NWS issues “Red Flag Warning” for most of the state

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Published: Sep. 27, 2022 at 4:41 PM CDT
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DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) - The National Weather Service of Tallahassee has issued a “Red Flag Warning” which went into effect around 3pm Tuesday afternoon lasting until 7pm Tuesday. The Red Flag Warning will continue into Wednesday starting at noon and lasting until 8pm.

What is a Red Flag Warning?

A Red Flag Warning is issued when there are conditions favorable for rapid fire growth if one was started. Low dew points (moisture in the air) along with strong wind gusts.

What you need to know:

  • Outdoor burning is not recommended and may be hard to tame if started
  • Drier air and gusty winds can be expected

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