Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Marquette MI
521 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

MIZ001>006-009>013-084-085-212300-
Keweenaw-Ontonagon-Northern Houghton-Baraga-Marquette-Alger-
Gogebic-Iron-Dickinson-Menominee-Delta-Southern Houghton-
Northern Schoolcraft-
521 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018 /421 AM CDT Mon May 21 2018/

...ELEVATED WILDFIRE POTENTIAL FOR WEST AND MUCH OF CENTRAL UPPER
MICHIGAN TODAY DUE TO A COMBINATION OF DRY, WARM CONDITIONS AND
GUSTY WINDS...

Gusty southeast winds as high as 15 to 20 mph at times this
afternoon, combined with dry, warm conditions and a lack of
recent rainfall will lead to elevated wildfire potential
this afternoon across west and much of central Upper Michigan.
Do not burn 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 call 866-922-2876.

$$

Rolfson



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