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Fire Weather Warning
CAZ239-251700-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160625T1700Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY
FOR GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR
THE FOOTHILLS AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH COAST...


* WINDS...AREAS OF NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH IN THE FOOTHILLS...AND COASTAL AREAS WEST OF
GOLETA.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...15 TO 25 PERCENT IN THE FOOTHILLS AND
COASTAL AREAS WEST OF GOLETA.

* IMPACTS...CONDITIONS MAY BE FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE
BEHAVIOR WHICH COULD THREATEN 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 WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

Fire Weather Warning
CAZ252-251700-
/O.CON.KLOX.FW.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160625T1700Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
620 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PDT SATURDAY
FOR GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTHEAST WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FOR THE SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50
MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5 TO 15 PERCENT IN WIND PRONE AREAS.

* IMPACTS...IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS...CONDITIONS WILL BE
FAVORABLE FOR EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR AND RAPID FIRE SPREAD...
WHICH COULD THREATEN 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 WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR. PLEASE ADVISE THE APPROPRIATE
OFFICIALS OR FIRE CREWS IN THE FIELD OF THIS RED FLAG WARNING.

&&

$$

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