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  • Special Weather Statement for Addison County, Vermont
  • Special Weather Statement issued April 24 at 5:23AM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 5:23 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, April 24, 2016 at 7 p.m.
  • ...INCREASED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS TODAY DUE TO VERY LOW RELATIVE
    HUMIDITIES...
    A VERY DRY AIRMASS IS IN PLACE ACROSS VERMONT AND NORTHERN NEW
    YORK. THIS WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO WARM QUICKLY THIS MORNING AND
    FOR HUMIDITIES TO DROP INTO THE 10 TO 20 PERCENT RANGE BY EARLY
    AFTERNOON. WHILE WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER THAN YESTERDAY...THE VERY
    LOW HUMIDITIES COMBINED WITH FULL SUN WILL ALLOW FOR FURTHER
    DRYING OF GRASS...LEAF AND BRUSH FUELS. THE FIRE DANGER FOR TODAY
    IS HIGH. THUS...OUTSIDE BURNING IS NOT ADVISED TODAY. AND AS A
    REMINDER IN NEW YORK STATE...THERE IS A BAN ON OPEN BURNING
    THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF MAY.