Washington Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 12:24 PM EDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Enhanced fire danger will be in place through the rest of the
day across northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia...

Sustained winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 35 mph combined with
low relative humidity values less than 30 percent could dry out
fuels and increase fire risk through this evening.

Residents of the area are discouraged from burning this
afternoon... due to the increased potential for fire growth and
spread.


1224 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

... Enhanced fire danger will be in place through the rest of the
day across northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia...

Sustained winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts of 35 mph combined with
low relative humidity values less than 30 percent could dry out
fuels and increase fire risk through this evening.

Residents of the area are discouraged from burning this
afternoon... due to the increased potential for fire growth and
spread.