Fire Weather Watch
Southland residents were greeted Sunday by gusty northeasterly winds that brought down branches and palm fronds at beaches, and reached tropical storm strength in some canyons.
Strong to damaging winds are expected throughout much of the Southland on Sunday, and will bring with them an increased threat for wildfires.
Strong winds and high temperatures in the Southland over the next few days has prompted a fire danger warning.
Red flag warnings for parts of Southern California are in effect as a result of strong winds, dry conditions and warm temperatures.
Gusty Santa Ana winds are expected across Southern California, along with warm temperatures, dry air and the potential for wildfires.