Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, OH

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH
411 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

KYZ099-100-OHZ064-065-073-074-081-082-088-010000-
/O.CON.KILN.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150401T0000Z/
MASON-LEWIS-PICKAWAY-FAIRFIELD-ROSS-HOCKING-ADAMS-PIKE-SCIOTO-
411 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR THE LOWER SCIOTO VALLEY OF OHIO
AND PARTS OF NORTHEAST KENTUCKY...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 064 PICKAWAY...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 065 FAIRFIELD...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 073 ROSS...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 074 HOCKING...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 081 ADAMS...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 082 PIKE...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 088 SCIOTO...FIRE WEATHER
  ZONE 099 MASON AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 100 LEWIS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 30 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  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 WILL
CONTRIBUTE TO EXTREME FIRE BEHAVIOR.

&&

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