Chilcoot, CA (96105)

4:50 PM PDT on August 31, 2016 (GMT -0700)
KCAPORTO2 | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Fire Weather Warning

Elev 4923 ft 39.82 °N, 120.47 °W | Updated 1 second ago

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79.9 °F
Feels Like 78 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 4.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 32 °F
Humidity 18%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 7:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KRTS 312335Z AUTO 26015G23KT 10SM CLR 28/00 A3003 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 32 °F
Humidity 18%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 7:32 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KRTS 312335Z AUTO 26015G23KT 10SM CLR 28/00 A3003 RMK AO2

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Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 2:28 PM PDT Aug. 31, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this evening
for gusty winds and low humidity for northeast California... far
northwest Nevada and the western Nevada Sierra front...
... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am to 9 PM PDT Thursday for
gusty winds and low humidity for northeast California... far
northwest Nevada and the western Nevada Sierra front...

The National Weather Service in Reno has issued a red flag
warning for gusty winds and low humidity, which is in effect from
11 am to 9 PM PDT Thursday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer
in effect.

* Affected area... fire zone 278 eastern Lassen County, fire zone
450 western Nevada Sierra front and fire zone 458 northern
Washoe County.

* Winds... for today: southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to
35 mph. For Thursday afternoon and evening: southwest winds 15
to 20 mph with gusts 30 to 35 mph.

* Humidity... afternoon humidity will bottom out at 8 to 16%.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds and low humidity can
cause fire to rapidly grow in size and intensity before first
responders can contain them.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Avoid outdoor activities that can cause a spark near dry
vegetation... such as yard work... target shooting... or campfires.
Follow local fire restrictions. Check weather.Gov/Reno for
updates and livingwithfire.Info for preparedness tips.

Avoid outdoor activities that can cause a spark near dry
vegetation, such as yard work, target shooting, or campfires.
Follow local fire restrictions. Check weather.Gov/Reno for
updates and livingwithfire.Info for preparedness tips.