Possible Lightning Storms Concerning Firefighters

HUMBOLDT/TRINITY COUNTY (KIEM)- There is a potential for rain storms this weekend and could possibly affect us in Humboldt and Trinity County.

The weather has fire personnel on edge with an active red flag warning is in effect as the possibility of lightning associated with the upcoming storms.

Red flag warnings are in action as these storms continue to head our way.

With dry weather conditions this year and the potential for lightning storms this weekend, firefighters are on high alert for possible fires.

Up in Hoopa, firefighters are putting in extra work around the clock these next few days in case a fire does break out.

Firefighters will continue to monitor dry vegetation.