Bennington Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 3:51 PM EDT on April 23, 2014

...Fire Weather Watch in effect Thursday afternoon for high winds and low relative humidity for southern Vermont...

* affected area...Bennington and Windham counties in southern Vermont.

* Winds...northwest 15 to 25 mph with gusts 30 to 35 mph.

* Relative humidity...as low as 15 to 25 percent.

* Timing...early Thursday afternoon into the late afternoon.

* Temperatures...high temperatures in the 50s.

* Impacts...critical fire weather conditions are possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible red flag warnings.