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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Albany NY
355 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

CTZ001-013-MAZ001-025-190000-
Northern Litchfield-Southern Litchfield-Northern Berkshire-
Southern Berkshire-
355 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

...ELEVATED RISK OF FIRE SPREAD TODAY ACROSS BERKSHIRE COUNTY IN
WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND FOR LITCHFIELD COUNTY IN NORTHWEST
CONNECTICUT...

There will be an elevated risk of fire growth and spread for
today. Northwest winds at 5 to 10 mph with gusts around 15 mph at
times is expected, along with minimum relative humidity levels of
20 to 30 percent.

$$

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service New York NY
351 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

CTZ005>012-190000-
Northern Fairfield-Northern New Haven-Northern Middlesex-
Northern New London-Southern Fairfield-Southern New Haven-
Southern Middlesex-Southern New London-
351 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

...ELEVATED RISK OF FIRE SPREAD TODAY...

There will be an elevated risk of fire growth and spread for
today. Northwest winds at 10 to 15 mph with gusts around 20 mph
at times is expected, along with minimum relative humidity levels
of 20 to 30 percent.

$$

JE

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
322 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

CTZ002>004-MAZ002>024-026-RIZ001>008-190000-
Hartford CT-Tolland CT-Windham CT-Western Franklin MA-
Eastern Franklin MA-Northern Worcester MA-Central Middlesex MA-
Western Essex MA-Eastern Essex MA-Western Hampshire MA-
Western Hampden MA-Eastern Hampshire MA-Eastern Hampden MA-
Southern Worcester MA-Western Norfolk MA-Southeast Middlesex MA-
Suffolk MA-Eastern Norfolk MA-Northern Bristol MA-
Western Plymouth MA-Eastern Plymouth MA-Southern Bristol MA-
Southern Plymouth MA-Barnstable MA-Dukes MA-Nantucket MA-
Northern Middlesex MA-Northwest Providence RI-
Southeast Providence RI-Western Kent RI-Eastern Kent RI-
Bristol RI-Washington RI-Newport RI-Block Island RI-
Including the cities of Hartford, Windsor Locks, Union, Vernon,
Putnam, Willimantic, Charlemont, Greenfield, Orange, Barre,
Fitchburg, Framingham, Lowell, Lawrence, Gloucester,
Chesterfield, Blandford, Amherst, Northampton, Springfield,
Milford, Worcester, Foxborough, Norwood, Cambridge, Boston,
Quincy, Taunton, Brockton, Plymouth, Fall River, New Bedford,
Mattapoisett, Chatham, Falmouth, Provincetown, Vineyard Haven,
Nantucket, Ayer, Foster, Smithfield, Providence, Coventry,
West Greenwich, East Greenwich, Warwick, West Warwick, Bristol,
Narragansett, Westerly, Newport, and New Shoreham
322 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS TODAY FOR NORTHERN CONNECTICUT,
RHODE ISLAND AND MUCH OF MASSACHUSETTS AWAY FROM THE COAST...

A very dry airmass combined with gusty winds will result in
elevated fire weather concerns today. Northwest winds will gust up
to 25 mph, especially during the morning to early afternoon hours
before gradually diminishing. Minimum relative humidities will
drop to around 20 percent away from the immediate coast.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
0453 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

PAZ106-190853-
Lower Bucks-
0453 AM EDT Wed May 18 2022

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for lower Bucks County in
Pennsylvania.

.DAY ONE...Through tonight.

Minor coastal flooding is possible.

Please go to weather.gov/phi/ehwo for more information on
potential weather hazards.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$

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