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Wind Advisory
Issued: 9:07 AM Oct. 24, 2020 – National Weather Service
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM SUNDAY TO 11 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...Northeast winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph
below 1000 feet. Gusts to 70 mph above 1000 feet.

* WHERE...The entire San Francisco Bay Region.

* WHEN...From 4 PM Sunday to 11 AM PDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Damaging winds could blow down trees and power
lines. Widespread power outages are possible. Travel could be
difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...In addition to fire weather concerns these
winds will have the potential to bring down fire weakened trees
and branches across the region. Any temporary structures such
as tents and scaffolding will be compromised. This event has the
the potential to be as strong or stronger as winds during the
2017 Wine Country Fires with widespread potential for damaging
winds throughout the Bay Area Sunday night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Fasten loose objects or shelter objects in a safe
location prior to the onset of winds.

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Red Flag Warning
Issued: 10:27 AM Oct. 24, 2020 – National Weather Service
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM SUNDAY TO 11 AM
PDT MONDAY FOR STRONG WINDS AND CRITICALLY LOW HUMIDITY FOR
VALLEY AND COASTAL AREAS OF THE GREATER SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA...

* AFFECTED AREA...Areas below 1000 feet in the greater Bay Area
including the North/East/South Bay Valleys as well as the City
of San Francisco.

* TIMING...Winds will increase late Sunday afternoon as winds
mix down from the hills then peak Sunday night into early
Monday morning.

* WINDS...North 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...5-15 percent with little or no humidity
recovery through Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will have dangerous rates of
spread. Make plans NOW should you need to evacuate your house.

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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