Local Weather Alert

Special Weather Statement for Southern Nassau, NY

Issued by The National Weather Service
New York City, NY

Mon, Mar 5, 2012, 10:00 AM EST


A DRIER AIRMASS SETTLES OVER THE NORTHEAST TODAY... LEADING TO RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING INTO THE LOWER 20S. A STEADY NORTHWESTERLY WIND MAY ALSO PRODUCE WIND GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH. THESE... COMBINED WITH DRYING FINE FUELS... MAY LEAD TO AN INCREASED FIRE THREAT TODAY.

PLEASE USE CAUTION TODAY WITH ANY IGNITION AS A FIRE MAY GROW AND SPREAD RAPIDLY UNDER THESE CONDITIONS.