Severe Weather Alerts - Clyde, NY

  • Red Flag Warning

    Red Flag Warning in effect from 12:00 PM EDT until 7:00 PM EDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM EDT
THIS EVENING FOR WIND AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR ALL OF WESTERN
AND NORTH CENTRAL NEW YORK...

* AFFECTED AREA...ALL OF WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEW YORK.

* TIMING...FROM NOON TODAY THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 80S AWAY FROM THE
IMMEDIATE LAKESHORES.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...25 TO 30 PERCENT AWAY FROM THE IMMEDIATE
LAKESHORES.

* IMPACTS...FOREST AND GRASS FUELS ARE VERY DRY AND THE
COMBINATION OF LOW HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS MAY RESULT IN
DANGEROUS FIRE BEHAVIOR. ANY FIRES THAT DO OCCUR COULD SPREAD
QUICKLY...BURN INTENSELY...AND BE DIFFICULT TO CONTAIN. AS A
REMINDER...A BURN BAN IS IN EFFECT ACROSS ALL OF NEW YORK STATE
THROUGH MID MAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS...LOW RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES...AND DRY FUELS. ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP MAY QUICKLY
GET OUT OF CONTROL AND BECOME DIFFICULT TO CONTAIN.

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Clyde, NY Radar