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Friday December 15th, 2017 :: 01:54 p.m. PST


Berkeley High Fire Danger

City of Berkeley AC Alert Message:


The Berkeley Fire Department reports that due to anticipated high wind gusts and low humidity Berkeley will experience elevated fire danger starting tonight. The Fire Department urges people in Berkeley to use extreme caution, especially in the hills. The National Weather Service reports that Red Flag conditions will last from 10pm on Friday, December 15th through 10am Sunday, December 17th.


People in and around the Berkeley hills are encouraged to park in their driveways or garages, leaving streets clear for emergency vehicles. Use extreme caution when operating BBQs, power equipment or other heat sources such as idling cars. Fireworks are completely forbidden in the City of Berkeley and surrounding areas.


To learn more about preparing to evacuate from a wildfire, visit Berkeley’s Wildfire Evacuation website. To learn more about how to receive information in an emergency from a variety of sources, visit the Emergency Alerting Page


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