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December 15, 2017 - December 17, 2017
5:00 PM - 10:00 AM
El Cerrito & Kensington Hills
East Bay Hills including El Cerrito and Kensington
El Cerrito, CA 94530
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Red Flag Warning has been issued for the El Cerrito and Kensington Hills

Friday, December 15, 2017

The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag warning starting at 5:00 PM Friday evening (12/15) and extending through10:00 AM Sunday (10/17) morning due to the gusty northern winds on the ridge tops and low humidity predicted in the East Bay Hills. Everyone is urged to take precautions during this period. A red flag warning, according to the NWS, is a precautionary message that indicates an area currently or will shortly display “critical fire weather conditions” due to a combination of strong winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures. The NWS red flag warning notes that any fires that develop will “likely spread rapidly”.