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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

The National Weather Service in Burlington Vermont announces its 2014 Open Burning Weather Awareness Campaign for Vermont and northern New York. Spring is upon us and people across the North Country begin to think about burning debris. The National Weather Service encourages you to be aware of the risk factors associated with open burning. All this week we will examine different aspects of weather, fuels, and fire that raise awareness to situations that have an impact when doing open burning.

Please use the links below to examine relavant topics related to fire weather that can bring a heightened awareness to the risk factors associated with open burning.

  • Monday - Fire Climatology
  • Tuesday - Fuels and Fire Danger
  • Wednesday - National Weather Service Products and Services
  • Thursday - Critical Fire Weather Patterns
  • Friday - Staying Informed

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    (All photos taken on Vermont fires in 2012 and are courtesy of Brooke Taber, NWS Burlington, Vermont)