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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
351 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT ACROSS
THE LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...ANTELOPE VALLEY...
AND SANTA CLARITA VALLEY FOR GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...AND HOT TEMPERATURES...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT ACROSS
THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTH
COAST FOR LOCALLY GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...AND HOT TEMPERATURES...

.A STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BROUGHT MORE EXTREME
HEAT TO INTERIOR SECTIONS TODAY. CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...ANTELOPE VALLEY...
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY...AND THE FOOTHILLS OF THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH
COAST WHERE THERE WILL BE A COMBINATION OF LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS...LOW
HUMIDITIES... AND HOT TEMPERATURES. ACROSS SOUTHERN SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY...NORTHERLY WINDS GUSTING UP TO 30 MPH WILL MOSTLY BE
CONFINED TO THE FOOTHILLS AND MOUNTAINS THROUGH THIS EVENING AND
WILL BE CONSIDERABLY WEAKER THAN LAST NIGHT. FOR THE LOS ANGELES
COUNTY MOUNTAINS...ANTELOPE VALLEY...AND SANTA CLARITA VALLEY
THERE WILL CONTINUE TO BE ONSHORE WINDS GUSTING BETWEEN 25 AND 35
MPH THROUGH THIS EVENING ALONG WITH SINGLE DIGIT HUMIDITIES.

WHILE TEMPERATURES WILL NOT BE QUITE AS HOT AND HUMIDITIES WILL BE
SLIGHTLY HIGHER ON SUNDAY IN MOST LOCATIONS...THERE WILL CONTINUE
TO BE ELEVATED FIRE DANGER ACROSS ALL INTERIOR SECTIONS WITH
ONSHORE WINDS GUSTING BETWEEN 25 AND 40 MPH ACROSS INTERIOR AREAS.
BRIEF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND
ANTELOPE VALLEY WHERE THE WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST.


CAZ253-254-240700-
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VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS / LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS / ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
351 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT
FOR GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND HOT
TEMPERATURES FOR THE LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS
  TO 35 MPH THIS MORNING....BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST 10 TO 20
  MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUM HUMIDITIES 3 TO 12 PERCENT TODAY.

* TEMPERATURES...MAX TEMPERATURES OF 98 TO 108 DEGREES AT LOW
  MOUNTAIN ELEVATIONS TODAY.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS THERE COULD BE RAPID SPREAD
  OF WILDFIRE THAT WOULD LEAD TO A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS IN COMBINATION WITH VERY DRY
FUELS WILL CREATE EXTREME FIRE DANGER AND/OR FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

CAZ239-252-240700-
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SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
351 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT
FOR LOCALLY GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...AND HOT TEMPERATURES FOR THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY
MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTH COAST...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF THE SOUTH
  COAST THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUM HUMIDITIES 3 TO 12 PERCENT TODAY.

* TEMPERATURES...MAX TEMPERATURES OF 95 TO 104 DEGREES ACROSS
  THE LOWER MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS THERE COULD BE RAPID SPREAD
  OF WILDFIRE THAT WOULD LEAD TO A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED. THIS IN COMBINATION WITH VERY DRY FUELS WILL CREATE
EXTREME FIRE DANGER AND/OR FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

CAZ259-288-240700-
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ANTELOPE VALLEY-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
351 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT
FOR GUSTY WINDS...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND HOT
TEMPERATURES FOR THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY AND ANTELOPE VALLEY...

* WINDS...FOR THE ANTELOPE VALLEY...WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO
  15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING. FOR THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY...LIGHT NORTHERLY WINDS
  THIS MORNING WILL BECOME SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...MINIMUM HUMIDITIES 3 TO 8 PERCENT TODAY.

* TEMPERATURES...MAX TEMPERATURES OF 105 TO 110 DEGREES TODAY.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS THERE COULD BE RAPID SPREAD
  OF WILDFIRE THAT WOULD LEAD TO A THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED. THIS IN COMBINATION WITH VERY DRY FUELS WILL CREATE
EXTREME FIRE DANGER AND/OR FIRE BEHAVIOR.

PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE
FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

GOMBERG



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