Fire Weather Watch

Published 09/30 2016 02:10AM

Updated 09/30 2016 02:10AM

Issued at: 10/02/2016 11:00:00 AM PDT
Expires on: 10/02/2016 11:00:00 PM PDT
Counties affected: Clark CAZ226>228-NVZ462>466-302300- /O.NEW.KVEF.FW.A.0005.161002T1800Z-161003T0600Z/ OWENS VALLEY/SOUTHERN INYO FOREST-DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK- MOJAVE DESERT INCLUDING MORONGO VALLEY/YUCCA VALLEY- NYE COUNTY DESERTS/LAS VEGAS DISPATCH-SHEEP RANGE- SPRING MOUNTAINS- CLARK AND SW LINCOLN COUNTY DESERTS/LAS VEGAS DISPATCH- LAKE MEAD NRA/COLORADO RIVER-NV SIDE- 207 AM PDT FRI SEP 30 2016 ...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING FOR STRONG WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 226... 227...228...462...463...464...465 AND 466... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAS VEGAS HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. * AFFECTED AREA...IN CAZ226...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 226. IN CAZ227... FIRE WEATHER ZONE 227. IN CAZ228...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 228. IN NVZ462...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 462. IN NVZ463...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 463. IN NVZ464...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 464. IN NVZ465...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 465. IN NVZ466...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 466. * TIMING...SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. * WIND...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP DURING THE LATE MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WIND GUSTS ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHERN SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY...THE OWENS VALLEY...AND SPRING MOUNTAINS MAY EXCEED 50 MPH. * MINIMUM HUMIDITY...8 TO 14 PERCENT. 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. && $$