LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Strong winds and low humidity levels will raise the risk of wildfire in parts of the Southland through Sunday.
According to the National Weather Service, a red flag warning will be in force Thursday in the Santa Clarita Valley from noon until 6 a.m. Friday.
Red flag warnings will also be in force in Santa Barbara County.
A less serious fire weather watch is scheduled to take effect in that area from Friday morning through Sunday afternoon.
North-to-northwest winds of between 15 and 30 miles per hour will blow across the Santa Clarita Valley.
The humidity level is expected to be between 8 and 15 percent through Friday, and then dip between 5 and 10 percent over the weekend.
Temperature highs, meanwhile, will be in the 70s and 80s.