PG&E Prepared to Cut Power in High Fire-Risk ConditionsWith a red flag warning in effect this weekend for the North Bay mountains and East Bay hills, PG&E is prepared to cut power if extreme fire-weather conditions develop.
Red Flag Warning For North Bay Means Wildfires Will Spread FastA red flag warning has been issued for parts of the North Bay this weekend for high fire danger due to gusty winds, hot weather and low humidity, according to a statement from the Sonoma County Sheriff's Office.
Windy Conditions, Low Humidity Trigger Red Flag Warning In Bay AreaCounty officials, cities and fire agencies were urging Bay Area residents to take precautions in light of the red flag fire warnings in effect Friday night through Sunday morning.
Multiple Wine Country Fires Merge Into Nuns FireSeveral of the large fires burning in Wine Country have consolidated Friday according to authorities, with some are crossing over from Sonoma County into Napa County.
Red Flag Warning Through Tuesday For North Bay MountainsNational Weather Service officials Sunday extended a Red Flag Warning through Tuesday evening for the North Bay mountains because the risk of wildfires will be extremely high.
Red Flag Warning Issued For East Bay, North Bay Due To Critical Fire ConditionsGusty offshore winds and low humidity will create critical fire conditions through early next week in the North Bay mountains and East Bay hills.
Solano County Under Red Flag Warning This WeekendThe National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for fire danger in the southern Sacramento Valley that includes areas of Solano County below 1,000 feet.
Lightning Strikes Nearly 1,000 Times In Bay Area; Wildfire Danger RemainsLightning struck 978 times in the Bay Area Thursday night during a dry storm that prompted a Red Flag Warning for fire danger, according to the National Weather Service.
Red Flag Warning: No Relief From Fire Risk As Chance Of Thunderstorms Moves Toward Bay AreaSeasonal temperatures and a chance of showers Thursday won't necessarily mean relief for tired firefighters as the chance of thunderstorms looms overnight.
Red Flag Fire Warning Issued For Bay Area This WeekendThe National Weather Service has issued a red flag fire warning for the North and East Bay hills over the weekend due to predicted hot temperatures, low humidity and strong offshore winds.
Red Flag Warning Issued For East Bay Hills, Mount DiabloThe National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for the East Bay Hills and Mount Diablo which is in effect until 10 a.m. Sunday.
Bay Area Red-Flag Fire Warnings Extended With More Lightning Strikes ExpectedThe National Weather Service extended a red-flag warning for parts of the Bay Area, as more lightning was expected to strike Tuesday afternoon and later into the evening, according to KPIX 5 Meteorologist Lawrence Karnow.