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Vinton County
Wednesday April 11th, 2018 :: 06:10 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Fire Weather Watch until 07:00PM Thursday

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR RED FLAG WARNING FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 003, 004, 005, 006, 007, 008, 009, 010, 011, 013, 014, 015, 016, 017, 018, 019, 020, 024, 025, 026, 027, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 033, 034, 039, 040, 075, 083, 084, 085, 086, 087, 101, 102, 103, 105, 515, 516, 517, 518, 519, 520, 521, 522, 523, 524, 525, AND 526... The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday afternoon through Thursday evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire weather zones 101, 102, 103, and 105.Fire weather zones 075, 083, 084, 085, 086, and 087.Fire weather zones 003 and 004.Fire weather zones 005, 006, 007, 008, 009, 010, 011, 013, 014, 015, 016, 017, 018, 019, 020, 024, 025, 026, 027, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 033, 034, 039, 040, 515, 516, 517, 518, 519, 520, 521, 522, 523, 524, 525, and 526.

* WIND...15 MPH with gusts up to 30 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...From 25% lowlands ranging to lower 30% up north.

* THUNDERSTORMS...None.

* IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ATHENS ... GALLIA ... JACKSON ... LAWRENCE ... MEIGS ... VINTON

Instructions:

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

Address/Location
Vinton County
100 E Main St
McArthur, OH 45651

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 740-596-4571

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Possible (p <= ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Fire Weather Watch

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