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The winds have arrived, fire danger high

Posted at 11:37 AM, Sep 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-13 20:55:03-04
A wind advisory is in effect for the Las Vegas valley until 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Gusts are expected to reach between 35 and 45 miles per hour, with sustained winds between 15 and 25 miles per hour.
A Red Flag Warning has also been issued until 11 p.m. for Las Vegas and the surrounding areas due to winds and extremely dry conditions. A Red Flag Warning indicates critical fire weather conditions.
Temperatures are expected to reach a high of 88 degrees and a low of 75 degrees. Wednesday will be cooler, with a high of 88 degrees and a low of 64 degrees.