SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT | FIRE DANGER | VIA NWS | (DCN)

April 2, 2013 at 1:50pm

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA

442 PM EDT TUE APR 2 2013

 

 

MAZ002>023-026-RIZ001>007-030830-WESTERN FRANKLIN MA-EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-EASTERN ESSEX MA-WESTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-WESTERN HAMPDEN MA-EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-EASTERN PLYMOUTH MA-SOUTHERN BRISTOL MA-SOUTHERN PLYMOUTH MA-BARNSTABLE MA-DUKES MA-NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-BRISTOL RI-WASHINGTON RI-NEWPORT RI-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHARLEMONT...GREENFIELD...ORANGE...BARRE...FITCHBURG...FRAMINGHAM...LOWELL...LAWRENCE...GLOUCESTER...CHESTERFIELD...BLANDFORD...AMHERST...NORTHAMPTON...SPRINGFIELD...MILFORD...WORCESTER...FOXBORO...NORWOOD...CAMBRIDGE...BOSTON...QUINCY...TAUNTON...BROCKTON...PLYMOUTH...FALL RIVER...NEW BEDFORD...MATTAPOISETT...CHATHAM...FALMOUTH...PROVINCETOWN...VINEYARD HAVEN...AYER...FOSTER...SMITHFIELD...PROVIDENCE...WEST GREENWICH...WARWICK...BRISTOL...NARRAGANSETT...WESTERLY...NEWPORT442 PM EDT TUE APR 2 2013

 

 

...DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR TOMORROW...

 

 

DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS MAY CAUSE AN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL FOR TOMORROW ACROSS MASSACHUETTS AND RHODE ISLAND.EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AROUND 30 TO 40 MPH AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES DROPPING BETWEEN 20 TO 30 PERCENT. LOCAL FIRE WEATHER OFFICIALS HAVE ADVISED THAT FINE FUELS...GRASSES AND LEAF LITTER...WILL BEVERY RECEPTIVE FOR IGNITION. IN FACT ANY FIRE ACROSS UNSHADED FINE FUELS CAN RAPIDLY SPREAD IN THESE GUSTY CONDITIONS.

 

 

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