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Fire Weather Warning

Statement as of 3:49 AM EDT on April 24, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 24, 2014


... Red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
8 PM EDT this evening for northeast Pennsylvania and portions of
central New York...

A red flag warning remains in effect from 11 am this morning to
8 PM EDT this evening.

* Affected area... most of northeast Pennsylvania... and the
western Catskills and Susquehanna region in New York.

* Winds... northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Timing... late this morning into the afternoon.

* Relative humidity... as low as 18 percent.

* Temperatures... highs in the 50s.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged.

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
create explosive fire growth potential.




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