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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
154 PM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017

...Strong winds and low humidity through Tuesday for parts of the
mountains and deserts...

CAZ256-258-261-262-265-270400-
/O.CON.KSGX.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170628T0800Z/
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-Coachella Valley-
Including The Palm Springs South Coast Desert District-
San Diego County Deserts-
Including The Anza Borrego Desert State Park-
San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning-
154 PM PDT Mon Jun 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT WEDNESDAY
FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES FOR THE DESERT SLOPES
OF THE MOUNTAINS BELOW 5000 FEET AND THE DESERTS...

* Wind...west to southwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.
  Isolated gusts 45 TO 50 mph east of mountain passes.

* Humidity...single digits.

* Timing...through Tuesday night.

* Outlook...Winds will decrease slightly Tuesday night through
  Wednesday, although humidity will remain low.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  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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