The Kenwood Press|
Is the red flag flying?
This month, the Kenwood Fire Department will begin flying a red flag above the fire station on days when the National Weather Service has issued a local Red Flag Warning, to alert residents of the high fire danger. A Red Flag Warning is issued for weather events which may result in extreme fire behavior that will occur within 24 hours. A Red Flag Warning is the highest alert. During these times, extreme caution is urged by all residents, because a simple spark can cause a major wildfire.