... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT Friday for
strong winds and low rh for fire weather zones 460 and 462...
* timing... through Friday evening. Some recovery and lower wind
speeds are expected tonight.
* Wind... south to southwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts of 30 to 40
mph. Higher gusts are possible on exposed ridgetops.
* Humidity... minimum relative humidity values between 8 and 12
percent... with recovery to 25 to 30 percent overnight.
* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds... low relative
humidity... and dry fuels will create conditions favorable for
extreme fire behavior and rapid fire growth. Outdoor burning
is not recommended.
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring or imminent. Please advise the appropriate
fire weather officials in the field of this red flag warning.
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Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 2:37 AM PDT on September 03, 2015