Red Flag Warning Issued Due to Dry Conditions & High Gusts

January 14, 2014 9:29 am · 2 comments

With warm temperatures expected for the Bay Area the National Weather Service issued a red-flag warning in the North Bay and East Bay hills due to high winds and dry conditions that pose as fire hazards.

The red-flag warning began 10 p.m. Monday and is in effect until 8 a.m. Thursday, weather service officials said.

Gusts are expected to reach up to 40 mph at high elevations, officials said.

Humidity levels can reach between 10 to 20 percent at night and drop down between five to 10 percent during the day, according to weather officials.

1 The Mamba January 14, 2014 at 9:42 AM

It is supposed to hit 70 degrees this week, so you all can use your fireplaces. You’re welcome.

2 Mac January 14, 2014 at 9:56 AM

Dang…It is going to be a long summer, if this is starting already.

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