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California, Los Angeles County San Gabriel Valley

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 10:03 PM PDT on September 24, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on September 26, 2016


... Red flag warning remains in effect until 3 PM PDT Monday for
strong winds and low humidity for the inland Empire... the Santa
Ana Mountains...

* winds... areas of northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
mph... except 20 to 30 mph with gusts 45 to 55 below the Cajon
Pass... and through and along the Santa Ana Mountains and
foothills Sunday and Monday mornings.

* Humidity... lowest of 6 to 12 percent with poor overnight
recovery.

* Outlook... gradual cooling with higher humidity and weaker
winds Tuesday into Wednesday.

* Impacts... any fires that start may exhibit extreme fire
behavior and 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 heat will contribute
to extreme fire behavior.



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358 PM PDT Sat Sep 24 2016

... Red flag warning in effect from midnight tonight to 3 PM PDT
Monday for gusty northeast winds and low relative humidity for the
foothills of the San Gabriel valley...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
red flag warning for gusty northeast winds and low relative
humidity... which is in effect from midnight tonight to 3 PM PDT
Monday.

* Winds... areas of northeast winds increasing to 10 to 20 mph with
gusts to 35 mph later tonight into Sunday... mainly in the
foothills.

* Relative humidity... lowering to 5 to 10 percent on Sunday and
Monday.

* Temperatures... highs 100 to 105 degrees on Sunday and Monday.
Very warm overnight lows in the 70s to around 80 degrees in
foothills and windy areas.

* Impacts... if fire ignition occurs there could be very rapid
spread of wildfire and extreme fire behavior that could lead to
a threat to 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 hot temperatures will
create extreme fire behavior.

Please use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition
sources. Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in
the field of this red flag warning.





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