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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:58 AM EDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Red flag warning in effect from noon today to 8 PM EDT this
evening for wind and low relative humidity for portions
of central and eastern Virginia ...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a red flag
warning for wind and low relative humidity... which is in effect
from noon today to 8 PM EDT this evening. The Fire Weather Watch
is no longer in effect.

* Winds... northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Humidity... as low as 22 percent.

* Fuel moisture... less than 7 percent

* impacts... the combination of drying vegetation... low relative
humidity... and gusty winds will create conditions favorable
for the development and spread of wildfires.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures will
contribute to extreme fire behavior.



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