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  • Red Flag Warning for Eastern Dutchess County, New York
  • Red Flag Warning issued May 13 at 3:32AM EDT until May 13 at 6:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 3:32 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS
    EVENING FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK AND ADJACENT WESTERN
    NEW ENGLAND...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ALBANY HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
    WARNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WHICH IS IN
    EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER
    WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.
    * AFFECTED AREA...SOUTHERN VERMONT...THE BERKSHIRES...LITCHFIELD
    COUNTY...THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN MOHAWK VALLEY...GREATER CAPITAL
    DISTRICT...SARATOGA REGION...SCHOHARIE VALLEY...EASTERN
    CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...AND TACONICS OF EAST CENTRAL NEW
    YORK.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * TIMING...NOON TO 6 PM.
    * RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 30 PERCENT.
    * TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
    * IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY AND
    UNCONTROLLABLY.