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Be Alert Yuba City
Monday September 25th, 2017 :: 04:45 a.m. PDT

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Red Flag Warning until 07:00AM Wednesday

...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 afternoon and 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 NOW 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 over exposed ridges and locally stronger through aligned canyons. Strongest foothill/mountain winds expected during overnight and morning hours.

* HUMIDITY...Daytime humidity of 12 to 25 percent with the main concern being poor humidity recovery overnight.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended. Interact with us via social media www.facebook.com/nws.sacramento www.twitter.com/nwssacramento

* AFFECTED AREAS: CENTRAL SACRAMENTO VALLEY INCLUDING GLENN, COLUSA, YUBA, NORTHERN SUTTER, BUTTE COUNTY BELOW 1000 FT ... E MENDOCINO NF ... EASTERN DELTA ... EASTERN PORTION OF SHASTA, TRINITY NF ... LAKE COUNTY PORTION OF LAKE-NAPPA-SONOMA RU ... NORTHERN MOTHERLODE FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. FROM YUBA TO AMADOR COUNTIES ... NORTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY TO SOUTHERN TEHAMA COUNTY LINE BELOW 1000 FT ... NORTHERN SIERRA FOOTHILLS FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT. INCLUDES NEVADA-YUBA-PLACER RU AND ANADOR-ELDORADO RU ... NORTHERN SIERRA INCLUDING LASSEN NP AND PLUMAS AND LASSEN NF, S WEST OF THE SIERRA CREST - WEST OF EVANS PEAK, GRIZZLY PEAK, BECKWORTH PEAK ... SOUTHERN MOTHERLODE FROM 1000 TO 3000 FT, CALAVERAS AND TOULUMNE COUNTIES ... SOUTHERN SACRAMENTO VALLEY IN YOLO, SACRAMENTO, FAR WESTERN PLACER, SOUTHERN SUTTER AND SOLANO COUNTY BELOW 1000 FT - EXCLUDES THE DELTA ... SOUTHERN AND EASTERN MENDOCINO NF, SOUTHEAST EDGE SHASTA, TRINITY NF AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF TAHIMA, GLENN RU ... STANISLAUS NATIONAL FOREST ... TAHOE - ELDORADO NATIONAL FOREST

Instructions:

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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Address/Location
Be Alert Yuba City
1201 Civic Center Blvd
Yuba City, CA 95993

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 530-822-4762

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Red Flag Warning

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