Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
227 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

WIZ035>037-045-110000-
WOOD-PORTAGE-WAUPACA-WAUSHARA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WISCONSIN RAPIDS...STEVENS POINT...
WAUTOMA
227 PM CDT THU APR 10 2014

...NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN CENTRAL
WISCONSIN THIS AFTERNOON...

WEST WINDS GUSTING TO 30 TO 40 MPH...RELATIVE HUMIDITY AS LOW AS
15 PERCENT AND TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE 60S...WILL COMBINE WITH
DRY FUELS TO CREATE NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS THIS
AFTERNOON. ANY FIRES THAT START THIS AFTERNOON MAY SPREAD QUICKLY
DUE TO THE HIGH WINDS.

PERSONS IN FIRE-PRONE AREAS OF CENTRAL WISCONSIN SHOULD BE AWARE
OF THE INCREASED FIRE DANGER. DEBRIS BURNING SHOULD NOT BE
ATTEMPTED...AND RESIDENTS SHOULD ALSO USE CARE WITH ALL-TERRAIN
VEHICLES AND CHAIN SAWS...WHICH CAN THROW A SPARK AND IGNITE A
FIRE.

CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE BY EARLY EVENING AS HUMIDITY INCREASES
AND WIND GUSTS SUBSIDE.

$$
KIECKBUSCH





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