Barnstable Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Special Statement
Statement as of 3:30 AM EDT on May 23, 2015

... Elevated fire weather risk today...

Conditions are favorable for an elevated fire spread potential
across much of southern New England today.

This is due to a lack of significant rainfall over the past
several days... relative humidity between 10 and 20 percent this
afternoon... and west to northwest winds gusting to 25 mph at
times.