AccuWeather forecast: Dangerous winds trigger high fire danger

This is the strongest wind event this year, so please be prepared for power outages & downed trees.

VIDEO: Meteorologist Frances Dinglasan has your AccuWeather forecast



A Wind Advisory is in effect until 11 a.m. Monday morning due to projected gusty winds and very low humidity. Thus, a Red Flag Warning has been issued through Tuesday for higher elevations and through Monday morning for the coast and lower elevations.

NNE winds will be 25 to 40 mph with gusts to near 70 mph in the hills and mountains. For the valleys, NNE winds will be 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.



Monday morning will be windy, cool, and clear. Winds will taper around the Bay in the afternoon. The afternoon will feature bright skies with breezy to windy conditions.

Highs Monday:68-78
Concord 77
Oakland 76
Redwood City 75
San Francisco 74
San Jose 77
Santa Rosa 79

Coast:
Tonight: Clear & Windy
Lows: Low 50s
Tomorrow: Windy thru Midday & Sunny
Highs: Upper 60s to Low 70s
Lows: In the 50s.

East Bay:
Tonight: Clear & Windy
Lows: Low to Mid 50s
Tomorrow: Windy thru Midday & Sunny
Highs: Mid 70s

East Bay Valleys:
Tonight: Clear & Windy
Lows: Low 50s
Tomorrow:Windy thru Midday & Sunny
Highs: Mid to Upper 70s

North Bay:
Tonight: Clear & Windy
Lows: Low 40s to Low 50s
Tomorrow: Sunny & Windy
Highs: Mid to Upper 70s
Peninsula:

Tonight: Clear & Windy
Lows: Low to Mid 50s
Tomorrow: Windy thru Midday & Sunny
Highs: Mid 70s

South Bay:
Tonight: Clear & Windy
Lows: Low 50s
Tomorrow: Windy thru Midday & Sunny
Highs: Mid to Upper 70s

Tuesday:
High Fire Danger continues for the North Bay Mountains and East Bay Hills. Clear skies with with less wind will create a very chilly start for some valleys. As a strong offshore continues, bright sunshine and slightly warmer afternoon temps.
Highs: 68-80

Download: ABC7 Accuweather app for iPhone and Android
Weather Radar: LiveDoppler7 radar images
Weather Alerts: Current Watches and Warnings
Share: Tag weather photos #ABC7Now

SHARE YOUR PHOTOS: We love seeing photos and videos from where you live! Share yours by posting with #abc7now. You must have taken the image/video or otherwise own all rights to it and agree that KGO-TV and its licensees can use, edit and distribute it without restriction in all media. Full terms: abc7news.com/share
Copyright © 2020 KGO-TV. All Rights Reserved.