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  • Red Flag Warning for Shasta Lake Area, Northern Shasta County County, California
  • Red Flag Warning issued September 25 at 3:56PM PDT until September 27 at 7:00AM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, September 25, 2017 at 3:56 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 7 a.m.
  • ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
    MORNING...
    .Gusty northerly or offshore winds over the northern and western
    Sacramento Valley and adjacent foothills will redevelop again
    this tonight into portions of the Sierra Nevada, continuing
    through early Wednesday morning. The combination of offshore winds
    and dry airmass are expected to bring critical fire weather
    conditions.
    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PDT WEDNESDAY
    FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 213, 215,
    216, 217, 218, 220, 221, 263, 264, 266, 267, 268, 269, AND 279...
    * WIND...Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts 20 to 25 mph
    through the northern and western portions of the Sacramento
    Valley and locally stronger through aligned canyons and over
    exposed ridges. Strongest foothill/mountain winds expected
    during overnight and morning hours.
    * HUMIDITY...Daytime humidity of 10 to 20 percent with the main
    concern being poor humidity recovery overnight.
    * IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
    Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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