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East Bay Regional Parks Close Due To Red Flag Warning


Parks affected include Anthony Chabot, Claremont Canyon, Huckleberry, Kennedy Grove, Leona Canyon, Redwood, Roberts, Sibley, Tilden, and Wildcat Canyon

Tuesday, October 13, 2020 (Oakland, CA) – Red Flag Warning issued by National Weather Service for major wind event on Wednesday, Oct 14 at 5:00 a.m., through Friday, Oct 16 at 11:00 a.m. Anticipated winds ranging from 45 to 70 mph in the East Bay Hills.

The following regional parks are temporarily closed beginning tomorrow at 5 a.m. through Friday at 11 a.m. due to dangerous fire conditions:

  *   Anthony Chabot Regional Park (Including Anthony Chabot campground)
  *   Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve
  *   Huckleberry Botanic Regional Preserve
  *   Kennedy Grove Regional Recreation Area
  *   Leona Canyon Open Space Regional Preserve
  *   Reinhardt Redwood Regional Park
  *   Roberts Regional Recreation Area
  *   Sibley Volcanic Regional Preserve
  *   Tilden Regional Park
  *   Wildcat Canyon Regional Park (including Alvarado Park)

EBRPD Fire Department will be staffing several park fire stations along with CalFire who remains on high alert.

For up-to-date information on closures and reopenings, visit www.ebparks.org.

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