- Red Flag Warning for Imperial County County, California
- Red Flag Warning issued December 14 at 12:58PM PST until December 14 at 4:00PM PST by NWS
- Effective: Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 12:58 p.m.
- Expires: Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 4 p.m.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST /4 PM PST/
THIS AFTERNOON FOR STRONG WINDS, LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND VERY
HIGH TO EXTREME FIRE DANGER FOR THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER VALLEY...
* AFFECTED AREA...Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity/Lower Colorado
River Valley AZ and Lower Colorado River Valley CA.
* WINDS...North 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* TIMING...Today from mid-morning through late afternoon.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 12 percent.
* IMPACTS...Fuels are very dry and fire danger is very high to
extreme. These conditions combined with low relative humidity
and strong winds will lead to widespread hazardous fire