Weather Alerts for SAN DIEGO COASTS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
SAN DIEGO COASTS

Areas Affected:
Orange County Coastal - Orange County Inland - Riverside County Mountains-Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino National Forest - San Bernardino County Mountains-Including The Mountain Top And Front Country Ranger Districts Of The San Bernardino National Forest - San Bernardino and Riverside County Valleys - The Inland Empire - San Diego County Coastal Areas - San Diego County Inland Valleys - San Diego County Mountains-Including The Palomar And Descanso Ranger Districts of the Cleveland National Forest - San Gorgonio Pass Near Banning - Santa Ana Mountains-Including The Trabuco Ranger District of the Cleveland National Forest
Effective: Mon, 11/12 9:15pm Updated: Mon, 11/12 11:28pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 11/14 5:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...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...Areas of east to northeast winds 25 to 35 mph with
gusts to 60 mph. Strongest gusts to 70 mph or higher along the
coastal mountain slopes of San Diego County.
* HUMIDITY...Minimum in the single digits each day with very
poor overnight recovery.
* TIMING...Through Wednesday with the strongest winds occurring
through Tuesday.
* OUTLOOK...Very low relative humidity in the single digits and
teens will continue away from the immediate coast Thursday and
moderate on Friday with lighter winds.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly
with extreme fire behavior. Outdoor burning should be avoided.

Information:
A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now....or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds and low relative humidity can contribute to extreme
fire behavior.