FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
…RED FLAG WARNING FOR SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST AND MOUNTAINS FROM 6PM TODAY UNTIL 9AM THURSDAY…
…ELEVATED TO BRIEF CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE THROUGH FRIDAY DUE TO EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS ALONG WITH OFFSHORE BREEZES AND PLUME DOMINATED FIRE POTENTIAL…
SB County TONIGHT:
- RED FLAG WARNING South Coast and Mountains 6pm tonight – 9am Thursday.
- On the ridges: Sundowner winds 15-25 with gusts to 35 mph (Isolated gusts to 40 mph). RH 8-12%. Temps only dropping into the 80s at best
- South coast areas: 10-20 mph with gusts to 30 mph through passes and canyons. Lighter elsewhere. RH 8-12% Min temps 70-80 foothills, 60-70 coast.
- Less wind Thursday night but similar temps and RH.
All Santa Barbara County Fire Department News Releases are available at www.sbcfire.com
Serving the cities of Buellton, Goleta, and Solvang, and the Communities of Casmalia, Cuyama, Gaviota, Hope Ranch,
Los Alamos, Los Olivos, Mission Canyon, Mission Hills, Orcutt, Santa Maria, Sisquoc, and Vandenberg Village