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Radar valid at 1100 am PDT, Aug 25th 2020

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CAZ006-505>513-516>518-528>530-221300-
/O.NEW.KMTR.FW.A.0002.200823T1800Z-200825T1800Z/
San Francisco-
Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore-
North Bay Interior Valleys-North Bay Mountains-
San Francisco Bay Shoreline-San Francisco Peninsula Coast-
East Bay Interior Valleys-East Bay Hills and the Diablo Range-
Santa Cruz Mountains-Santa Clara Valley Including San Jose-
Southern Salinas Valley/Arroyo Seco and Lake San Antonio-
Santa Lucia Mountains and Los Padres National Forest-
Mountains Of San Benito County And Interior Monterey County
Including Pinnacles National Park-
Northern Salinas Valley/Hollister Valley and Carmel Valley-
Northern Monterey Bay-Southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur Coast-
1104 AM PDT Fri Aug 21 2020

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING FOR DRY LIGHTNING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 006...
505...506...507...508...509...510...511...512...513...516...517...
518...528...529 AND 530...

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Fire
Weather Watch...which is in effect from Sunday morning through
Tuesday morning.

* AFFECTED AREA...Entire San Francisco Bay Area and Central Coast.
Areas of highest concern will be included in future updates.

* WIND...Generally light onshore winds. However, erratic gusty
winds 40 to 65 mph may accompany stronger thunderstorms.

* THUNDERSTORMS...Isolated to scattered dry thunderstorms will
develop Sunday afternoon and into Monday morning. An additional
round of thunderstorms are expected to arrive later Monday into
Tuesday. Dry thunderstorms may become wet as the event
progresses.

* IMPACTS...Lightning will likely spark new fires across the
region, including remote areas. Wildfires in remote regions may
not become apparent until warmer and drier conditions allow them
to grow. Please report potential fires to local CALFIRE or
SHERIFF offices.

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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