Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
912 AM EDT Mon Mar 20 2017

FLZ046-202300-
/O.NEW.KMLB.FW.W.0004.170320T1600Z-170320T2300Z/
Seminole-
912 AM EDT Mon Mar 20 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 12 PM THIS AFTERNOON UNTIL 7
PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR LONG DURATION OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND
HIGH ERC VALUES FOR SEMINOLE COUNTY...

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a Red Flag
Warning, which is in effect from 12 PM this afternoon until 7 PM
EDT this evening.


* AFFECTED AREA... Seminole County.

* WIND...Northeast around 5 to 10 mph.

* HUMIDITY...Minimum values 29 to 34 percent.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  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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