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Tonight

Lo55° Scattered Showers

Thursday

Hi74° Chance Showers

Thursday Night

Lo53° Slight Chance Showers then Mostly Cloudy

Friday

Hi81° Mostly Sunny

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Lo57° Mostly Clear

Saturday

Hi86° Sunny

Saturday Night

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Sunday

Hi81° Sunny

Sunday Night

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Monday

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Wind, dry lightning could add up to bad news for fires

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NCW — A weather inversion that kept wildfires in check over the weekend is expected to give way to dry, windy conditions and dry lightning that will challenge firefighting efforts across the region.

“Today we have a really heads-up day,” said fire spokesman Rick Acosta. “We have a red-flag warning today through Wednesday for dry conditions and very unstable air that could promote fire growth. We could also experience dry lightning, and everybody knows what that means.”

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