Weather Alerts for Greater Lake Tahoe Area (CA)

Issued by the National Weather Service

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA (CA)

Areas Affected:
Central Sacramento Valley including Glenn, Colusa, Yuba, Northern Sutter, Butte County Below 1000 Ft - E Mendocino NF - Eastern Delta - Eastern Portion of Shasta, Trinity NF - Lake County Portion of Lake-Nappa-Sonoma RU - Northern Sacramento Valley to Southern Tehama County Line Below 1000 Ft - Southern Sacramento Valley In Yolo, Sacramento, Far Western Placer, Southern Sutter and Solano County Below 1000 Ft - Excludes the Delta - Southern and Eastern Mendocino NF, Southeast Edge Shasta, Trinity NF and Western Portions of Tahima, Glenn RU
Effective: Mon, 10/15 10:00am Updated: Mon, 10/15 4:50pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 10/15 11:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Red Flag Warning continues...
.Gusty wind and very low humidity will continue over much of
interior Northern California today. Wind will decrease this
afternoon into evening, except in the eastern foothills and
mountains, where critical fire weather conditions will persist
through Tuesday morning.
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING FOR GUSTY WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
213, 215, 216, 217, 218, 263, 264, AND 279...
* AFFECTED AREAS...Fire Weather Zones 213, 215, 216, 217, 218,
263, 264, and 279. This includes the mountains of western Shasta
County, east slopes of the Coastal Range including Lake County,
and Sacramento Valley including Solano County.
* WIND...North to northeast wind 10 to 25 mph. Local gusts up to
35 mph, locally higher in the foothills and mountains. Wind
decreasing this afternoon into evening for most areas.
* HUMIDITY...Minimum humidity this afternoon from 5 to 15
percent.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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Information:
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.

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA (CA)

Areas Affected:
Northern Motherlode From 1000 to 3000 Ft. From Yuba To Amador Counties - Northern Sierra Foothills from 1000 to 3000 Ft. Includes Nevada-Yuba-Placer RU and Anador-Eldorado RU - Northern Sierra Including Lassen NP and Plumas and Lassen NF, S West of the Sierra Crest - West of Evans Peak, Grizzly Peak, Beckworth Peak - Southern Motherlode From 1000 to 3000 Ft, Calaveras and Toulumne Counties - Stanislaus National Forest - Tahoe - Eldorado National Forest
Effective: Mon, 10/15 10:00am Updated: Mon, 10/15 4:50pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 10/16 11:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Red Flag Warning continues...
.Gusty wind and very low humidity will continue over much of
interior Northern California today. Wind will decrease this
afternoon into evening, except in the eastern foothills and
mountains, where critical fire weather conditions will persist
through Tuesday morning.
...RED FLAG WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT TUESDAY FOR
GUSTY WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 220, 221, 266,
267, 268, AND 269...
* AFFECTED AREAS...Fire Weather Zones 220, 221, 266, 267, 268, and
269. This includes the northeast foothills, Motherlode, Western
Plumas mountains, and west slopes of the Northern Sierra
Nevada.
* WIND...Northeast to east wind 15 to 30 mph with local gusts 40
to 55 mph. Wind decreasing some this afternoon, then increasing
again tonight into early Tuesday. Wind strongest over ridges,
and through favorably oriented canyons.
* HUMIDITY...Daytime minimum humidity from 5 to 15 percent,
with widespread poor morning humidity recoveries as low as 15
to 35 percent.
* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.
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Information:
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.

Wind Advisory  WIND ADVISORY   Wind Advisory
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA (CA)

Areas Affected:
Burney Basin, Eastern Shasta County - Motherlode - Northeast Foothills, Sacramento Valley - Shasta Lake Area, Northern Shasta County - West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada - Western Plumas County, Lassen Park
Effective: Mon, 10/15 10:45am Updated: Mon, 10/15 4:50pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 10/16 11:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Wind Advisory continues over Foothills and Mountains through
Tuesday afternoon...
.Gusty winds will continue off and on over the foothill and
mountain areas tonight and Tuesday. Strongest winds will be
tonight and Tuesday Morning.
...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT TUESDAY...
* LOCATION...Mountains of southern Lake County. Mountains of
eastern Shasta County through northern Sierra and adjacent
foothills.
* TIMING...tonight through Tuesday morning.
* WINDS...East to northeast wind 20 to 30 mph with local gusts 50
mph over higher ridges and through canyons. Strongest winds
expected tonight into Tuesday morning.
* IMPACTS...Blowing debris, downed tree branches, and localized power
outages possible. Hazardous driving conditions for small cars
and high profile vehicles.
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Information:
A Wind Advisory means that wind gusts of at least 40 mph are
expected. Winds this strong can make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

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