Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
1214 PM EDT SAT APR 11 2015

CTZ005>012-NJZ002-004-006-103>108-NYZ067>075-078>081-176>179-
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NORTHERN FAIRFIELD-NORTHERN NEW HAVEN-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX-
NORTHERN NEW LONDON-SOUTHERN FAIRFIELD-SOUTHERN NEW HAVEN-
SOUTHERN MIDDLESEX-SOUTHERN NEW LONDON-WESTERN PASSAIC-
EASTERN PASSAIC-HUDSON-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-WESTERN UNION-EASTERN UNION-ORANGE-
PUTNAM-ROCKLAND-NORTHERN WESTCHESTER-SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER-
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-
SOUTHWESTERN SUFFOLK-SOUTHEASTERN SUFFOLK-NORTHERN QUEENS-
NORTHERN NASSAU-SOUTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN NASSAU-
1214 PM EDT SAT APR 11 2015

...ENHANCED RISK OF FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD TODAY...

NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 30 TO 35 MPH AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
DROPPING TO 30 TO 40 PERCENT WILL RESULT IN AN ENHANCED RISK FOR
THE GROWTH AND SPREAD OF ANY WILDFIRES THAT DEVELOP TODAY.
THE RISK WILL BE GREATER IN AND AROUND NEW YORK CITY...AND ACROSS
LONG ISLAND...WHERE WINDS WILL BE HIGHER AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
WILL BE LOWER.

BE ESPECIALLY CAREFUL WITH ANY OUTDOOR BURNING OR DISCARDING OF
SMOKING MATERIALS.

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