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Weekend Fire Danger

Posted: 9/1/2017 6:45pm

 

To the community of Chemeketa Park,

Over the next few days we will be facing extreme temperatures in the Santa Cruz Mountains. In addition to all of the current extreme heat safety advisories. We must not forget the increase in FIRE DANGER. Currently: EXTREME. The news has been reporting on the many fires in the western United States. Additionally, “The National Weather Service” has issued Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watches for many parts of the Bay Area including the Santa Cruz Mountains.    

http://fire.ca.gov/communications/communications_firesafety_redflagwarning

While you are there. Check out CAL FIRE’s website. There is tons of great information on Fire Safety, Defensible Space, Preparation and Fire Evacuation!

http://calfire.ca.gov/index 

The Santa Cruz Mountains has had several fires of note over the last few years. Now is the time for added vigilance by continued and diligent fire safety practices and reporting

Be Prepared, Be Aware and Be Fire Safe over this Holiday weekend.



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