Jackson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 10:56 PM EDT op 19 april 2014

...Enhanced fire danger on Sunday...

An enhanced fire danger will exist Sunday afternoon...with minimum relative humidity dropping to 15 to 25 percent. Winds on Sunday will be light...with sustained winds of 5 to 10 mph expected.

Any open burning will be potentially dangerous and is discouraged. In addition...Kentucky state law prohibits burning within 150 feet of Woodland or brush land between the hours of 6 am and 6 PM during this time of year.

Sbh/geogerian

1056 PM EDT Sat Apr 19 2014

...Enhanced fire danger on Sunday...

An enhanced fire danger will exist Sunday afternoon...with minimum relative humidity dropping to 15 to 25 percent. Winds on Sunday will be light...with sustained winds of 5 to 10 mph expected.

Any open burning will be potentially dangerous and is discouraged. In addition...Kentucky state law prohibits burning within 150 feet of Woodland or brush land between the hours of 6 am and 6 PM during this time of year.

547 PM EDT Sat Apr 19 2014

...Enhanced fire danger through this evening and again on Sunday...

Through this evening...a combination of minimum relative humidity between 20 and 30 percent...dry fuels...as well as northeast winds of around 10 mph...with occasional gusts of 15 to 20 mph...will create an enhanced threat for any wildfires to quickly spread.

An enhanced fire danger will exist again Sunday afternoon...with minimum relative humidity dropping to 15 to 25 percent. Winds on Sunday will be lighter...with sustained winds of 5 to 10 mph expected.

Any open burning will be potentially dangerous and is discouraged. In addition...Kentucky state law prohibits burning within 150 feet of Woodland or brush land between the hours of 6 am and 6 PM during this time of year.

Sbh/geogerian