Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
934 AM EST SUN NOV 27 2016

NCZ033-035-048>053-058-059-062>065-501>510-280000-
AVERY-ALEXANDER-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-
GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-
GREATER BURKE-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN POLK-
934 AM EST SUN NOV 27 2016

...INCREASED FIRE DANGER THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING...

FOR TODAY INTO EARLY THIS EVENING...ANOTHER ROUND OF CRITICALLY
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...BELOW 25 PERCENT...CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS. RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES ACROSS THE MOUNTAIN RIDGES WILL RANGE BETWEEN 10
TO 20 PERCENT.

THE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL COMBINE WITH EXTREMELY DRY FUELS
CAUSED BY THE PROLONGED DROUGHT TO PRODUCE FAVORABLE CONDITIONS
FOR THE RAPID SPREAD AND GROWTH OF WILDFIRES. ANY BURNING IS
STRONGLY DISCOURAGED.

$$

NED



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