Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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WWUS82 KMFL 300808
RFWMFL

Urgent - Fire Weather Message
National Weather Service Miami FL
408 AM EDT Thu Mar 30 2017

FLZ063-066-310000-
/O.UPG.KMFL.FW.A.0001.170330T1700Z-170331T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMFL.FW.W.0003.170330T1700Z-170331T0000Z/
Glades-Hendry-
408 AM EDT Thu Mar 30 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
EDT THIS EVENING FOR LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES
063 AND 066...

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a Red Flag
Warning...which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 8 PM EDT
this evening.

* Affected area...Fire weather zones 063 and 066.

* Wind...Southeast at 8 to 10 mph.

* Humidity...35% to 40%

* Energy release component (ERC)...The Florida Forest Service has
  determined that the fuel status supports a Red Flag Warning.

* Impacts...Any fires that develop will likely see extreme fire
  behavior. 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.

&&

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