Palmdale, CA

7:14 AM PDT on July 23, 2016 (GMT -0700)
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Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 2620 ft 34.60 °N, 118.12 °W | Updated 1 hour ago

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67 °F
Feels Like 67 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 0.0 mph

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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
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5:56 AM 8:00 PM
Waning Gibbous, 85% visible
METAR KPMD 231353Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM CLR 22/M01 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP120 T02171011
Pressure 29.89 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 8:00 PM
Waning Gibbous, 85% visible
METAR KPMD 231353Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM CLR 22/M01 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP120 T02171011

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 3:37 PM PDT Jul. 22, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect until midnight PDT Saturday night
for gusty west to northwest winds and very low relative humidity
for the Santa Clarita valley and Antelope Valley...

* winds... west to northwest winds increasing to 15 to 30 mph with
gusts to 40 mph in the afternoon and evening. Isolated gusts to
45 mph across western foothills. Gusty southwest to west winds
redeveloping Saturday afternoon and evening.

* Relative humidity... minimum humidities 2 to 7 percent. Very poor
recovery tonight with humidities remaining between 10 and 15
percent.

* Temperatures... Max temperatures of 104 to 110 degrees.

* Impacts... if fire ignition occurs there could be rapid spread
of wildfire that would lead to a threat to life and property.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected. This in combination with very dry fuels will create
extreme fire danger and/or fire behavior.

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this red flag warning.



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