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Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1007 PM CDT Mon Sep 26 2022

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS IN SOUTH
MISSISSIPPI AND SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...

.The combination of low relative humidity near 25 percent and
winds between 15 and 20 mph with higher gusts will produce a high
fire danger across portions of Mississippi and Louisiana
tomorrow.

LAZ034>037-039-046>048-056>060-064>071-076>090-MSZ068>071-077-
080>082-271115-
/O.CON.KLIX.FW.W.0003.220927T1400Z-220928T0000Z/
/O.CON.KLIX.FW.A.0001.220928T1400Z-220929T0000Z/
Pointe Coupee-West Feliciana-East Feliciana-St. Helena-Washington-
Iberville-West Baton Rouge-East Baton Rouge-Assumption-St. James-
St. John The Baptist-Upper Lafourche-St. Charles-
Upper St. Bernard-Upper Terrebonne-Lower Terrebonne-
Lower Lafourche-Coastal Jefferson Parish-Lower Plaquemines-
Lower St. Bernard-Northern Tangipahoa-Southeast St. Tammany-
Western Orleans-Eastern Orleans-Northern St. Tammany-
Southwestern St. Tammany-Central Tangipahoa-Lower Tangipahoa-
Northern Livingston-Southern Livingston-Western Ascension-
Eastern Ascension-Upper Jefferson-Lower Jefferson-
Upper Plaquemines-Central Plaquemines-Wilkinson-Amite-Pike-
Walthall-Pearl River-Hancock-Harrison-Jackson-
1007 PM CDT Mon Sep 26 2022

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 7 PM CDT
TUESDAY FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER FOR SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA AND
SOUTH MISSISSIPPI...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER FOR SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA AND SOUTH MISSISSIPPI...

* AFFECTED AREA...Pointe Coupee, West Feliciana, East Feliciana,
  St. Helena, Washington, Iberville, West Baton Rouge, East
  Baton Rouge, Assumption, St. James, St. John The Baptist,
  Upper Lafourche, St. Charles, Upper St. Bernard, Upper
  Terrebonne, Lower Terrebonne, Lower Lafourche, Coastal
  Jefferson Parish, Wilkinson, Lower Plaquemines, Amite, Lower
  St. Bernard, Pike, Northern Tangipahoa, Walthall, Southeast
  St. Tammany, Western Orleans, Pearl River, Eastern Orleans,
  Northern St. Tammany, Southwestern St. Tammany, Hancock,
  Central Tangipahoa, Harrison, Lower Tangipahoa, Jackson,
  Northern Livingston, Southern Livingston, Western Ascension,
  Eastern Ascension, Upper Jefferson, Lower Jefferson, Upper
  Plaquemines and Central Plaquemines.

* WINDS...Northeast 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 28 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  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.

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
Red Flag Warnings.

&&

$$



Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1007 PM CDT Mon Sep 26 2022

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS IN SOUTH
MISSISSIPPI AND SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...

.The combination of low relative humidity near 25 percent and
winds between 15 and 20 mph with higher gusts will produce a high
fire danger across portions of Mississippi and Louisiana
tomorrow.

LAZ034>037-039-046>048-056>060-064>071-076>090-MSZ068>071-077-
080>082-271115-
/O.CON.KLIX.FW.W.0003.220927T1400Z-220928T0000Z/
/O.CON.KLIX.FW.A.0001.220928T1400Z-220929T0000Z/
Pointe Coupee-West Feliciana-East Feliciana-St. Helena-Washington-
Iberville-West Baton Rouge-East Baton Rouge-Assumption-St. James-
St. John The Baptist-Upper Lafourche-St. Charles-
Upper St. Bernard-Upper Terrebonne-Lower Terrebonne-
Lower Lafourche-Coastal Jefferson Parish-Lower Plaquemines-
Lower St. Bernard-Northern Tangipahoa-Southeast St. Tammany-
Western Orleans-Eastern Orleans-Northern St. Tammany-
Southwestern St. Tammany-Central Tangipahoa-Lower Tangipahoa-
Northern Livingston-Southern Livingston-Western Ascension-
Eastern Ascension-Upper Jefferson-Lower Jefferson-
Upper Plaquemines-Central Plaquemines-Wilkinson-Amite-Pike-
Walthall-Pearl River-Hancock-Harrison-Jackson-
1007 PM CDT Mon Sep 26 2022

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TO 7 PM CDT
TUESDAY FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER FOR SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA AND
SOUTH MISSISSIPPI...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER FOR SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA AND SOUTH MISSISSIPPI...

* AFFECTED AREA...Pointe Coupee, West Feliciana, East Feliciana,
  St. Helena, Washington, Iberville, West Baton Rouge, East
  Baton Rouge, Assumption, St. James, St. John The Baptist,
  Upper Lafourche, St. Charles, Upper St. Bernard, Upper
  Terrebonne, Lower Terrebonne, Lower Lafourche, Coastal
  Jefferson Parish, Wilkinson, Lower Plaquemines, Amite, Lower
  St. Bernard, Pike, Northern Tangipahoa, Walthall, Southeast
  St. Tammany, Western Orleans, Pearl River, Eastern Orleans,
  Northern St. Tammany, Southwestern St. Tammany, Hancock,
  Central Tangipahoa, Harrison, Lower Tangipahoa, Jackson,
  Northern Livingston, Southern Livingston, Western Ascension,
  Eastern Ascension, Upper Jefferson, Lower Jefferson, Upper
  Plaquemines and Central Plaquemines.

* WINDS...Northeast 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 28 percent.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
  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.

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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