8/18/2016 11:35 AM PDT

Red Flag Warning Extended to Friday, August 19

The National Weather Service has extended the Red Flag Warning until 9 pm Friday for the San Diego County mountains  and deserts. The Red Flag Warning has been issued due to strong gusty winds and low humidity.  Gusty winds west to southwest along the ridges and desert slopes of the mountains will be accompanied by very low humidity, resulting in critical wildfire conditions.  More forecast information  and updates are available from the National Weather Service