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  • Fire Weather Warning

    Orange, CA

    San Bernardino County Mountains-
    Including The Mountain Top And Front Country Ranger Districts Of
    The San Bernardino National Forest-Riverside County Mountains-
    Including The San Jacinto Ranger District Of The San Bernardino
    National Forest-Santa Ana Mountains-
    Including The Trabuco Ranger District of the Cleveland National
    Forest-Orange County Coastal Areas-Orange County Inland Areas-
    133 PM PDT Mon Oct 15 2018

    ...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT TUESDAY FOR
    STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY...

    * LOCATION...Mountains and foothills below 6,000 feet, the
    valleys, and all of Orange County.

    * WINDS...Widespread northeast winds of 25 to 40 mph with gusts to
    65 mph early this afternoon. The winds will not be as strong
    late this afternoon through Tuesday and not quite as widespread
    with winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.

    * HUMIDITY...5 to 10 percent this afternoon with poor recovery
    tonight. There may be a slight recovery on Tuesday with lowest
    humidity around 10 percent.

    * OUTLOOK...Weaker and less widespread winds Wednesday and
    Thursday with a gradual recovery in humidity.

    * IMPACTS...Fuels will continue to dry this afternoon through
    Tuesday, increasing the fire threat. Outdoor burning should be
    avoided.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    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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Weather Video Forecast

<p>The winds peaked on Monday, but they’re not over yet. Anthony Yanez has your First Alert forecast for Monday, Oct. 15, 2018.</p>

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