Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
239 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-291200-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-
239 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...FIRE DANGER STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

A VERY DRY AIRMASS WILL SETTLE OVER THE REGION ON SUNDAY. WITH
AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES RISING THROUGH THE 50S ACROSS NORTHEAST
GEORGIA...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE
UPPER TEENS AND LOWER 20S FOR SEVERAL HOURS. ALTHOUGH FINE FUELS
ARE ONLY SLOWLY DRYING...FUEL MOISTURE MAY REACH CRITICAL VALUES
DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL BE FAIRLY
LIGHT THROUGH THE DAY...BUT THE COMBINATION OF DRY AIR AND FUELS
WILL HEIGHTEN FIRE DANGER.

PLEASE REFER TO YOUR LOCAL BURN PERMITTING AUTHORITIES ON WHETHER
YOU CAN BURN ON SUNDAY. IF YOU DO BURN...USE EXTREME CAUTION
SINCE FIRES CAN GET OUT OF HAND UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.

$$

GERAPETRITIS


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