Northampton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 03:21 AM EDT on Marts 31, 2015

... Increased fire danger this afternoon...

The combination of low relative humidities and gusty southwest
winds will produce an increased fire danger threat this afternoon.
Winds are expected to gust up to 30 mph with humidity levels
dropping to between 20 to 30 percent.

Residents are urged to exercise caution handling any potential
ignition source... including machinery... cigarettes... and matches.
Be sure to properly discard all smoking materials. Any dry grasses
and tree litter that ignite will have the potential to spread
quickly.

Virgina residents are reminded that open burning is prohibited before
4 PM each day through April 30th.


321 am EDT Tue Mar 31 2015

... Increased fire danger this afternoon...

The combination of low relative humidities and gusty southwest
winds will produce an increased fire danger threat this afternoon.
Winds are expected to gust up to 30 mph with humidity levels
dropping to between 20 to 30 percent.

Residents are urged to exercise caution handling any potential
ignition source... including machinery... cigarettes... and matches.
Be sure to properly discard all smoking materials. Any dry grasses
and tree litter that ignite will have the potential to spread
quickly.

Virgina residents are reminded that open burning is prohibited before
4 PM each day through April 30th.