Red Flag Warning: North Kaibab, Tusayan ranger districts

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TUSAYAN, Arizona—The National Weather Service has issued a “Red Flag Warning” for today from noon to 8 p.m. that covers the North Kaibab and Tusayan ranger districts of the Kaibab National Forest, as well as other areas of northern Arizona, due to strong winds and low relative humidity.

Precautionary/ preparedness actions

Visitors to the North Kaibab and Tusayan districts of the Kaibab National Forest are advised to refrain from having a campfire, including in developed campgrounds when “Red Flag Warning” conditions exist.

Critical fire weather conditions are expected. The combination of strong winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures will create an increased potential for large fire growth.

Resources

  • Warnings issued by the National Weather Service

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