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Harvey Cedars Police Department
Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 :: 03:44 p.m. EDT
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Red Flag Warning until 09:00PM

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR NEW JERSEY AND EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* AFFECTED AREA...New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania.

* TIMING...Through just after sunset this evening.

* WINDS...Southwest around 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 15 to 20 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...In the middle 80s, except in the upper 70s to low 80s near the coast and in the southern Poconos.

* IMPACTS...The combination of low fuel moisture, low relative humidity, and gusty winds may contribute to the enhanced spread of fires.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ATLANTIC ... ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY ... CAMDEN ... CAPE MAY ... COASTAL ATLANTIC ... COASTAL OCEAN ... CUMBERLAND ... EASTERN MONMOUTH ... GLOUCESTER ... HUNTERDON ... MERCER ... MIDDLESEX ... MORRIS ... NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON ... OCEAN ... SALEM ... SOMERSET ... SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON ... SUSSEX ... WARREN ... WESTERN MONMOUTH

Instructions:

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now....or will shortly due to a combination of strong winds...low relative humidity...and dry fuels. Any fires that develop may quickly get out of control and become difficult to contain. For more information about wildfire danger...burn restrictions... and wildfire prevention and education...please visit your state forestry or environmental protection website.

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Address/Location
Harvey Cedars Police Department
7606 Long Beach Boulevard
Harvey Cedars, NJ 08008

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-494-6509

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Red Flag Warning

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