PLEASE BE CAREFUL Enhanced Risk of Fire Spread 4/23; Freeze Watch & Warning 4/24 & 4/25

Thursday, April 23, 2015

…ENHANCED RISK OF FIRE SPREAD TODAY…

 

MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 25 TO 30 PERCENT

THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS MOST OF THE REGION. WESTERLY WINDS OF 15 TO

25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE DAY.

DESPITE RECENT RAINS, FINE FUELS COULD DRY OUT ENOUGH BY THIS

AFTERNOON TO CREATE AN ELEVATED RISK FOR FIRE SPREAD. DRIER

CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TOMORROW.

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT WILDFIRE DANGER, BURN RESTRICTIONS,

WILDFIRE PREVENTION AND EDUCATION, PLEASE VISIT YOUR STATE

FORESTRY OR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION WEBSITE.

 

Friday, April 24, 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A FREEZE WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM EDT FRIDAY.

 

* TEMPERATURES…IN THE LOWER UPPER 20S TO LOW 30S.

 

* IMPACTS…POSSIBLE DAMAGE TO EARLY SEASON PLANTS.

 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

 

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR

HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER

SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

 

A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE.

THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

 

Saturday, April 25, 2015

THIS FREEZE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

 

* TEMPERATURES…IN THE LOWER UPPER 20S TO LOW 30S.

 

* IMPACTS…POSSIBLE DAMAGE TO EARLY SEASON PLANTS.

 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

 

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR

HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER

SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

 

A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE.

THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.