Red Flag Warning
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
WWUS82 KMFL 270755
RFWMFL

Urgent - Fire Weather Message
National Weather Service Miami FL
355 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

FLZ063-066-280000-
/O.NEW.KMFL.FW.W.0013.170527T1600Z-170528T0000Z/
Glades-Hendry-
355 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING FOR LOW 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 noon today to 8 PM EDT this
evening.

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

* Wind...West to northwest 5 mph this morning, increasing to near
  10 mph this afternoon.

* Humidity...27 to 35 percent.

* 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.

&&

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.