Fire Weather Warning:
- ...Red flag warning in effect from 6 am to 6 PM PDT Wednesday for gusty winds and low relative humidity for the interior portions of San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara County... The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a red flag warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity...which is in effect from 6 am to 6 PM PDT Wednesday.
- Winds...northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph will occur on Wednesday. The strongest winds are expected Wednesday morning.
- Relative humidity...25 to 45 percent Wednesday morning lowering quickly to 8 to 15 percent by around noon.
- Impacts...extreme fire behavior is possible if fire ignition occurs. 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 will create extreme fire behavior. Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the field of this red flag warning. Kittell/Sweet