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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 1:21 PM PST on December 15, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on December 17, 2017


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 am PST Sunday for gusty winds and low relative humidity...

* wind... northerly winds of 15 to 30 mph with local gusts over
50 mph. Strongest gusts will be over the North Bay mountains
and East Bay hills.

* Humidity... minimum humidity readings of 10 to 20% during the
day. Nighttime maximum humidity readings will likely recover
early in the night then drop of 25 to 35%.

* Highest threat... elevations above 1000 ft, especially the
North Bay mountains and East Bay hills.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely 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 warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.




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