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Radar valid at 700 pm EST, Nov 19th 2020

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...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN OHIO THIS AFTERNOON...

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Tuscarawas-Coshocton-Harrison-Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-
Monroe-
254 PM EST Thu Nov 19 2020

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING FOR WIND
AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR MUCH OF EASTERN OHIO...

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has issued a Red Flag
Warning for wind and low relative humidity, which is in effect
until 7 PM EST this evening.

* AFFECTED AREA...Fire Weather Zone 039 Tuscarawas, Fire Weather
Zone 048 Coshocton, Fire Weather Zone 049 Harrison, Fire
Weather Zone 057 Muskingum, Fire Weather Zone 058 Guernsey,
Fire Weather Zone 059 Belmont, Fire Weather Zone 068 Noble and
Fire Weather Zone 069 Monroe.

* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...As low as 21 percent.

* TEMPERATURES...Around 60.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.

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