Southern Baltimore Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 4:35 AM EDT on April 24, 2014

...Red flag warning remains in effect from 10 am this morning to 6 PM EDT this evening for breezy and dry conditions for northeastern Maryland...

* humidity...15 to 25 percent late this morning and afternoon.

* Winds...northwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

* Fuel moisture...less than 8 percent.

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 can contribute to extreme fire behavior.