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  • Fire Weather Watch for San Diego County Coastal Areas County, California
  • Fire Weather Watch issued October 18 at 1:26AM PDT until October 20 at 2:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, October 19, 2018 at 3 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 2 p.m.
  • ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOWER HUMIDITY FOR THE
    LOWER COASTAL MOUNTAIN SLOPES...THE INLAND VALLEYS...AND INLAND
    ORANGE COUNTY...
    .Mostly weak offshore flow will continue into Saturday and be
    slightly stronger on Friday with strongest northeast gusts near
    the coastal foothills and below passes and canyons of around 35
    mph. Lowest daytime humidity on the lower coastal slopes of the
    mountains, the inland valleys, and inland Orange County will fall
    to around 15 percent on Friday and around 20 percent on Saturday
    with elevated fire weather conditions.
    ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    SATURDAY AFTERNOON FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOWER HUMIDITY FOR THE
    COASTAL MOUNTAIN SLOPES AND INLAND VALLEYS...
    * WIND...Areas of northeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
    mph near the coastal foothills of the mountains with isolated
    gusts to 40 mph possible on Friday.
    * HUMIDITY...Lowest daytime humidity of around 15 to 20 percent on
    Friday and around 20 percent on Saturday with a good overnight
    recovery.
    * TIMING...Near critical fire weather conditions are possible near
    the windier locations on Friday with elevated fire weather
    conditions for Saturday morning.
    * IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread more rapidly.
    Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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