Red Flag Warning
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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
237 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
EARLY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY OVER MOST
OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...

.A STRONG SURFACE HIGH WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN OVER THE GREAT
BASIN. THIS WILL RESULT IN A STRONG SANTA ANA WIND EVENT OVER MUCH
OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES BEGINNING SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH EARLY MONDAY EVENING. THERE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR WIND
GUSTS EXCEEDING 60 MPH FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND
VENTURA COUNTIES INCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE...AS WELL AS THE
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY. WIND GUSTS COULD REACH 50 MPH IN SOME OF THE
WINDIER VALLEY LOCATIONS. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL LOWER TO THE
TEENS WITH SOME ISOLATED AREAS REACHING SINGLE DIGITS DURING THE
DAY ON MONDAY. A DECISION WILL BE MADE ON SUNDAY MORNING WHETHER
OR NOT THIS OR PART OF THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH WILL NEED TO BE
UPGRADED TO A RED FLAG WARNING OR CANCELLED.

CAZ246-253-254-288-070645-
/O.NEW.KLOX.FW.A.0001.160208T0200Z-160209T0200Z/
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS / LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS / ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
237 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES INCLUDING THE SANTA
MONICA MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS THE SANTA CLARITA VALLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 25 TO 40 MPH WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS BETWEEN 60
  AND 70 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUM HUMIDITIES WILL FALL TO
  BETWEEN 10 AND 20 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCUR...CONDITIONS COULD BE FAVORABLE
  FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD THREATEN LIFE AND
  PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR
FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH. LISTEN FOR
LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

CAZ240-241-244-245-547-548-070645-
/O.NEW.KLOX.FW.A.0001.160208T0200Z-160209T0200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
237 PM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
VENTURA COUNTY VALLEYS AND COAST AS WELL AS THE SAN FERNANDO
VALLEY...THE FOOTHILLS ABOVE THE SAN GABRIEL VALLEY AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COAST BETWEEN THE HOLLYWOOD HILLS AND MALIBU...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...DAYTIME MINIMUMS WILL FALL TO BETWEEN 10 TO
  15 PERCENT. ISOLATED LOCATIONS MAY SEE THE SINGLE DIGITS.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCUR...CONDITIONS COULD BE FAVORABLE
  FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR WHICH WOULD THREATEN LIFE AND
  PROPERTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OR
FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS FIRE WEATHER WATCH. LISTEN FOR
LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

KAPLAN


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