Southern California expected to have critical fire weather through Thanksgiving holiday due to Santa Ana winds

Gusty, dry and warm Santa Ana winds will bring critical fire weather conditions to Southern California through the Thanksgiving holiday, forecaster...

November 24, 2022
12:28 AM

Gusty, dry and warm Santa Ana winds will bring critical fire weather conditions to Southern California through the Thanksgiving holiday, forecasters said Wednesday.The winds, produced by high pressure building in the Great Basin, were forecast to strengthen Wednesday night and peak on Thursday, the National Weather Service said. Relative humidity levels will be critically low, ranging from 5% to 15%.A fire weather watch was issued for the Malibu coastal strip and the Ventura County coastal plain.

Associated Press