Statement as of 2:45 PM EDT on April 19, 2018
Expires 9:00 AM EDT on April 20, 2018
... Frost advisory remains in effect from 4 am to 9 am EDT
* temperatures... will fall into the mid 30s.
* Timing... 400 am through 900 am...
* impacts... tender vegetation may be damaged or killed if left
unprotected. Take steps now to protect tender plants from the
A frost advisory means that frost is possible. Sensitive outdoor
plants may be killed if left uncovered.
Statement as of 3:45 AM EDT on April 19, 2018
Expires 7:00 PM EDT on April 19, 2018
... Increased fire danger across central North Carolina today...
The combination of low relative humidity levels of 20 to 30
percent, and strong winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 to 35 mph,
will result in elevated fire danger conditions mainly this
afternoon across central NC. Recent rains have put a damper on
most fire weather concerns. However, the dry winds of Wednesday
into today may bring enough drying to offset the wet conditions.
Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged. Any grass or brush fires
that occur may quickly spread if left unattended. If you do burn,
exercise extreme caution and have fire suppression equipment