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June 17, 2012
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Red flag warning today, Monday

A low pressure system dropping into the West will bring with it strong gusty winds and low humidity, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a red flag warning for today and Monday.

Gusty winds will start north of Highway 50 at about 2 p.m. today and last through 9 p.m. causing critical fire weather in eastern Lassen and northern Washoe counties.

On Monday, gusty winds and low humidity will spread to the rest of Western Nevada. West to southwest winds 20-30 mph, gusting to 45 mph, with gusts of up to 55 mph in wind-prone areas, will start at …

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The Record Courier Updated Jun 17, 2012 01:03PM Published Jun 17, 2012 01:02PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.