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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
1000 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL 10 AM SATURDAY MORNING FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE KERN COUNTY
MOUNTAINS...

.STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS COMBINED WITH A DRY AIRMASS WILL RESULT IN
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO PARTS OF THE DISTRICT...ESPECIALLY
THE KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

CAZ295-251300-
/O.EXT.KHNX.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160625T1700Z/
KERN COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
1000 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM SATURDAY MORNING FOR
GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 295...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 295.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55
  MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 8-14 PERCENT THROUGH THE SATURDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS WILL BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR AND RAPID FIRE SPREAD...
  WHICH COULD THREATEN LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

&&

$$

MOLINA

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
909 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

MTZ131-133-WYZ274-250600-
/O.CON.KBYZ.FW.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160625T0600Z/
NORTHERN CHEYENNE INDIAN RESERVATION/ASHLAND RANGER DISTRICT
CUSTER NATL FOREST-SIOUX RANGER DISTRICT CUSTER NATIONAL FOREST-
SHERIDAN COUNTY-
909 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

* IMPACTS: STRONG GUSTY WINDS...WIND SHIFT WITH A COLD
  FRONT...AND INCREASING THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL CREATE ERRATIC
  FIRE BEHAVIOR AND NEW FIRE STARTS.

* AFFECTED AREA:
   IN NORTH CENTRAL WY FIRE ZONE....274.
   IN SOUTHEAST MT FIRE ZONE....131.
   IN SOUTHEAST MT AND NORTHWEST SD FIRE ZONE....133.

* COUNTIES AFFECTED:
   IN NORTH CENTRAL WY...SHERIDAN.
   IN NORTHWEST SD...HARDING.
   IN SOUTH CENTRAL MT...BIG HORN.
   IN SOUTHEAST MT...CARTER...FALLON...POWDER RIVER...ROSEBUD
                     TREASURE.

* COLD FRONT: A STRONG COLD FRONT WITH STRONG WINDS...AND A FEW
  THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY OVER CUSTER AND FALLON COUNTIES.

* WIND: NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* HUMIDITY: RECOVERING ABOVE 30 PERCENT.

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.

&&

$$


HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/BILLINGS

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...HOT...DRY...WINDY...AND UNSTABLE WEATHER TO CONTINUE FOR
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGING AND INCREASING WEST TO SOUTHWEST
SURFACE WINDS WILL ALLOW FOR HOT TEMPERATURES AND MOSTLY DRY
CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING WHERE
FUELS ARE CRITICAL. WINDS AND RH VALUES WILL IMPROVE FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS TO LESS THAN EXTREME LATER THIS EVENING. THEN EXTREME
CONDITIONS WILL RETURN AGAIN BY MID DAY TOMORROW...CONTINUING THROUGH
THE EARLY EVENING SATURDAY...BEFORE DECREASING FIRE DANGER ON
SUNDAY BEHIND ANOTHER COOL FRONT.

WYZ281-250900-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160626T0300Z/
JOHNSON COUNTY/CASPER BLM-
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
VERY LOW RH VALUES...WIND GUSTS NEAR OR IN EXCESS OF 25 MPH...AND
DRY THUNDERSTORMS...FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 281...THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS OF JOHNSON COUNTY...

* WIND...10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 14 PERCENT.

* 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...HOT...DRY...WINDY...AND UNSTABLE WEATHER TO CONTINUE FOR
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGING AND INCREASING WEST TO SOUTHWEST
SURFACE WINDS WILL ALLOW FOR HOT TEMPERATURES AND MOSTLY DRY
CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING WHERE
FUELS ARE CRITICAL. WINDS AND RH VALUES WILL IMPROVE FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS TO LESS THAN EXTREME LATER THIS EVENING. THEN EXTREME
CONDITIONS WILL RETURN AGAIN BY MID DAY TOMORROW...CONTINUING THROUGH
THE EARLY EVENING SATURDAY...BEFORE DECREASING FIRE DANGER ON
SUNDAY BEHIND ANOTHER COOL FRONT.

WYZ285-250900-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160626T0300Z/
SOUTH BIGHORN MOUNTAINS-
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
VERY LOW RH VALUES...WIND GUSTS NEAR OR IN EXCESS OF 25 MPH...AND
POSSIBLE DRY THUNDERSTORMS...FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 285...

