A Red Flag Warning has been issued for East Bay hills from 11 PM Tuesday, August 17 to 3 PM Wednesday, August 18 due to high winds and dry conditions. Follow all posted fire rules, be aware of park restrictions, and immediately report any fire danger (EMERGENCIES: 9-1-1 / NON-EMERGENCY: 510-881-1833).
RED FLAG FIRE SAFETY RULES INCLUDE:
POTENTIAL PARK CLOSURES:
In extremely dry and windy weather, access to Regional Parks may be restricted, activities may be curtailed, or parks may be closed entirely, by order of the Park District’s Fire Chief to ensure public safety. For up-to-date information about fire dangers and park status, visit www.ebparks.org/firewarninginfo.
Dave Mason, Public Information Supervisor