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Fire Weather Warning
CAZ248-250-255>258-265-554-151400-
/O.CON.KSGX.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-171215T1800Z/
/O.CON.KSGX.FW.A.0006.171217T0900Z-171218T0400Z/
San Bernardino and Riverside County Valleys - The Inland Empire-
San Diego County Inland Valleys-San Bernardino County Mountains-
Including The Mountain Top And Front Country Ranger Districts Of
The San Bernardino National Forest-Riverside County Mountains-
Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino
National Forest-Santa Ana Mountains-
Including The Trabuco Ranger District of the Cleveland National
Forest-San Diego County Mountains-
Including The Palomar And Descanso Ranger Districts of the
Cleveland National Forest-San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning-
Orange County Inland Areas-
837 PM PST Thu Dec 14 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST FRIDAY FOR
STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY......FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN
EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY....

* LOCATION...Mainly along the coastal mountain slopes, extending
into the adjacent valley areas, including below the Cajon
Pass, San Gorgonio Pass and inland Orange County.

* WIND...Now through Friday morning...Northeast to east 20 to
35 mph...with gusts 50 mph. Isolated gusts to 70 mph on
remote coastal slopes and through wind-prone canyons.
Saturday night through Sunday evening...northeast 20 to 30
mph with gusts to 55 mph. Isolated gusts near 70 mph on
remote coastal slopes and through wind-prone canyons.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum 5 to 8 percent, with very poor overnight
recovery in some areas through Friday morning. Minimum 10 to
15 percent Sunday.

* TIMING...Winds continuing into tonight, then decreasing into
Friday morning from north to south. Santa Ana winds develop and
strengthen again Saturday evening through Sunday evening.

* FIRE WEATHER IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely
spread rapidly and be difficult to contain. Outdoor burning
should be avoided.

* WIND IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions for high profile
vehicles. Specific freeways that may be impacted include
interstates 10, 215, 15 and 8. Blowing dust or sand may
locally reduce visibility to 1 mile. Debris on roadways and
falling tree branches possible.

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 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.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Watch
CAZ248-250-255>258-265-554-151400-
/O.CON.KSGX.FW.W.0006.000000T0000Z-171215T1800Z/
/O.CON.KSGX.FW.A.0006.171217T0900Z-171218T0400Z/
San Bernardino and Riverside County Valleys - The Inland Empire-
San Diego County Inland Valleys-San Bernardino County Mountains-
Including The Mountain Top And Front Country Ranger Districts Of
The San Bernardino National Forest-Riverside County Mountains-
Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino
National Forest-Santa Ana Mountains-
Including The Trabuco Ranger District of the Cleveland National
Forest-San Diego County Mountains-
Including The Palomar And Descanso Ranger Districts of the
Cleveland National Forest-San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning-
Orange County Inland Areas-
837 PM PST Thu Dec 14 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST FRIDAY FOR
STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY......FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN
EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY....

* LOCATION...Mainly along the coastal mountain slopes, extending
into the adjacent valley areas, including below the Cajon
Pass, San Gorgonio Pass and inland Orange County.

* WIND...Now through Friday morning...Northeast to east 20 to
35 mph...with gusts 50 mph. Isolated gusts to 70 mph on
remote coastal slopes and through wind-prone canyons.
Saturday night through Sunday evening...northeast 20 to 30
mph with gusts to 55 mph. Isolated gusts near 70 mph on
remote coastal slopes and through wind-prone canyons.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum 5 to 8 percent, with very poor overnight
recovery in some areas through Friday morning. Minimum 10 to
15 percent Sunday.

* TIMING...Winds continuing into tonight, then decreasing into
Friday morning from north to south. Santa Ana winds develop and
strengthen again Saturday evening through Sunday evening.

* FIRE WEATHER IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely
spread rapidly and be difficult to contain. Outdoor burning
should be avoided.

* WIND IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions for high profile
vehicles. Specific freeways that may be impacted include
interstates 10, 215, 15 and 8. Blowing dust or sand may
locally reduce visibility to 1 mile. Debris on roadways and
falling tree branches possible.

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 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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