Red Flag Warning issued June 24 at 3:30AM PDT until June 24 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS Sacramento
Central Sacramento Valley including Glenn, Colusa, Yuba, Northern Sutter, Butte County Below 1000 Ft; E Mendocino NF; Eastern Delta; Eastern Portion of Shasta, Trinity NF; Lake County Portion of Lake-Nappa-Sonoma RU; Northern Motherlode From 1000 to 3000 Ft. From Yuba To Amador Counties; Northern Sacramento Valley to Southern Tehama County Line Below 1000 Ft; Northern San Joaquin Valley in San Joaquin and Stanislaus Counties Below 1000 ft - Excludes the Delta; Northern Sierra Foothills from 1000 to 3000 Ft. Includes Nevada-Yuba-Placer RU and Anador-Eldorado RU; Southern Motherlode From 1000 to 3000 Ft, Calaveras and Toulumne Counties; Southern Sacramento Valley In Yolo, Sacramento, Far Western Placer, Southern Sutter and Solano County Below 1000 Ft - Excludes the Delta; Southern and Eastern Mendocino NF, Southeast Edge Shasta, Trinity NF and Western Portions of Tahima, Glenn RU
...Gusty wind and low humidity today...
.Hot temperatures again today combined with locally gusty wind and
low humidity will continue areas of increased fire potential.
Strongest winds forecast in the Sacramento Valley, west of
Interstate 5, extending into the Coastal Range. Locally gusty wind
is also possible through the Northeast Foothills of the
Sacramento Valley and Motherlode. Areas of moderate to poor
humidity recoveries occur again this morning with minimum
humidities this afternoon in the single digits and teens.
Cooler temperatures with higher humidity expected Monday.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING
FOR GUSTY WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 213, 215,
216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 263, 264, 266, 267, AND 279...
* WIND...Northerly wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph,
strongest this morning on the west side of the Sacramento
Valley extending into the Coastal Range.
* HUMIDITY...Daytime minimum humidity as low as 4-12 percent with
areas of maximum humidity recovery of only 20-40 percent.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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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.