Weather Alerts for Woodbury

Issued by the National Weather Service

Red Flag Warning  RED FLAG WARNING   Red Flag Warning
WOODBURY

Areas Affected:
Northern Litchfield - Southern Litchfield
Effective: Thu 4:41 am Updated: Thu 5:10 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu 6:00 pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM EDT
THIS EVENING FOR HIGH WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR MUCH OF EASTERN
NEW YORK AND ADJACENT WESTERN NEW ENGLAND.
* AFFECTED AREA...THE BERKSHIRES...NORTHWEST CONNECTICUT...THE
EASTERN CATSKILLS...MID HUDSON VALLEY...TACONICS...GREATER
CAPITAL REGION... THE MOHAWK VALLEY...AND THE LAKE GEORGE
SARATOGA REGION OF EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK.
* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS 30 TO 45 MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...15 TO 25 PERCENT.
* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON.
* TEMPERATURES...50S TO LOWER 60S.
* IMPACTS...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY.

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