Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Marquette MI
422 AM EDT Sat May 23 2020

MIZ007-086-087-232200-
Luce-Western Chippewa-Central Chippewa-
422 AM EDT Sat May 23 2020

...ELEVATED WILDFIRE POTENTIAL FOR FAR NORTHEAST UPPER MICHIGAN
DUE TO A COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND DRY, WARM CONDITIONS...

Gusty southeast winds as high as 20 mph, combined with dry and
warm conditions and a lack of recent rainfall will lead to
elevated wildfire potential today. The primary area of concern is
across northeast parts of Upper Michigan.

Avoid outdoor burning today. Immediately report any wildfires
to local emergency services by calling 911.

Burn restrictions remain in effect. For complete details, visit
www.dnr.state.mi.us/burnpermits, or by calling 866-922-2876.

$$

Ritzman



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