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Radar valid at 700 am PST, Nov 9th 2018

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CAZ213-215>217-263-264-266>269-279-061200-
/O.NEW.KSTO.FW.A.0012.181108T0600Z-181109T1500Z/
Eastern Portion of Shasta/Trinity NF-
Northern Sacramento Valley to Southern Tehama County Line Below
1000 Ft-
Central Sacramento Valley in Glenn, Colusa, Yuba, Northern
Sutter, and Butte County Below 1000 Ft-
Southern Sacramento Valley in Yolo-
Sacramento Far Western Placer, southern Sutter and Solano County
Below 1000 Ft-Southeast Edge Shasta-
Trinity NF and Western Portions of Tehama-Glenn Unit-
Lake County Portion of Lake-Napa-Sonoma Unit-
Northern Sierra Foothills from 1000 to 3000 Ft. Includes portions
of Shasta-Trinity and Butte Units-
Northern Motherlode From 1000 to 3000 Ft. Includes portions of
Nevada-Yuba-Placer-Amador and ElDorado Units-
Northern Sierra Including Lassen NP and Plumas and Lassen NF/S
West of the Sierra Crest (West of Evans Peak-Grizzly Peak-
Beckworth Peak)-
Northern Sierra Including the Tahoe and ElDorado NF/S West of the
Sierra Crest-Eastern Mendocino NF-
256 PM PST Mon Nov 5 2018

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER
ZONES 213, 215, 216, 217, 263, 264, 266, 267, 268, 269, AND 279...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday evening through
Friday morning.

* AFFECTED AREA...The Sacramento Valley, the northern Coastal
Range, the west slopes of the northern Sierra Nevada and
adjacent foothills, and much of Shasta County.

* WIND...North to East wind 10 to 20 mph with local gusts 30 to
35 mph. Wind strongest over ridges and through favorably
oriented canyons.

* HUMIDITY...Widespread poor overnight humidity recoveries into
this morning as low as 18 to 35 percent. Afternoon humidity may
drop as low as 10 to 15 percent.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

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