Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Albany, NY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
000
WWUS81 KALY 050000
SPSALY

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
800 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

NYZ063-050400-
WESTERN ULSTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SUNDOWN...ELLENVILLE...WOODSTOCK...
WEST HURLEY...KERHONKSON...NAPANOCH...PHOENICIA
800 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...LOCALIZED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS ACROSS EXTREME SOUTHWESTERN ULSTER
COUNTY...

A WILDFIRE NEAR THE SULLIVAN AND ULSTER COUNTY BORDER WILL RESULT
IN LOCALIZED DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS OVER THE NEXT
COUPLE OF HOURS. WHILE RED FLAG CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE
MET AS RELATIVE HUMIDITIES QUICKLY RISE ABOVE 30 PERCENT THIS
EVENING...A CONTINUED SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 5-10 MPH WITH
GUSTS OF 15-20 MPH THIS EVENING WILL PROMOTE LOCALIZED FIRE
WEATHER CONCERNS SOUTHEAST OF THE TOWN OF ELLENVILLE.

MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION IF TRAVELING ACROSS SOUTHWEST
ULSTER COUNTY...AS SMOKE FROM THE WILDFIRE MAY RESULT IN RAPID
DETERIORATION OF VISIBILITY.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.