Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
1154 AM PDT Sun Oct 25 2020

.Gusty north winds accompanying a cold front this afternoon and
evening will combine with very dry air to produce a very high risk
of wildfire spread across much of the region.

NVZ465-260300-
/O.EXT.KVEF.FW.W.0031.201025T2000Z-201027T0400Z/
Clark and SW Lincoln County Deserts/Las Vegas Dispatch-
1154 AM PDT Sun Oct 25 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MONDAY FOR STRONG
WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 465 IN SOUTHERN NEVADA...

* AFFECTED AREA...Nevada Fire Weather Zone 465 including Clark
  and southwest Lincoln County.

* TIMING...Winds will increase this afternoon and persist through
  Monday. RH values are expected to drop below critical thresholds
  during this period.

* WIND...Southwest wind gusts of up to 40 mph this afternoon
  shifting to the north with gusts of 35 to 50 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 15 percent Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

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. Outdoor burning is not
recommended. Heed all fire restrictions.

&&

$$

AZZ101-102-CAZ228-229-NVZ463-464-466-260300-
/O.CON.KVEF.FW.W.0031.201026T0300Z-201027T0400Z/
Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-AZ side-
Northwest Deserts/Northwest Plateau-
Mojave Desert Including Morongo Valley/Yucca Valley-
Lower Colorado River Valley-Sheep Range-Spring Mountains-
Lake Mead NRA/Colorado River-NV side-
1154 AM PDT Sun Oct 25 2020 /1154 AM MST Sun Oct 25 2020/

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
9 PM MONDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RH FOR SOUTHERN NEVADA AND
PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA AND NORTHWESTERN ARIZONA...

* AFFECTED AREA...In Arizona...Fire weather zones 101 and 102. In
  California...Fire weather zones 228 and 229. In Nevada... Fire
  weather zones 463, 464, and 466.

* TIMING...Winds will increase this evening, peaking late
  tonight into Monday as RH values drop below critical
  thresholds.

* WIND...North winds 25 to 40 mph gusting 35 to 50 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 15 percent Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

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. Outdoor burning is not
recommended. Heed all fire restrictions.

&&

$$

CAZ226-227-NVZ460>462-260300-
/O.CON.KVEF.FW.W.0031.201025T2000Z-201027T0400Z/
Owens Valley/Southern Inyo Forest-Death Valley National Park-
Esmeralda and Nye County Deserts/CNC Dispatch-
Lincoln County/Ely Dispatch-Nye County Deserts/Las Vegas Dispatch-
1154 AM PDT Sun Oct 25 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT MONDAY FOR
STRONG WINDS AND LOW RH FOR SOUTHERN NEVADA AND PORTIONS OF
SOUTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA...

* AFFECTED AREA...In California...Fire weather zones 226 and
  227. In Nevada...Fire weather zones 460, 461, and 462.

* TIMING...Winds will increase this evening, peaking late
  tonight into Monday as RH values drop below critical
  thresholds.

* WIND...North winds 20 to 30 mph gusting 35 to 50 mph.

* HUMIDITY...5 to 15 percent Monday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

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. Outdoor burning is not
recommended. Heed all fire restrictions.

&&

$$


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