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California, Kern County Mountains

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 6:51 PM PST on December 12, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EST on December 13, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PST Wednesday
for very low humidity for fire weather zones 295, 296, and 297...

* affected area... fire weather zones 295, 296 and 297. This
includes Sierra National Forest, Sequoia/Kings Canyon National
Park, Sequoia National Forest and the Kern County mountains.

* Wind... northeast to east 3-12 mph.

* Humidity... less than 10 percent at many locations. Humidity
will remain low through at least Wednesday, with little or no
recovery at night.

* 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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