Central and Eastern Lake County
... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
11 PM PDT this evening for abundant lightning with dry fuels for
fire weather zones 284 and 624...
* affected areas: fire weather zones 284 and 624.
* Thunderstorms... scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected
late this morning through this evening. Coverage is expected to
be most extensive in the northern portion of zone 624.
* Outflow winds... 30 to 50 mph gusts are possible.
* Impacts... scattered to numerous thunderstorms combined with
existing dry fuels will result in many fire starts in a short
period of time. Significant rainfall is expected with some of
the thunderstorms... but fire spread is likely in areas that do
not receive wetting rain and as drying occurs in the days that
follow the thunderstorms.
* View the hazard area in detail at http://go.USA.Gov/zyv5
A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. These conditions will
contribute to extreme fire behavior.