Bland Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 4:05 PM EDT on March 30, 2015

...Increased fire danger Tuesday afternoon...

A cold front with limited moisture will drop south across the region on Tuesday. Temperatures will climb into the lower 60s to the lower 70s Tuesday afternoon. Relative humidity values could fall into the lower to mid 20s for several hours. Fine fuels will be slowly drying and fuel moisture may reach critical values during the afternoon hours. Westerly winds will range from around 10 mph to 20 mph. The Ridgetop winds could average around 20 to 25 mph Tuesday afternoon. Winds could gusts up to 40 mph in the higher elevations Tuesday afternoon. The combination of dry air and fuels will heighten fire danger.

Please advise the appropriate officials and fire crews in the field of this Fire Danger Statement.

Additional fire weather information is available on our web site at http://www.Weather.Gov/rnk

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405 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2015

...Increased fire danger Tuesday afternoon...

A cold front with limited moisture will drop south across the region on Tuesday. Temperatures will climb into the lower 60s to the lower 70s Tuesday afternoon. Relative humidity values could fall into the lower to mid 20s for several hours. Fine fuels will be slowly drying and fuel moisture may reach critical values during the afternoon hours. Westerly winds will range from around 10 mph to 20 mph. The Ridgetop winds could average around 20 to 25 mph Tuesday afternoon. Winds could gusts up to 40 mph in the higher elevations Tuesday afternoon. The combination of dry air and fuels will heighten fire danger.

Please advise the appropriate officials and fire crews in the field of this Fire Danger Statement.

Additional fire weather information is available on our web site at http://www.Weather.Gov/rnk

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405 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2015

...Increased fire danger Tuesday afternoon...

A cold front with limited moisture will drop south across the region on Tuesday. Temperatures will climb into the lower 60s and 70s Tuesday afternoon. Relative humidity values could fall into the lower to mid 20s for several hours. Fine fuels will be slowly drying and fuel moisture may reach critical values during the afternoon hours. Westerly winds will range from around 10 mph to 20 mph. The Ridgetop winds could average around 20 to 25 mph Tuesday afternoon. Winds could gusts up to 40 mph in the higher elevations Tuesday afternoon. The combination of dry air and fuels will heighten fire danger.

Please advise the appropriate officials and fire crews in the field of this Fire Danger Statement.

Additional fire weather information is available on our web site at http://www.Weather.Gov/rnk

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405 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2015

...Increased fire danger Tuesday afternoon...

A cold front with limited moisture will drop south across the region on Tuesday. Temperatures will climb into the lower 60s and 70s Tuesday afternoon. Relative humidity values could fall into the lower to mid 20s for several hours. Fine fuels will be slowly drying and fuel moisture may reach critical values during the afternoon hours. Westerly winds will range from around 10 mph to 20 mph. The Ridgetop winds could average around 20 to 25 mph Tuesday afternoon. Winds could gusts up to 40 mph in the higher elevations Tuesday afternoon. The combination of dry air and fuels will heighten fire danger.

Please advise the appropriate officials and fire crews in the field of this Fire Danger Statement.

Additional fire weather information is available on our web site at http://www.Weather.Gov/rnk

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