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Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
1251 PM PDT Mon Oct 19 2020

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Late Tonight Through
Early Wednesday Morning with Gusty Winds and Low Humidity...

...Potential for Stronger Winds Late Wednesday Night Through
Friday Afternoon Combining with Low Humidity for Critical Fire
Weather Conditions...

.Gusty north to east winds are expected late tonight through
Wednesday morning. This combined with low humidity and dry fuels
will result in areas of critical fire weather conditions. Extreme
caution should be taken to prevent new fire starts. Another
potentially stronger period of gusty winds and low humidity are
possible later Wednesday into Friday.

CAZ213-215>217-221-263-266-268-269-279-201200-
/O.UPG.KSTO.FW.A.0008.201020T0600Z-201021T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSTO.FW.W.0011.201020T0600Z-201021T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSTO.FW.A.0009.201022T0500Z-201024T0000Z/
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-Stanislaus NF West of the Sierra Crest-
Southeast Edge Shasta-Trinity NF and Western Portions of Tehama-
Glenn 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)-
Northern Sierra Including the Tahoe and ElDorado NF/S West of the
Sierra Crest-Eastern Mendocino NF-
1251 PM PDT Mon Oct 19 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
213, 215, 216, 217, 221, 263, 266, 268, 269, AND 279...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 213, 215, 216, 217, 221, 263, 266, 268, 269, AND 279...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to 8 AM PDT
Wednesday. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued for
Wednesday night through Friday afternoon.

* Portions of interior northern California including the northern
  and central Sacramento Valley, the west side of the Sacramento
  Valley, the northern Coastal Range, and the Sierra Nevada
  foothills north of I-80.

* WIND...North to east winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph,
  tonight through early Wednesday. Stronger winds possible
  Wednesday night through Friday afternoon, with north to east
  winds 15 to 25 mph gusting to 40 mph. Locally stronger gusts
  possible over ridges and through favored gaps and canyons during
  the night and morning hours.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum daytime humidity of 12 to 20 percent. Maximum
  overnight humidity generally between 35 and 55 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning should be avoided.

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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Sacramento CA
1251 PM PDT Mon Oct 19 2020

...Critical Fire Weather Conditions Expected Late Tonight Through
Early Wednesday Morning with Gusty Winds and Low Humidity...

...Potential for Stronger Winds Late Wednesday Night Through
Friday Afternoon Combining with Low Humidity for Critical Fire
Weather Conditions...

.Gusty north to east winds are expected late tonight through
Wednesday morning. This combined with low humidity and dry fuels
will result in areas of critical fire weather conditions. Extreme
caution should be taken to prevent new fire starts. Another
potentially stronger period of gusty winds and low humidity are
possible later Wednesday into Friday.

CAZ213-215>217-221-263-266-268-269-279-201200-
/O.UPG.KSTO.FW.A.0008.201020T0600Z-201021T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSTO.FW.W.0011.201020T0600Z-201021T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSTO.FW.A.0009.201022T0500Z-201024T0000Z/
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-Stanislaus NF West of the Sierra Crest-
Southeast Edge Shasta-Trinity NF and Western Portions of Tehama-
Glenn 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)-
Northern Sierra Including the Tahoe and ElDorado NF/S West of the
Sierra Crest-Eastern Mendocino NF-
1251 PM PDT Mon Oct 19 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
213, 215, 216, 217, 221, 263, 266, 268, 269, AND 279...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 213, 215, 216, 217, 221, 263, 266, 268, 269, AND 279...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 11 PM this evening to 8 AM PDT
Wednesday. A Fire Weather Watch has also been issued for
Wednesday night through Friday afternoon.

* Portions of interior northern California including the northern
  and central Sacramento Valley, the west side of the Sacramento
  Valley, the northern Coastal Range, and the Sierra Nevada
  foothills north of I-80.

* WIND...North to east winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph,
  tonight through early Wednesday. Stronger winds possible
  Wednesday night through Friday afternoon, with north to east
  winds 15 to 25 mph gusting to 40 mph. Locally stronger gusts
  possible over ridges and through favored gaps and canyons during
  the night and morning hours.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum daytime humidity of 12 to 20 percent. Maximum
  overnight humidity generally between 35 and 55 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning should be avoided.

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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

Interact with us via social media
www.facebook.com/nws.sacramento
www.twitter.com/nwssacramento

$$



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