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WWUS84 KBMX 291621  
RFWBMX  
 
URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
1121 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2022  
   
..DRY AND BREEZY CONDITIONS EXPECTED ON THURSDAY
 
 
ALZ022-023-030>036-039>044-300000-  
/O.CON.KBMX.FW.W.0003.220929T1700Z-220930T0000Z/  
PICKENS-TUSCALOOSA-SUMTER-GREENE-HALE-PERRY-BIBB-CHILTON-COOSA-  
MARENGO-DALLAS-AUTAUGA-LOWNDES-ELMORE-MONTGOMERY-  
1121 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2022  
 
...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING  
FOR SOUTHERN AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL ALABAMA...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BIRMINGHAM HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG  
WARNING FOR SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTH WESTERN ALABAMA, WHICH IS IN  
EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING. THE FIRE WEATHER  
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.  
 
* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.  
 
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 PERCENT.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF A DRY AIR MASS AND WINDY  
CONDITIONS WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.  
OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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