Red Flag Warning issued for the Victor Valley thru Wednesday
VICTOR VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) — The US National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for the Victor Valley beginning at noon on Tuesday, September 8, 2020.
According to the NWS, areas will see winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 55mph and daytime humidity of 5 to 10 percent with poor recovery Tuesday night. Strong gusty winds and low humidity are expected for the deserts till 8:00 pm Wednesday.
The winds and low humidity means that any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly and outdoor burning is not recommended.
Air quality in the Victor Valley has been unhealthy since Sunday, however, Labor Day Monday the area was blanketed by a thick layer of smoke, leaving residents wondering if there was a fire nearby.
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