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WWUS81 KCTP 190002
RFWCTP

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
802 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015


PAZ006-011-012-018-019-025>028-037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063-190115-
/O.EXP.KCTP.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150419T0000Z/
POTTER-CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CENTRE-
BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-
802 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING HAS EXPIRED...


$$





000
WWUS81 KCTP 190002
RFWCTP

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
802 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015


PAZ006-011-012-018-019-025>028-037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063-190115-
/O.EXP.KCTP.FW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150419T0000Z/
POTTER-CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CENTRE-
BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-
802 PM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING HAS EXPIRED...


$$




000
WWUS81 KCTP 181447
RFWCTP

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1047 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

...RAPID SPREAD OF WILDFIRES LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY THIS
EVENING...

.A DRY COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
PENNSYLVANIA THIS AFTERNOON...ACCOMPANIED BY A GUSTY WEST TO
NORTHWEST WIND...AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY.

PAZ006-011-012-018-019-025>028-037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063-190000-
/O.CON.KCTP.FW.W.0001.150418T1600Z-150419T0000Z/
POTTER-CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CENTRE-
BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-
1047 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

...A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN PENNSYLVANIA...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...AND THE
  SUSQUEHANNA RIVER VALLEY...MAINLY NORTH OF HARRISBURG.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 25 MPH.

* TIMING...A DRY COLD FRONT OVER LAKE ERIE LATE THIS MORNING WILL
  PUSH SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE DISTRICT THIS AFTERNOON AND INCREASE
  THE WIND OUT OF THE WEST-NORTHWEST. THE FULL SUN...GUSTY WIND
  AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DRY OUT THE LEAF LITTER AND OTHER
  FINE FUELS EFFICIENTLY. AFTER SUNSET...THE WIND WILL DIMINISH
  AND HUMIDITY WILL RISE...CALMING THE THREAT FOR FIRE SPREAD.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...AROUND 70.

* IMPACTS...THE LIKELIHOOD EXISTS FOR RAPID GROWTH AND SPREAD OF
  WILD FIRES THAT DEVELOP...AND FOR PRESCRIBED BURNS TO GROW OUT
  OF CONTROL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM
TEMPERATURES WILL CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CTP (ALL LOWER CASE)




000
WWUS81 KCTP 180654
RFWCTP

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
254 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015


PAZ006-011-012-018-019-025>028-037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063-181500-
/O.UPG.KCTP.FW.A.0001.150418T1600Z-150419T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KCTP.FW.W.0001.150418T1600Z-150419T0000Z/
POTTER-CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CENTRE-
BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-
254 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A RED
FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...AND THE
  SUSQUEHANNA RIVER VALLEY...MAINLY NORTH OF HARRISBURG.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH.

* TIMING...A DRY COLD FRONT WILL PUSH DOWN FROM NEW YORK THIS
  AFTERNOON AND INCREASE THE WIND OUT OF THE WEST-NORTHWEST. THE
  FULL SUN AND WIND WILL DRY OUT THE LEAF LITTER AND OTHER FINE
  FUELS EFFICIENTLY. AFTER SUNSET...THE WIND WILL DIMINISH AND
  HUMIDITY WILL RISE.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR RAPID GROWTH AND SPREAD OF
  WILD FIRES AND FOR PRESCRIBED BURNS TO GROW OUT OF CONTROL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CTP (ALL LOWER CASE)





000
WWUS81 KCTP 180654
RFWCTP

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
254 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015


PAZ006-011-012-018-019-025>028-037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063-181500-
/O.UPG.KCTP.FW.A.0001.150418T1600Z-150419T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KCTP.FW.W.0001.150418T1600Z-150419T0000Z/
POTTER-CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CENTRE-
BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-
254 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING FOR MUCH OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A RED
FLAG WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...AND THE
  SUSQUEHANNA RIVER VALLEY...MAINLY NORTH OF HARRISBURG.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH.

* TIMING...A DRY COLD FRONT WILL PUSH DOWN FROM NEW YORK THIS
  AFTERNOON AND INCREASE THE WIND OUT OF THE WEST-NORTHWEST. THE
  FULL SUN AND WIND WILL DRY OUT THE LEAF LITTER AND OTHER FINE
  FUELS EFFICIENTLY. AFTER SUNSET...THE WIND WILL DIMINISH AND
  HUMIDITY WILL RISE.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR RAPID GROWTH AND SPREAD OF
  WILD FIRES AND FOR PRESCRIBED BURNS TO GROW OUT OF CONTROL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CTP (ALL LOWER CASE)




000
WWUS81 KCTP 171839
RFWCTP

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
239 PM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

...RAPID WILDFIRE SPREAD IS POSSIBLE SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

PAZ006-011-012-018-019-025>028-037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063-181500-
/O.NEW.KCTP.FW.A.0001.150418T1600Z-150419T0000Z/
POTTER-CAMERON-NORTHERN CLINTON-NORTHERN CENTRE-SOUTHERN CENTRE-
BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-TIOGA-NORTHERN LYCOMING-SULLIVAN-
SOUTHERN CLINTON-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-
CUMBERLAND-
239 PM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING FOR THE CENTRAL RIDGE AND VALLEY REGION OF
PENNSYLVANIA...AND MUCH OF THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE HAS ISSUED A FIRE
WEATHER WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE CENTRAL AND NORTH-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS...ALONG
  WITH THE MIDDLE AND LOWER SUSQUEHANNA RIVER VALLEY.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SATURDAY MORNING WILL
  INCREASE IN THE AFTERNOON...HELPING TO QUICKLY DRY OUT FINE
  FUELS...SUCH AS LEAF LITTER AND TWIGS.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 24 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...65 TO 70 DEGREES ACROSS NORTHERN
  PENNSYLVANIA...AND BETWEEN 70 AND 75 DEGREES IN CENTRAL AND
  SOUTHERN PENNSYLVANIA.

* IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR RAPID DEVELOPMENT AND
  SPREAD OF WILD FIRES...OR FOR PRESCRIBED BURNS TO GET OUT OF
  CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/CTP (ALL LOWER CASE)

LAMBERT/RADZANOWSKI




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