Letcher Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 4:09 PM EDT on April 20, 2014

...Enhanced fire danger through this evening...

An enhanced fire danger will exist into the evening...with relative humidity as low as 12 to 22 percent. Winds will be light and variable...with sustained winds of just 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.

Do not discard cigarette Butts when driving...or in or around wooded or grassy areas.

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