Kern County, CA – A Red Flag Warning remains in effect for portions of the Kern County mountains from Midnight tonight until 6 PM PDT Monday…
Strong northeast to east winds combined with rapidly decreasing relative humidity values will be responsible for critical fire weather conditions today in portions of the Kern County mountains.
THE RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6:00 pm PDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
- WIND…Sustained northeast to east of 10 to 15 mph, with gusts near 45 mph in canyons.
- HUMIDITY…As low as 5 to 10 percent.
- IMPACTS…Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.