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Radar valid at 815 pm EDT, Apr 11th 2019

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KYZ101>103-105-OHZ066-067-075-076-083>087-VAZ003-004-WVZ005>011-
013>020-024>034-039-040-515>522-525-526-120015-
GREENUP-CARTER-BOYD-LAWRENCE KY-PERRY-MORGAN-ATHENS-WASHINGTON-
JACKSON OH-VINTON-MEIGS-GALLIA-LAWRENCE OH-DICKENSON-BUCHANAN-
WAYNE-CABELL-MASON-JACKSON WV-WOOD-PLEASANTS-TYLER-LINCOLN-PUTNAM-
KANAWHA-ROANE-WIRT-CALHOUN-RITCHIE-DODDRIDGE-MINGO-LOGAN-BOONE-
CLAY-BRAXTON-GILMER-LEWIS-HARRISON-TAYLOR-MCDOWELL-WYOMING-UPSHUR-
BARBOUR-NORTHWEST RALEIGH-SOUTHEAST RALEIGH-NORTHWEST FAYETTE-
SOUTHEAST FAYETTE-NORTHWEST NICHOLAS-SOUTHEAST NICHOLAS-
NORTHWEST WEBSTER-SOUTHEAST WEBSTER-NORTHWEST RANDOLPH-
SOUTHEAST RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FLATWOODS, GREENUP, GRAYSON, OLIVE HILL,
ASHLAND, LOUISA, NEW LEXINGTON, CROOKSVILLE, SOMERSET,
MCCONNELSVILLE, STOCKPORT, ATHENS, MARIETTA, BELPRE, JACKSON,
WELLSTON, OAK HILL, MCARTHUR, HAMDEN, POMEROY, GALLIPOLIS,
IRONTON, SOUTH POINT, CLINTWOOD, GRUNDY, VANSANT, KENOVA, CEREDO,
WAYNE, HUNTINGTON, POINT PLEASANT, NEW HAVEN, RAVENSWOOD, RIPLEY,
PARKERSBURG, VIENNA, ST. MARYS, BELMONT, PADEN CITY,
SISTERSVILLE, MIDDLEBOURNE, HARTS, ALUM CREEK, HAMLIN,
TEAYS VALLEY, HURRICANE, CHARLESTON, SOUTH CHARLESTON,
SAINT ALBANS, SPENCER, ELIZABETH, GRANTSVILLE, HARRISVILLE,
PENNSBORO, WEST UNION, WILLIAMSON, LOGAN, CHAPMANVILLE, MAN,
MADISON, CLAY, SUTTON, GASSAWAY, BURNSVILLE, GLENVILLE, WESTON,
CLARKSBURG, BRIDGEPORT, GRAFTON, WELCH, GARY, WAR, MULLENS,
OCEANA, PINEVILLE, BUCKHANNON, PHILIPPI, BELINGTON, BRADLEY,
PROSPERITY, SOPHIA, BECKLEY, FAYETTEVILLE, MONTGOMERY,
MEADOW BRIDGE, SUMMERSVILLE, CRAIGSVILLE, BIRCH RIVER, RICHWOOD,
HOLLY RIVER STATE, WEBSTER SPRINGS, COWEN, ELKINS, AND HARMAN
939 AM EDT Thu Apr 11 2019

...High Fire Danger for Southeast Ohio, Northeastern Kentucky,
Southwestern Virginia, and Southern and Central West Virginia
Today...

HERE IS A FIRE DANGER STATEMENT ISSUED IN COORDINATION WITH THE
DIVISION OF FORESTRY.

THE FIRE DANGER TODAY IS HIGH TO VERY HIGH. DRY LEAF AND BRUSH
LITTER ALONG WITH GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY ARE EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON.

OPEN BURNING OF ANY TYPE IS CONSIDERED EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AT THIS
TIME. BE VERY CAREFUL OF HEAT AND SPARKS WHILE OPERATING ANY
EQUIPMENT...AND AVOID SMOKING IN WILDLAND AREAS.

WEST VIRGINIA LAW PROHIBITS BURNING IN THE SPRING FROM
7AM TO 5PM... MARCH 1ST THROUGH MAY 31ST.

KENTUCKY LAW PROHIBITS BURNING IN THE SPRING FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM...
FEBRUARY 15TH THROUGH APRIL 30TH.

VIRGINIA LAW PROHIBITS BURNING IN THE SPRING FROM MIDNIGHT TO 4
PM... FEBRUARY 15TH THROUGH APRIL 30TH.

OHIO LAW PROHIBITS BURNING IN THE SPRING FROM 6 AM TO 6 PM...
MARCH 1ST THROUGH MAY 31ST.

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