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Lake Chatuge Information
Tuesday April 10th, 2012 :: 08:13 a.m. EDT

Advisory

Special Weather Statement - Fire Danger. Please see www.lakechatuge.org for more info.

INCREASED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING OVER
SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...EAST TENNESSEE...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH
CAROLINA...
GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING OVER THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION...AS AN UPPER-LEVEL
DISTURBANCE STRENGTHENS OVER THE EASTERN HALF OF THE NATION. WITH A
VERY DRY AIR MASS IN PLACE...THESE GUSTY WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH
VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES TO PRODUCE AN INCREASED FIRE DANGER
OVER SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...EAST TENNESSEE...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST
NORTH CAROLINA.
AREA RESIDENTS ARE DISCOURAGED FROM BURNING THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING...DUE TO THE INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD.

Address/Location
Lake Chatuge Information
418 Sneaking Creek Dr
Hayesville, NC 28904

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 828-389-5000

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