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Connecticut, Southern New London

Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:38 AM EDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2014


... Red flag warning in effect from 9 am this morning to 8 PM EDT
this evening for southern Connecticut...

* affected area... southern Connecticut.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Relative humidity... as low as 12 percent.

* Timing... late this morning through this evening.

* Impacts... rapid fire spread possible if ignition occurs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are expected or occurring. A combination of strong winds... low
relative humidity... and dry fuels will create explosive fire
growth potential.






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