Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1004 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER COASTAL AND VALLEY AREAS
OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES TODAY...

...LINGERING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER THE
LOS ANGELES SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS TONIGHT...

.A STRONG SANTA ANA WIND EVENT WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE GUSTY
NORTHEAST WINDS AND DRY AIR OVER THE COASTAL AND VALLEY AREAS OF
LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING. THE
SAN GABRIEL MOUNTAINS MAY SEE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER TONIGHT DUE TO
LINGERING DRY AIR AND LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS. AN EXTENDED RED FLAG
WARNING MAY OCCUR FOR THE HIGH COUNTRY UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE
EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

CAZ254-040200-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-161204T0200Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS / ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
1004 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE INTERIOR MOUNTAINS OF
LOS ANGELES COUNTY...

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65
  MPH. WINDS DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6 TO 12 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS MAY BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD THREATEN LIFE
  AND PROPERTY. USE EXTRA CAUTION WITH POTENTIAL IGNITION
  SOURCES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

CAZ246-288-040200-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-161204T0200Z/
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
1004 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY
AND SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS...

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60
  MPH. WINDS DECREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 12 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS MAY BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD THREATEN LIFE
  AND PROPERTY. USE EXTRA CAUTION WITH POTENTIAL IGNITION
  SOURCES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

CAZ240-244-245-547-040200-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-161204T0200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-
VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
1004 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE VENTURA VALLEYS AND
COASTS AS WELL AS THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY...

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS WILL BE ELEVATED AND
  RETURN ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED FOR THE OXNARD PLAIN AND WEST
  COASTAL VALLEYS LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6 TO 12 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS MAY BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD THREATEN LIFE
  AND PROPERTY. USE EXTRA CAUTION WITH POTENTIAL IGNITION
  SOURCES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

CAZ241-548-040200-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0016.000000T0000Z-161204T0200Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
1004 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY
COASTAL PLAIN AND EASTERN SAN GABRIEL VALLEY...

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS NEAR CANYONS AND WEST
  HOLLYWOOD HILLS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...6 TO 12 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS MAY BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD THREATEN LIFE
  AND PROPERTY. USE EXTRA CAUTION WITH POTENTIAL IGNITION
  SOURCES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$



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