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Special Statement

Statement as of 7:08 AM EDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Increased fire danger across central North Carolina today...

Gusty winds from the northwest combined with a very dry air mass
will create conditions favorable for increased fire activity
today. Northwest winds around 10 to 15 mph will gust to around 25
mph... and minimum relative humidity of around 25 percent is
expected. The drying effects of the wind will make dead grasses
and leaves potentially combustible from any ignition source...
such as a spark or discarded smoking material.

Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged. Any unattended fire
should be reported immediately to the local Fire Department.


708 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

... Increased fire danger across central North Carolina today...

Gusty winds from the northwest combined with a very dry air mass
will create conditions favorable for increased fire activity
today. Northwest winds around 10 to 15 mph will gust to around 25
mph... and minimum relative humidity of around 25 percent is
expected. The drying effects of the wind will make dead grasses
and leaves potentially combustible from any ignition source...
such as a spark or discarded smoking material.

Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged. Any unattended fire
should be reported immediately to the local Fire Department.



415 am EDT Wed Apr 23 2014

... Increased fire danger across central North Carolina today...

Gusty winds from the northwest combined with a very dry air mass
will create conditions favorable for increased fire activity
today. Northwest winds around 10 to 15 mph will gust to around 25
mph... and minimum relative humidity of around 25 percent is
expected. The drying effects of the wind will make dead grasses
and leaves potentially combustible from any ignition source...
such as a spark or discarded smoking material.

Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged. Any unattended fire
should be reported immediately to the local Fire Department.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 6:24 AM EDT on April 23, 2014


The warning alarm feature of the NOAA weather and all hazards
radio will be activated for test purposes this morning...
between 11 am and noon. This test is conducted every Wednesday
morning... unless there is is a threat of severe weather.


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