* WIND...10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 14 PERCENT.

* 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...HOT...DRY...WINDY...AND UNSTABLE WEATHER TO CONTINUE FOR
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGING AND INCREASING WEST TO SOUTHWEST
SURFACE WINDS WILL ALLOW FOR HOT TEMPERATURES AND MOSTLY DRY
CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING WHERE
FUELS ARE CRITICAL. WINDS AND RH VALUES WILL IMPROVE FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS TO LESS THAN EXTREME LATER THIS EVENING. THEN EXTREME
CONDITIONS WILL RETURN AGAIN BY MID DAY TOMORROW...CONTINUING THROUGH
THE EARLY EVENING SATURDAY...BEFORE DECREASING FIRE DANGER ON
SUNDAY BEHIND ANOTHER COOL FRONT.

WYZ300-250900-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160626T0300Z/
CASPER MOUNTAIN-
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
VERY LOW RH VALUES...WIND GUSTS NEAR OR IN EXCESS OF 25 MPH...AND
DRY THUNDERSTORMS...FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 300...

* WIND...10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...12 TO 15 PERCENT.

* 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...HOT...DRY...WINDY...AND UNSTABLE WEATHER TO CONTINUE FOR
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGING AND INCREASING WEST TO SOUTHWEST
SURFACE WINDS WILL ALLOW FOR HOT TEMPERATURES AND MOSTLY DRY
CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING WHERE
FUELS ARE CRITICAL. WINDS AND RH VALUES WILL IMPROVE FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS TO LESS THAN EXTREME LATER THIS EVENING. THEN EXTREME
CONDITIONS WILL RETURN AGAIN BY MID DAY TOMORROW...CONTINUING THROUGH
THE EARLY EVENING SATURDAY...BEFORE DECREASING FIRE DANGER ON
SUNDAY BEHIND ANOTHER COOL FRONT.

WYZ280-250900-
/O.CON.KRIW.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160626T0300Z/
NATRONA COUNTY/CASPER BLM-
819 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT SATURDAY FOR
VERY LOW RH VALUES...WIND GUSTS NEAR OR IN EXCESS OF 25 MPH...AND
DRY THUNDERSTORMS...FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 280...THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS OF NATRONA COUNTY...

* WIND...10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS 25 TO 35 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 14 PERCENT.

* 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
ANTELOPE VALLEY AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR SANTA
BARBARA AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING FOR THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR AREAS OF SOUTHWEST
CALIFORNIA DUE TO GUSTY NORTH AND NORTHWEST WINDS AND WIDESPREAD
HUMIDITIES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING. NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING BETWEEN 45 AND 55 MPH
WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE RED FLAG WARNING AREA THROUGH
TONIGHT...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS FOCUSED ACROSS THE SANTA YNEZ
RANGE...INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS...AND WESTERN ANTELOPE VALLEY. VERY DRY AIR IS
EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD MUCH OF THE MOUNTAIN AREAS TONIGHT.
THE RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS OVER THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH
COAST WILL BE MORE LOCALIZED TONIGHT...MAINLY FOCUSED ACROSS
THE FOOTHILLS AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH COAST.

THE VERY DRY AIR IS THEN EXPECTED TO LINGER THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
WINDS WILL LIKELY DIMINISH SATURDAY OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS
BUT GUSTY NORTH WINDS MAY REDEVELOP SATURDAY EVENING OVER THE
SANTA YNEZ RANGE.

CAZ252-251700-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160625T1700Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY
FOR GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
  MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 TO 15 PERCENT IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS WILL BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR AND RAPID FIRE SPREAD...
  WHICH COULD THREATEN LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
ANTELOPE VALLEY AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR SANTA
BARBARA AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING FOR THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR AREAS OF SOUTHWEST
CALIFORNIA DUE TO GUSTY NORTH AND NORTHWEST WINDS AND WIDESPREAD
HUMIDITIES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING. NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING BETWEEN 45 AND 55 MPH
WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE RED FLAG WARNING AREA THROUGH
TONIGHT...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS FOCUSED ACROSS THE SANTA YNEZ
RANGE...INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS...AND WESTERN ANTELOPE VALLEY. VERY DRY AIR IS
EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD MUCH OF THE MOUNTAIN AREAS TONIGHT.
THE RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS OVER THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH
COAST WILL BE MORE LOCALIZED TONIGHT...MAINLY FOCUSED ACROSS
THE FOOTHILLS AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH COAST.

