Perry Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 5:47 PM EDT op 19 april 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

1234 PM EDT Sat Apr 19 2014

...Enhanced fire danger today and again on Sunday...

For this afternoon and early evening a combination of minimum relative humidity between 20 and 30 percent...sustained winds of 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph...and recent dry weather...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 than today...with sustained winds of 5 to 10 mph.

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