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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
1237 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...VERY HOT IN THE COASTAL AND VALLEY AREAS MONDAY AND TUESDAY...
...WINDY IN THE MOUNTAINS...VALLEYS AND IN ORANGE COUNTY...

.Santa Ana winds and strong high pressure aloft will bring hot
weather through Wednesday. Monday and Tuesday will be the hottest
days with highs above 100 for inland coastal and western valley
areas. Gusty offshore winds will impact the mountains, valleys and
most of Orange County, strongest on Monday night and Tuesday.


CAZ055>058-230500-
/O.NEW.KSGX.WI.Y.0031.171023T0700Z-171025T2100Z/
San Bernardino County Mountains-Riverside County Mountains-
Santa Ana Mountains and Foothills-San Diego County Mountains-
Including the cities of Crestline, Running Springs,
Idyllwild-Pine Cove, and Pine Valley
1237 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 2 PM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect from midnight tonight to 2 PM PDT
Wednesday.

* Winds...Northeast winds increasing to 20 to 30 mph with gusts of
  50 mph tonight and Monday in the mountain passes and foothills.
  Strongest winds Monday night and Tuesday with 25 to 35 mph
  winds gusting to 60 mph. Lighter winds Wednesday.

* Impacts...Hazardous travel for high profile vehicles. Small tree
  limbs may be broken. Downed palm fronds.

* Outlook...Lighter winds and cooler weather Thursday and Friday.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult...especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

Moede




Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
1208 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH HOT
WEATHER...LOW HUMIDITY AND GUSTY SANTA ANA WINDS...

.The Red Flag Warning was extended from 6 PM Tuesday to 6 PM
Wednesday. The winds on Wednesday will not be quite as strong as
on Monday or Tuesday, but the models have trended stronger with
the winds. Given the exceptionally dry fuels and potential
impacts, the Red Flag Warning was extended through 6 PM Wednesday.

The wind gusts peaked between 30-40 mph this morning at the
windiest locations, and stronger wind gusts of 50-60 mph are
forecast in these areas Monday and Tuesday. Afternoon humidities
will fall to 5 to 10 percent through Wednesday with poorest
overnight recovery near the coastal foothills. Weaker winds are
expected for Thursday with cooling and some recovery in humidity.


CAZ248-250-255>258-265-552-554-230500-
/O.EXT.KSGX.FW.W.0004.000000T0000Z-171026T0100Z/
San Bernardino and Riverside County Valleys - The Inland Empire-
San Diego County Inland Valleys-San Bernardino County Mountains-
Including The Mountain Top And Front Country Ranger Districts Of
The San Bernardino National Forest-Riverside County Mountains-
Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino
National Forest-Santa Ana Mountains-
Including The Trabuco Ranger District of the Cleveland National
Forest-San Diego County Mountains-
Including The Palomar And Descanso Ranger Districts of the
Cleveland National Forest-San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning-
Orange County Coastal Areas-Orange County Inland Areas-
1208 PM PDT Sun Oct 22 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT WEDNESDAY FOR
STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

* WIND...Through early evening...areas of northeast winds 15 to 25
  mph with gusts to 35 mph near coastal foothills and below passes
  and canyons. Winds strengthening late tonight into Monday with
  20 to 30 mph with gusts of 50 mph. Strongest winds Monday night
  and Tuesday of 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 to 60 mph with
  isolated gusts to 65 mph. Not quite as windy Wednesday.

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

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

* OUTLOOK...For Wednesday lowest humidity of 5 to 10 percent with
  northeast winds gusting to 45 mph will continue critical fire
  weather conditions. Cooler Thursday and Friday.

* 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.

&&

$$

Moede




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