Serving Fulton, Cass, Pulaski, Marshall, Miami, Wabash, and Kosciusko Counties in Indiana!

Red Flag Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)

Indiana Target Area: Allen, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, White and Whitley Counties.

 

RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ TUESDAY.

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from noon EDT /11 AM CDT/ to 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ Tuesday for strong winds...low relative humidity and dry fine fuels.

*WIND...Southwest 15 to 25 with gusts to 30 mph Tuesday.

*TEMPERATURES...Lower 80s.

*HUMIDITY...20 to 30 percent.

*IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

 

Instructions: Outdoor burning is not recommended. 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.