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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
342 AM EDT Tue Apr 16 2024

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-170745-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-Van Buren-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
342 AM EDT Tue Apr 16 2024

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms are expected tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Scattered thunderstorms are expected Wednesday. A few of the
storms could be strong to severe with strong winds the main
threat.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$



Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
408 PM EDT Tue Apr 16 2024

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-170000-
/O.CON.KGRR.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-240417T0000Z/
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-
408 PM EDT Tue Apr 16 2024

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* Winds...East 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Relative Humidity...As low as 27 percent.

* Temperatures...In the lower 70s.

* Fuels...Land management agencies are observing fuel conditions
  that are favorable for fires to spread.

* Impacts...Burn restrictions are likely in effect. For more
  information on burn restrictions...visit the Michigan DNR
  website at www.michigan.gov/burnpermit or call 866-922-2876.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now or will shortly. The combination of
strong winds...low relative humidity...and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

Be careful with any activities that could potentially lead to a
wildfire. Camping...outdoor grills...smoking materials...chain
saws...and all terrain vehicles all have the potential to throw a
spark and ignite a dangerous and destructive fire.

&&

$$



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