The blustery and dry conditions of Sunday were replace by lighter winds on Monday. However, The relative humidity still hovered in the 20% range throughout the day making fire conditions dangerous. Although some improvement in weather conditions is expected this week it is still advisable for everyone to be careful about burning.
On Tuesday winds should turn southeasterly and relative humidity levels should increase to the moderate range. An increase in cloud cover is expected during the afternoon with showers arriving on Tuesday night. The showers should continue into Wednesday lessening the fire threat for the middle of the week. Dry conditions will return for Valentine's Day.