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  • Fire Weather Watch for Northern Monterey Bay County, California
  • Fire Weather Watch issued October 19 at 4:37AM PDT until October 21 at 11:00AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, October 19, 2015 at 4:37 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 11 a.m.
  • ...STRENGTHENING WINDS AND DROPPING RH EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO
    WEDNESDAY...
    .AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE IS EXPECTED TO BUILD OVER THE FIRE DISTRICT
    TODAY PROMOTING DRY WEATHER AND WARMING CONDITIONS. AT THE
    SURFACE A BROAD THERMAL TROUGH IS ALSO ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP
    RESULTING IN OFFSHORE WINDS AND FURTHER DRYING OF THE ATMOSPHERE.
    NORTH TO NORTH EASTERLY WILL STRENGTHEN LATE TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY
    PROMOTING AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER...ESPECIALLY OVER THE NORTH BAY
    MOUNTAINS.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY MORNING FOR GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS AND DROPPING RELATIVE
    HUMIDITY VALUES FOR THE NORTH BAY MOUNTAINS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
    507...
    * AFFECTED AREA...THE NORTH BAY MOUNTAINS FIRE WEATHER ZONE 507.
    * WIND...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
    * HUMIDITY...MIN HUMIDITY.....20 TO 30% WITH A FEW SPOTS DOWN TO
    15%. MAX HUMIDITY GENERALLY 50-70% ALTHOUGH LOCALLY 35 TO 45%
    TUESDAY NIGHT.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
    OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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