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Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
351 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-NYZ039>041-043-047>054-058>061-063>066-083-
084-241000-
/O.CON.KALY.FW.A.0001.140424T1600Z-140424T2200Z/
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-SOUTHERN FULTON-MONTGOMERY-NORTHERN SARATOGA-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-SCHOHARIE-WESTERN SCHENECTADY-
EASTERN SCHENECTADY-SOUTHERN SARATOGA-WESTERN ALBANY-
EASTERN ALBANY-WESTERN RENSSELAER-EASTERN RENSSELAER-
WESTERN GREENE-EASTERN GREENE-WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-
WESTERN ULSTER-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS-EASTERN DUTCHESS-
SOUTHEAST WARREN-SOUTHERN WASHINGTON-
351 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR
HIGH WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR BERKSHIRE COUNTY
MASSACHUSETTS...LITCHFIELD COUNTY CONNECTICUT...THE  EASTERN
CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...HELDERBERGS... TACONICS...GREATER
CAPITAL REGION...CENTRAL AND EASTERN MOHAWK VALLEY... SARATOGA...
GLENS FALLS REGION OF EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* AFFECTED AREA...BERKSHIRE COUNTY MASSACHUSETTS...LITCHFIELD
  COUNTY CONNECTICUT...THE EASTERN CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON
  VALLEY...HELDERBERGS...TACONICS...GREATER CAPITAL REGION...
  CENTRAL AND EASTERN MOHAWK VALLEY... SARATOGA...GLENS FALLS
  REGION OF EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 35 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 15 TO 25 PERCENT.

* TIMING...EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON INTO THE LATE AFTERNOON.

* TEMPERATURES...50S TO LOWER 60S.

* IMPACTS...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE.

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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