« View county listFire Weather Warning
Kern County Mountains-
Sierra Nevada from Yosemite to Kings Canyon National Park-
Tulare County Mountains-
1236 PM PST Thu Dec 14 2017
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST FRIDAY FOR
LOW HUMIDITIES 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 7-10 mph. Locally higher gusts are
* HUMIDITY...Less than 10 percent at many locations. Humidity
will remain low through Friday evening.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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.