Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Burlington, VT

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
523 AM EDT SUN APR 24 2016

NYZ026>031-034-035-087-VTZ001>012-016>019-242300-
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CLINTON-
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-
WESTERN ESSEX-EASTERN ESSEX-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-GRAND ISLE-
WESTERN FRANKLIN-ORLEANS-ESSEX-WESTERN CHITTENDEN-LAMOILLE-
CALEDONIA-WASHINGTON-WESTERN ADDISON-ORANGE-WESTERN RUTLAND-
WINDSOR-EASTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CHITTENDEN-EASTERN ADDISON-
EASTERN RUTLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...PLATTSBURGH...
STAR LAKE...SARANAC LAKE...TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...
LAKE PLACID...PORT HENRY...TICONDEROGA...OGDENSBURG...POTSDAM...
GOUVERNEUR...ALBURGH...SOUTH HERO...ST. ALBANS...NEWPORT...
ISLAND POND...BURLINGTON...JOHNSON...STOWE...ST. JOHNSBURY...
MONTPELIER...MIDDLEBURY...VERGENNES...BRADFORD...RANDOLPH...
RUTLAND...SPRINGFIELD...WHITE RIVER JUNCTION...ENOSBURG FALLS...
RICHFORD...UNDERHILL...BRISTOL...RIPTON...EAST WALLINGFORD...
KILLINGTON
523 AM EDT SUN APR 24 2016

...INCREASED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS TODAY DUE TO VERY LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES...

A VERY DRY AIRMASS IS IN PLACE ACROSS VERMONT AND NORTHERN NEW
YORK. THIS WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO WARM QUICKLY THIS MORNING AND
FOR HUMIDITIES TO DROP INTO THE 10 TO 20 PERCENT RANGE BY EARLY
AFTERNOON. WHILE WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER THAN YESTERDAY...THE VERY
LOW HUMIDITIES COMBINED WITH FULL SUN WILL ALLOW FOR FURTHER
DRYING OF GRASS...LEAF AND BRUSH FUELS. THE FIRE DANGER FOR TODAY
IS HIGH. THUS...OUTSIDE BURNING IS NOT ADVISED TODAY. AND AS A
REMINDER IN NEW YORK STATE...THERE IS A BAN ON OPEN BURNING
THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF MAY.


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