Watches, Warnings, and Advisories

Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Butte (CAC007) California Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Special Weather Statement Special Weather Statement - Butte (California)


Updated:Tue, 19-Jun-2018 12:33pm PDT
Effective:Tue, 19-Jun-2018 12:33pm PDT
Expires:Wed, 20-Jun-2018 5:00pm PDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Observed
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Burney Basin, Eastern Shasta County; Carquinez Strait and Delta; Central Sacramento Valley; Clear Lake, Southern Lake County; Motherlode; Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Northern Lake County; Northeast Foothills, Sacramento Valley; Northern Sacramento Valley; Northern San Joaquin Valley; Shasta Lake Area, Northern Shasta County; Southern Sacramento Valley; West Slope Northern Sierra Nevada; Western Plumas County, Lassen Park
 
Message summary: ...excessive heat and high fire weather danger possible friday through the weekend...
.impacts...
*high heat risk to the general population, and especially sensitive groups.
*potential for heat-related illness to humans, pets, and livestock with long outdoor exposure.
*high fire weather danger with easier fire starts and rapid spread. .forecast confidence...
*high .timing and strength...
*hot temperatures
*friday - sunday, hottest saturday
*widespread valley temperatures 100-106
*high fire weather danger
*friday - sunday, strongest winds saturday - sunday
*north wind gusts 20-30 mph, and relative humidity 10% or lower .weather summary...
*a rapid warming and drying trend is in store this week with high pressure building over the region. Hot temperatures friday into the weekend will increase the potential for heat- related illnesses for those exposed to prolonged outdoor heat, especially the elderly, children, and other sensitive groups. Dry conditions with gusty north winds will increase the potential for fire starts and rapid spread.
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