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Latest Red Flag Warning; Fire Weather Watch by KLOX
Issued 10/19/2017 1:27 PM US/Pacific.
Valid through 10/25/2017 6:00 PM US/Pacific.
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los angeles county coast including downtown los angeles-
los angeles county san gabriel valley-
316 pm pdt mon oct 23 2017
...red flag warning remains in effect until 6 pm pdt wednesday
for much of los angeles and ventura counties due to gusty santa
ana winds and hot and dry conditions over the hills and canyons...
* winds...areas of north to northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with
gusts 35 to 45 mph through tuesday mainly in the hills and
canyons...then weakening through wednesday.
* relative humidity...minimum humidities between 5 and 10
percent through wednesday. very poor humidity recoveries
expected each night.
* temperatures...maximums between 95 and 105. minimums between
65 and 75 except 75 to 85 in the hills.
* impacts...if fire ignition occurs, conditions are favorable
for extreme fire behavior and spread which would threaten life
a red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. a combination of gusty winds...very low relative
humidity...and hot temperatures can contribute to extreme fire
behavior. use extreme caution when using potential fire ignition