- Red Flag Warning for Burney Basin, Eastern Shasta County County, California
- Red Flag Warning issued May 11 at 2:28PM PDT until May 11 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS
- Effective: Friday, May 11, 2018 at 3 p.m.
- Expires: Friday, May 11, 2018 at 11 p.m.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR THE CHALFANT VALLEY
IN SOUTHEAST MONO COUNTY...
* AFFECTED AREA...The Chalfant Valley in Fire Zone 273 Mono and
Eastern Alpine Counties.
* Winds...North 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph.
* Humidity...10-20% at 3 PM...rising above 20% between 7 PM and 9
* Duration...3 to 6 hours.
* Impacts...The combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity before first
responders can contain them.