative Humidity...Humidities will fall from 15 to 25 percent
  early this morning to 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, there will be the potential
  for very rapid spread of wildfire, long range spotting, and
  extreme fire behavior that could lead to a threat to life and
  property. Use extreme caution with potential fire ignition
  sources.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. A combination of strong winds...low relative
humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

CAZ547-171930-
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Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley-
323 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY...

* Winds...North to northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45
  mph will continue into the afternoon. Strongest winds northern
  and western portions.

* Relative Humidity...Humidities 15 to 25 percent early this
  morning will lower to 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, there will be the potential
  for very rapid spread of wildfire, long range spotting, and
  extreme fire behavior that could lead to a threat to life and
  property. Use extreme caution with potential fire ignition
  sources.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. A combination of strong winds...low relative
humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

CAZ240-241-171930-
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Ventura County Coast-
Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles-
323 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE VENTURA COAST AND LOS
ANGELES COAST FROM MALIBU TO HOLLYWOOD HILLS...

* Winds...North to northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts 35 to
  45 mph will continue into the afternoon. Strongest winds across
  the Ventura county coastal plain and Malibu to Hollywood Hills.

* Relative Humidity...Humidities 15 to 25 percent early this
  morning will lower to 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, there will be the potential
  for very rapid spread of wildfire, long range spotting, and
  extreme fire behavior that could lead to a threat to life and
  property. Use extreme caution with potential fire ignition
  sources.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. A combination of strong winds...low relative
humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

CAZ548-171930-
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Los Angeles County San Gabriel Valley-
323 AM PST Sun Dec 17 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE FOOTHILLS OF THE SAN
GABRIEL VALLEY...

* Winds...Areas of northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  mph in the foothills.

* Relative Humidity...Humidities 15 to 25 percent early this
  morning will lower to 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts...If fire ignition occurs, there will be the potential
  for very rapid spread of wildfire, long range spotting, and
  extreme fire behavior that could lead to a threat to life and
  property. Use extreme caution with potential fire ignition
  sources.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. A combination of gusty winds...low relative
humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. Use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources.

&&

$$

ASR


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