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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
1258 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH TUESDAY BECAUSE OF
LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS...

.UPDATE...The wind speeds were raised Monday night into Tuesday
as the system looks a little stronger during that time. Hot and
dry Sunday and Monday with gusty offshore winds. The strongest
winds are forecast Monday night through midday Tuesday as high
pressure peaks over the northern Great Basin. Tuesday will also
be the hottest day with the lowest humidities. Winds will decrease
Wednesday and humidity will slowly rise Thursday and Friday.

CAZ250-256-258-552-554-220500-
/O.UPG.KSGX.FW.A.0003.171022T1300Z-171025T0100Z/
/O.EXB.KSGX.FW.W.0004.171022T1300Z-171025T0100Z/
San Diego County Inland Valleys-Riverside County Mountains-
Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino
National Forest-San Diego County Mountains-
Including The Palomar And Descanso Ranger Districts of the
Cleveland National Forest-Orange County Coastal Areas-
Orange County Inland Areas-
1258 PM PDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 6 PM PDT
TUESDAY FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from 6 AM Sunday to 6 PM PDT Tuesday.
The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* WIND...For Sunday...areas of northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with
  gusts to 35 near the coastal foothills and below passes and
  canyons. Stronger and more widespread winds for Monday and
  Tuesday with northeast winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 55 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Lowest daytime humidity of 5 to 10 percent Sunday...
  and around 5 percent Monday and Tuesday with poorest overnight
  recovery in the windier areas near the coastal foothills.

* TIMING...Through Tuesday...with the most extreme combination of
  low humidity...stronger and more widespread winds...and heat on
  Monday and Tuesday.

* OUTLOOK...Winds will weaken Wednesday with some improvement in
  humidity.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly...
  especially Monday and Tuesday. Outdoor burning is not
  recommended.

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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

&&

$$



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