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Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
238 PM PST Wed Nov 20 2019

CAZ015>017-063-068-210600-
/O.CON.KSTO.WI.Y.0026.000000T0000Z-191121T0600Z/
Northern Sacramento Valley-Central Sacramento Valley-
Southern Sacramento Valley-
Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County-
Western Plumas County/Lassen Park-
Including the cities of Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Oroville,
Marysville/Yuba City, Sacramento, Alder Springs, Chester,
and Quincy
238 PM PST Wed Nov 20 2019

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

* WHAT...North winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts of 40 to 50 mph,
  locally higher in canyons and other wind prone areas.

* WHERE...Sacramento Valley, Western Plumas County/Lassen Park
  and Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake
  County Counties.

* WHEN...Until 10 PM PST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Difficult driving conditions. Gusty winds could blow
  around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a
  few power outages may result.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high
profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.

&&

$$



Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
401 AM PST Wed Nov 20 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.A strong upper low moving across Southern California will bring
a period of breezy north to northeasterly winds to portions of
interior Northern California north of I-80 into Thursday morning.
Daytime relative humidities will be low with moderate to locally
poor overnight recoveries tonight. The combination of low
humidity, extremely dry fuels, and gusty winds will lead to
critical fire weather conditions.

CAZ213-215>217-263-264-266-268-279-211500-
/O.CON.KSTO.FW.W.0011.000000T0000Z-191121T1500Z/
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-
401 AM PST Wed Nov 20 2019

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THURSDAY FOR
LOW HUMIDITY AND STRONG WIND FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 213, 215,
216, 217, 263, 264, 266, 268, AND 279...

* AFFECTED AREAS...Fire weather zones 213, 215, 216, 217, 263,
  264, 266, 268, and 279. The northern and western Sacramento
  Valley, northeastern Sierra foothills, as well as the Coastal
  Range and foothills, all north of I-80.

* WIND...North to northeast wind 15 to 35 mph with gusts 35 to
  55 mph, locally higher in canyons and exposed ridges.

* HUMIDITY...Daytime minimum humidities in the teens and 20s
  with moderate to poor overnight recoveries in the 30s and 40s.

* 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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