THE VERY DRY AIR IS THEN EXPECTED TO LINGER THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
WINDS WILL LIKELY DIMINISH SATURDAY OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS
BUT GUSTY NORTH WINDS MAY REDEVELOP SATURDAY EVENING OVER THE
SANTA YNEZ RANGE.

CAZ239-251700-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160625T1700Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY
FOR GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE FOOTHILLS AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH COAST...


* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE FOOTHILLS...AND COASTAL AREAS WEST OF
  GOLETA.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...15 TO 25 PERCENT IN THE FOOTHILLS AND
  COASTAL AREAS WEST OF GOLETA.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS MAY BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
  BEHAVIOR WHICH COULD THREATEN LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

&&

$$

GOMBERG/MUNROE

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
ANTELOPE VALLEY AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR SANTA
BARBARA AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING FOR THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR AREAS OF SOUTHWEST
CALIFORNIA DUE TO GUSTY NORTH AND NORTHWEST WINDS AND WIDESPREAD
HUMIDITIES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING. NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING BETWEEN 45 AND 55 MPH
WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE RED FLAG WARNING AREA THROUGH
TONIGHT...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS FOCUSED ACROSS THE SANTA YNEZ
RANGE...INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS...AND WESTERN ANTELOPE VALLEY. VERY DRY AIR IS
EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD MUCH OF THE MOUNTAIN AREAS TONIGHT.
THE RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS OVER THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH
COAST WILL BE MORE LOCALIZED TONIGHT...MAINLY FOCUSED ACROSS
THE FOOTHILLS AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH COAST.

THE VERY DRY AIR IS THEN EXPECTED TO LINGER THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
WINDS WILL LIKELY DIMINISH SATURDAY OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS
BUT GUSTY NORTH WINDS MAY REDEVELOP SATURDAY EVENING OVER THE
SANTA YNEZ RANGE.

CAZ259-251700-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160625T1700Z/
ANTELOPE VALLEY-
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY
FOR GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
ANTELOPE VALLEY...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55
  MPH...DIMINISHING SOME AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONGEST WINDS WESTERN
  PORTIONS OF THE ANTELOPE VALLEY.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...7 TO 15 PERCENT...RISING SLIGHTLY AFTER
  MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS WILL BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR AND RAPID FIRE SPREAD...
  WHICH COULD THREATEN LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE
ANTELOPE VALLEY AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR SANTA
BARBARA AND VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING FOR THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST FOR GUSTY
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...

.A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR AREAS OF SOUTHWEST
CALIFORNIA DUE TO GUSTY NORTH AND NORTHWEST WINDS AND WIDESPREAD
HUMIDITIES IN THE SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING. NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING BETWEEN 45 AND 55 MPH
WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE RED FLAG WARNING AREA THROUGH
TONIGHT...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS FOCUSED ACROSS THE SANTA YNEZ
RANGE...INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR OF THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MOUNTAINS...AND WESTERN ANTELOPE VALLEY. VERY DRY AIR IS
EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD MUCH OF THE MOUNTAIN AREAS TONIGHT.
THE RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS OVER THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH
COAST WILL BE MORE LOCALIZED TONIGHT...MAINLY FOCUSED ACROSS
THE FOOTHILLS AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH COAST.

THE VERY DRY AIR IS THEN EXPECTED TO LINGER THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
WINDS WILL LIKELY DIMINISH SATURDAY OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND DESERTS
BUT GUSTY NORTH WINDS MAY REDEVELOP SATURDAY EVENING OVER THE
SANTA YNEZ RANGE.

CAZ253-254-251700-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160625T1700Z/
VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS / LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS / ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST-
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY
FOR GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE MOUNTAINS OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES...

* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH...STRONGEST THROUGH THE I-5 CORRIDOR.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 TO 15 PERCENT IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS WILL BE
  FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR AND RAPID FIRE SPREAD...
  WHICH COULD THREATEN LIFE AND PROPERTY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
225 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING CONTINUES THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR LOW
HUMIDITY...GUSTY WINDS...AND COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE...FOR
NORTHEASTERN WYOMING...

