Published: 04/27/2020 @ 03:23 PM – Updated: 04/27/2020 @ 03:23 PM
Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, White, and Whitley Counties.
INCREASED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON.
Low relative humidity of 20 to 30 percent combined with gusty southwest winds and low fuel moisture this afternoon will lead to an increased fire danger across the area. Outdoor burning is ill-advised as fires occurring in these conditions can spread very quickly and become uncontrollable.