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Watches & Warnings

Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 9:51 AM EDT Apr. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM
EDT this evening for low humidity and 20 foot winds for fire
weather zones 063... 066 and 070...

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a red flag
warning... which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 7 PM EDT
this evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zones 063... 066 and 070.

* Wind... around 10 mph.

* Humidity... several hours of relative humidity values below 40
percent expected this afternoon.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely see extreme fire
behavior. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.



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