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Red Flag Warning for Southern Nevada Saturday

Posted at 10:32 AM, May 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-01 16:00:00-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Hot, dry and gusty conditions are expected Saturday, prompting a Red Flag Warning for Southern Nevada from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday.

The warning is issued by theNational Weather Service.

Temperatures are expected to land near 95° with gusts up to 30-40 mph through Southern Nevada.

The minimum humidity is expected to be 5-12%.

Any fires burning have the potential to spread rapidly. Officials advise using extra caution or avoiding fire triggers like grills, ATVs, campfires, etc.