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Chappaqua Fire Department
Thursday July 22nd, 2010 :: 10:07 a.m. EDT

Advisory

HIGH TEMPS,WIND AND LOW HUMIDITY COMBINE TO INCREASE RISK OF BRUSH FIRES TODAY.

GUSTY WINDS AND RELATIVELY DRY CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON WILL RESULT IN THE POTENTIAL FOR THE SPREAD OF BRUSH FIRES... NEAR FULL SUNSHINE...HIGHS APPROACHING 90 DEGREES...AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL ENABLE THE DRYING OF FINE FUELS TODAY. WITH WIND GUSTS EXPECTED TO AROUND 20 MPH AT TIMES...AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES IN THE LOWER 30S THIS AFTERNOON...A WILD FIRE COULD SPREAD QUICKLY SHOULD IGNITION OCCUR. DO NOT DRIVE OVER OR PARK VEHICLES ON GRASSY AREAS. ALSO...ENSURE THE PROPER DISPOSAL OF SMOKING MATERIALS

Address/Location
Chappaqua Fire Department
491 King St
Chappaqua, NY 10514

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 914-238-0819

Russell Maitland
rmaitland@chappaquafd.org
914-238-0819

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