RED FLAG WARN SAT. 1000 HRS

…RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM SATURDAY TO NOON PDT
SUNDAY FOR STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY…

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a a Red Flag
Warning…which is in effect from 10 AM Saturday to noon PDT
Sunday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* LOCATION…San Bernardino County Mountains, Inland Empire,
Santa Ana Mountains, Inland Orange County.

* WIND…Areas of northeast winds 20 to 30 MPH with local gusts
to 50 MPH.

* HUMIDITY…A rapid fall in humidity will occur as the winds
arrive Saturday morning. Minimum relative humidity of 5 to 10
percent Saturday and Sunday. Poor recoveries Saturday night.

* TIMING…Winds increasing Saturday morning and continuing at
times through Sunday morning.

* OUTLOOK…Winds will decrease Sunday afternoon, but very low
humidity, below 10 percent at times, will continue through
Monday.

* IMPACTS…If fire ignition occurs, there will be the
potential for rapid spread of wildfire and extreme fire
behavior that would lead to a threat to life and property.

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