By Susan A. Neufeld
Mountain Communities – The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a wind and Red Flag warning for the San Bernardino Mountains and the Inland Empire. The wind advisory is good through 4:00 p.m. Monday for strong gusty winds Sunday through Monday and and low humidities.
The NWS expects the low humidity to continue through Monday. However, the agency predicts the winds will decrease on Monday.
ONE LESS SPARK ONE LESS FIRE
Remember. One less spark one less fire!
Mountain residents and visitors are encouraged to not drive a hot vehicle over dry grass, not to burn vegetation, not to mow grass during the Santa Ana wind conditions, extinguish campfires completely and only us gas powered equipment with a spark arresters.
Several fire agencies — including CalFire San Bernardino Unit – have increased staffing during the current conditions.
REMEMBER IF YOU SEE SOMETHING SAY SOMETHING!