Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
311 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES AND THE SANTA
CLARITA VALLEY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
OVER THE COAST AND VALLEY AREAS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...

.WEAKER BUT STILL GUSTY WINDS ARE EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT INTO
MONDAY...ALONG WITH DRIER AIR. THIS WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL
CONDITIONS ON MONDAY OVER MUCH OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES...ESPECIALLY IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON HOURS.
RED FLAG DURATIONS HOWEVER (6 HOURS OR MORE OF CRITICAL
CONDITIONS) WILL ONLY BE MET WHERE THE WINDS ARE THE STRONGEST...
NAMELY THE LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND THE SANTA
CLARITA VALLEY.

STRONGER NORTHEAST FLOW IS EXPECTED MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. THIS WILL LIKELY RESULT IN WIDESPREAD RED FLAG
CONDITIONS AND DURATIONS OVER LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...
INCLUDING THE COASTAL SECTIONS. WHILE WEAKER WINDS ARE EXPECTED
WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY...CONTINUED RED FLAG CONDITIONS ARE
POSSIBLE.

CAZ246-253-254-288-241830-
/O.EXT.KLOX.FW.W.0015.141124T1200Z-141127T0200Z/
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS / LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS / ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
311 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM MONDAY TO 6 PM PST
WEDNESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES AND THE SANTA
CLARITA VALLEY...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  MPH LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY...BECOMING 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
  TO 50 MPH TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS STRONGEST
  IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON HOURS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 18 PERCENT. POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES.

* TEMPERATURES...60 TO 70 DEGREES ON MONDAY...THEN 65 TO 75 ON
  TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR IS
  EXPECTED IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS.

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.

&&

$$

CAZ240-241-244-245-547-241830-
/O.EXT.KLOX.FW.A.0012.141125T1200Z-141127T0200Z/
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-
311 PM PST SUN NOV 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR
MUCH OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...8 TO 15 PERCENT. POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERIES.

* TEMPERATURES...80 TO 90 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...RAPID FIRE GROWTH AND EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR IS
  POSSIBLE IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS.

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.

&&

$$

KITTELL




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