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Be Alert Yuba City
Thursday August 31st, 2017 :: 04:50 a.m. PDT

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Red Flag Warning until 08:00AM Saturday

...VERY HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WITH LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS POSSIBLE LATE THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING... .Very strong high pressure bringing a prolonged period of very hot and dry weather. Periods of dry, locally breezy northerly winds causing critical fire weather conditions over the Coastal Range, west side of the Sacramento Valley and surrounding northern and northeastern foothills. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 AM PDT SATURDAY FOR BREEZY, DRY NORTH WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 213, 215, 216, 263, AND 266... The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM this morning to 8 AM PDT Saturday.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zone 213. Fire weather zone 215. Fire weather zone 216. Fire weather zone 263. Fire weather zone 266.

* WIND...Local north wind gusts up to 20-25 mph possible.

* HUMIDITY...Daytime humidity 7 to 15 percent, recovering only to 20 to 30 percent overnight.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended. Interact with us via social media www.facebook.com/nws.sacramento www.twitter.com/nwssacramento

* AFFECTED AREAS: CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY INCLUDING GLENN, COLUSA, YUBA, NORTHERN SUTTER, BUTTE COUNTY BELOW 1000 FT ... EASTERN PORTION OF SHASTA, TRINITY NF ... NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY TO SOUTHERN TEHAMA COUNTY LINE BELOW 1000 FT ... NORTHERN SIERRA FOOTHILLS FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. INCLUDES NEVADA-YUBA-PLACER RU AND ANADOR-ELDORADO RU ... SOUTHERN AND EASTERN MENDOCINO NF, SOUTHEAST EDGE SHASTA, TRINITY NF AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF TAHIMA, GLENN RU

Instructions:

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.

Address/Location
Be Alert Yuba City
1201 Civic Center Blvd
Yuba City, CA 95993

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 530-822-4762

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Red Flag Warning

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