Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
436 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

FLZ045-046-270000-
/O.NEW.KMLB.FW.W.0018.170526T1600Z-170527T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMLB.FW.A.0011.170527T1600Z-170528T0000Z/
Orange-Seminole-
436 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING FOR LONG DURATION OF LOW RH FOR ORANGE AND SEMIMOLE
COUNTIES...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LONG DURATION OF LOW RH FOR
LAKE...SEMINOLE...ORANGE AND OSCEOLA COUNTIES...

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from noon today to 8 PM EDT this
evening. a Fire Weather Watch has also been issued. This Fire
Weather Watch is in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA... Orange... Seminole.

* WIND...WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...MIN HUMIDITY BETWEEN 25 AND 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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

FLZ044-053-144-270000-
/O.NEW.KMLB.FW.A.0011.170527T1600Z-170528T0000Z/
Northern Lake County-Osceola-Southern Lake County-
436 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR LONG DURATION OF LOW RH FOR
LAKE...SEMINOLE...ORANGE AND OSCEOLA COUNTIES...

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA... Northern Lake County... Osceola... Southern
  Lake County.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...MIN RHS BETWEEN 25 AND 30 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  Outdoor burning is not recommended.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$

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