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East Bay Regional Parks Close Due To Red Flag Warning

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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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