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This Afternoon

Hi53° Sunny

Tonight

Lo31° Increasing Clouds

Sunday

Hi47° Rain Likely

Sunday Night

Lo35° Rain then Slight Chance Showers

Monday

Hi53° Slight Chance Showers

Monday Night

Lo38° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi53° Slight Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo38° Chance Showers

Wednesday

Hi53° Rain Likely

Wednesday Night

Lo38° Slight Chance Showers

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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