Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
1202 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON...

ALZ022-023-030>050-262200-
/O.NEW.KBMX.FW.A.0015.141126T1802Z-141126T2200Z/
PICKENS-TUSCALOOSA-SUMTER-GREENE-HALE-PERRY-BIBB-CHILTON-COOSA-
TALLAPOOSA-CHAMBERS-MARENGO-DALLAS-AUTAUGA-LOWNDES-ELMORE-
MONTGOMERY-MACON-BULLOCK-LEE-RUSSELL-PIKE-BARBOUR-
1202 PM CST WED NOV 26 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON FOR
WEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL ALABAMA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...WILL BE FROM THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WILL DROP AS LOW AS 21 PERCENT.

* IMPACTS...OF A DRY AIRMASS WILL RESULT IN CONDITIONS BECOMING
  VERY CLOSE TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CRITERIA. 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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