URGENT – FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service San Diego CA
408 AM PST Sun Nov 11 2018

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San Diego County Coastal Areas-
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 Coastal Areas-Orange County Inland Areas-
408 AM PST Sun Nov 11 2018

…RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST TUESDAY FOR
STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
MOUNTAINS, VALLEYS, AND COAST…

* WIND…Northeast to east 20 to 40 mph with gusts 50 to 60 mph,
strongest below passes and canyons. Isolated Wind gusts to 70
MPH in wind-favored spots in the back country.

* TIMING…Winds increasing over Orange, San Bernardino, and
northwest Riverside Counties this morning and spreading south
and east across the remainder of Riverside and eastern San Diego
Counties this afternoon.

* HUMIDITY…Minimum in the single digits each day with poor
overnight recovery.

* OUTLOOK…Offshore winds will decrease on Wednesday. A
gradual moderation of humidity over coastal areas after
Wednesday, spreading farther inland each day through the end
of the week.

* IMPACTS…Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
with extreme fire behavior. Outdoor burning should be avoided.

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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