Fire Weather Watch

Issued At: Thursday, 08 Mar 2018, 2:40 PM EST
Expires At: Friday, 09 Mar 2018, 7:00 PM EST

Pinellas-coastal charlotte- 240 pm est thu mar 8 2018 weather watch in effect from friday afternoon through friday evening for high erc values...and critically low humidities... the national weather service in tampa bay area - ruskin fl has issued a fire weather watch, which is in effect from friday afternoon through friday evening. * affected area...pinellas...coastal charlotte. * wind...n and ne at 5 to 9 mph. * humidity...20 to 27 percent. * erc...39 to 42. * impacts...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. outdoor burning is not recommended. 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.