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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1228 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR STRONG GUSTY SANTA ANA WINDS AND LOW
HUMIDITIES THROUGH WEDNESDAY FOR THE SAN DIEGO AND RIVERSIDE
COUNTY MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS...

...RED FLAG WARNING CANCELLED FOR INLAND ORANGE COUNTY...THE SANTA
ANA MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS...AND THE SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY
MOUNTAINS...

.SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GREAT BASIN AND NORTHEAST WINDS
ALOFT WILL BRING PERIODS OF GUSTY SANTA ANA WINDS TO THE
MOUNTAINS...COASTAL FOOTHILLS...AND INLAND VALLEYS OF SAN DIEGO
AND RIVERSIDE COUNTIES THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH STRONGEST WINDS
TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. LOWEST DAYTIME HUMIDITIES WILL
FALL BELOW 10 PERCENT WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERY. WEAKER
NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS WITH LOW HUMIDITIES WILL CONTINUE INTO
THANKSGIVING DAY.

CAZ248-250-256-258-260600-
/O.CON.KSGX.FW.W.0008.000000T0000Z-141127T0200Z/
SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY INLAND VALLEYS-RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE SAN JACINTO RANGER DISTRICT OF THE SAN BERNARDINO
NATIONAL FOREST-SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE PALOMAR AND DESCANSO RANGER DISTRICTS OF THE
CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST-
1228 PM PST TUE NOV 25 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST WEDNESDAY
FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES...

A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITIES...LOWEST DAYTIME HUMIDITY AROUND 5 PERCENT
  WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RECOVERY.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* OUTLOOK...LOW HUMIDITIES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THANKSGIVING...
  WITH LOCALLY GUSTY EAST WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS OF
  RIVERSIDE AND SAN DIEGO COUNTIES.

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
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

$$

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HARRISON

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