The National Weather Service has initiated a Red Flag Warning for some portions of Orange County that are in effect through Thursday, October 31st at 6:00 p.m. With strong winds, low relative humidity and critically dry fuel, there is a large fire potential. Please visit weather.gov to follow any changes in the weather and to receive updates.
A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either present or will shortly occur. A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior. Use extreme caution with potential fire ignition sources.
The Orange County Fire Authority and CAL Fire offer educational resources to help homeowners maintain their home in Red Flag conditions, including helpful tips for mowing, equipment use, and more. Please click HERE to learn more about the CAL Fire One Less Spark program.