Wildfire risk

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KNX 1070
Ameera Butt
December 16, 2019 - 8:15 am
The risk of potential wildfires is up Monday morning as blustery Santa Anta winds continue to blow through Southern California. The National Weather Service has indicated there is a high wind advisory through 10 p.m. Tuesday night. LA Fire spokesman Brian Humphrey tells KNX the fire danger is on...
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CNS News
October 25, 2019 - 9:23 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A red flag warning signifying a high risk of wildfire will be in effect in several areas of Southern California today amid strong and gusty Santa Ana winds and humidity levels as low as 5%. "A Santa Ana wind event will bring widespread critical conditions to most of Los Angeles...
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AP News
October 23, 2019 - 10:37 am
Pacific Gas & Electric Company says it is proceeding with planned power shutoffs that will affect nearly 180,000 customers throughout portions of Northern California. The utility says the shutoffs affecting about 450,000 people are expected to begin around 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Sierra...
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CNS News
October 21, 2019 - 7:31 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Strong winds gusting at as much as 50 miles per hour buffeted much of the Southland this morning. A wind advisory issued by the National Weather Service will be in effect until noon in the San Gabriel Mountains, the Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area, and the San Fernando...
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April 25, 2019 - 9:33 am
Ecologists in Southern California's are addressing the concern for some blooming wildflowers in the Santa Monica mountains that could end becoming fuel for the next wildfire season. The yellow flowers, known as black mustard, have spread heavily over the hillsides due to the winter rains. They can...
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