- Red Flag Warning for Eastern Sierra Slopes of Inyo County County, California
- Red Flag Warning issued May 11 at 2:42PM 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 STRONG WINDS AND LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 226...
* AFFECTED AREA...In California...Fire weather zone 226.
* TIMING...Gusty north winds will spread down the Owens Valley and
persist persist through the evening before decreasing.
* WIND...North wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.
* HUMIDITY...Minimum humidity values 8 to 12 percent then
climbing to 15 to 25 percent late this evening.
* IMPACTS...A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather
conditions are expected. A combination of strong winds...low
relative humidity...and warm temperatures can contribute to
extreme fire behavior. Any fires that develop will likely