Santa Ana winds, heat bring increased risk of wildfires in San Diego County
Last updated 9/28/2020 at 9:01am
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - Santa Ana winds will sweep through parts of San Diego County Monday, Sept. 28 as temperatures heat up amid low humidity, significantly raising the risk of wildfires throughout the region, according to the National Weather Service.
A wide area of high pressure will build over the western United States today, ushering in hot and dry weather in Southern California through Thursday, forecasters said.
The NWS issued a red flag warning from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. today for the San Diego County mountains and the western valleys.
Sustained winds today out of the east and northe...