.HOT TEMPERATURES AND LOW HUMIDITY...COMBINED WITH GUSTY
SOUTHWEST WINDS DEVELOPING WILL PRODUCE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACROSS NORTHEASTERN WYOMING. THIS EVENING...A COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA...FOLLOWED BY NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WITH
GUSTS OF 40 MPH OR GREATER. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.

WYZ259-297>299-250600-
/O.CON.KUNR.FW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160625T0600Z/
SOUTHERN CAMPBELL-NORTHERN CAMPBELL-
CROOK AND WESTON COUNTY PLAINS-WYOMING BLACK HILLS-
225 PM MDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT
FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...GUSTY WINDS...AND A COLD FRONT
PASSAGE...FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...297 AND 298...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 259...297...298 AND 299.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON. WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
  BEHIND A COLD FRONT THAT WILL CROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 10 TO 15 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 90S.

* LIGHTNING...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF DRY FUELS...GUSTY WINDS...AND
  VERY DRY RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL CAUSE CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
  CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$
10

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
1159 AM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR A PORTION OF INTERIOR NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA...

.NORTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE AND LOWER HUMIDITY OVER THE
AFFECTED AREA TODAY. THE NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVER MOST
OF THE AREA TONIGHT RESULTING IN POOR HUMIDITY RECOVERY,
ESPECIALLY MID TO UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES. LOW HUMIDITY WILL
CONTINUE ON SATURDAY WITH A GRADUAL DECREASE IN NORTHERLY WINDS.
GRADUAL HUMIDITY RECOVERY IS EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

CAZ213-215>217-263-264-266-268-279-260100-
/O.NEW.KSTO.FW.W.0002.160625T0600Z-160626T0100Z/
EASTERN PORTION OF SHASTA/TRINITY NF-
NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY TO SOUTHERN TEHAMA COUNTY LINE BELOW
1000 FT-
CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY IN GLENN, COLUSA, YUBA, NORTHERN
SUTTER, AND BUTTE COUNTY BELOW 1000 FT-
SOUTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY IN YOLO-
SACRAMENTO FAR WESTERN PLACER, SOUTHERN SUTTER AND SOLANO COUNTY
BELOW 1000 FT-SOUTHEAST EDGE SHASTA-
TRINITY NF AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF TEHAMA-GLENN UNIT-
LAKE COUNTY PORTION OF LAKE-NAPA-SONOMA UNIT-
NORTHERN SIERRA FOOTHILLS FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. INCLUDES PORTIONS
OF SHASTA-TRINITY AND BUTTE UNITS-
NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING LASSEN NP AND PLUMAS AND LASSEN NF/S
WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST (WEST OF EVANS PEAK-GRIZZLY PEAK-
BECKWORTH PEAK)-EASTERN MENDOCINO NF-
1159 AM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM PDT
SATURDAY FOR LOW HUMIDITY AND LOCALLY BREEZY NORTHERLY WINDS FOR
FIRE WEATHER ZONES 213...215... 216...217...263...264...266...268
AND 279...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SACRAMENTO HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM PDT
SATURDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONES 213. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 215.
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 216. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 217. FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  263. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 264. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 266. FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 268. FIRE WEATHER ZONE 279.

* HUMIDITY...POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERY FROM 20-30 PERCENT OVER UPPER
  SLOPES AND RIDGES TONIGHT...AND LOW HUMIDITY FROM 8-14 PERCENT
  SATURDAY.

* WIND...NORTHERLY WIND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* HIGHEST THREAT AREA...MID TO UPPER SLOPES AND RIDGES BELOW 4500
  FEET IN SHASTA, TEHAMA, GLENN, AND PORTIONS OF LAKE AND BUTTE
  COUNTIES, AND THE WEST SIDE OF THE SACRAMENTO VALLEY.

* IMPACTS...EASIER FIRE STARTS AND RAPID SPREAD OF FIRE DUE TO
  DRY FUELS AND DRY NORTHERLY WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW....OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES CAN
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

INTERACT WITH US VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWS.SACRAMENTO
WWW.TWITTER.COM/NWSSACRAMENTO

$$

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