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Red Flag Warning

Urgent - Fire Weather Message
National Weather Service Miami FL
902 AM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

FLZ063-066-260000-
/O.CON.KMFL.FW.W.0007.170425T1500Z-170426T0000Z/
Glades-Hendry-
902 AM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
FOR LOW HUMIDITY FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 063 AND 066...

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

* Wind...around 10 mph.

* Humidity...several hours of relative humidity values below 40
  percent expected late morning into the afternoon.

* 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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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
446 AM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
252100-
Lake Okeechobee-Biscayne Bay-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-Glades-Hendry-
Inland Palm Beach-Metro Palm Beach-Coastal Collier-Inland Collier-
Inland Broward-Metro Broward-Inland Miami-Dade-Metro Miami-Dade-
Mainland Monroe-Coastal Palm Beach-Coastal Broward-Coastal Miami-
Dade-Far South Miami-Dade-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
446 AM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS COLLIER COUNTY BEACHES...
...FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS FOR WESTERN INTERIOR TODAY...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a Moderate Risk of rip currents for the
Collier County beaches.

Fire Weather: Minimum relative humidity values this afternoon will
lower to the upper 30s for Glades and Hendry counties and lower to
the low to mid 40s for Collier county.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

An elevated risk of rip currents may develop along the Atlantic
beaches late this week into the weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in
Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.

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