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Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
339 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014


PAZ056-057-059-063>066-241000-
/O.CAN.KCTP.FW.A.0001.140423T1500Z-140424T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KCTP.FW.A.0002.140424T1500Z-140424T2300Z/
PERRY-DAUPHIN-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
339 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING FOR MUCH OF THE LOWER SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH FOR TODAY HAS BEEN CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* AFFECTED AREA...PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA FROM
  ADAMS COUNTY...NORTHEAST ACROSS THE LOWER SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TIMING...LATE THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.

* LIGHTNING...NONE.

* IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR RAPID DEVELOPMENT AND
  SPREAD OF WILD FIRES...OR FOR PRESCRIBED BURNS TO GET OUT OF
  CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

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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