Published: 11/18/2020 @ 4:47 AM – Updated: 11/18/2020 @ 4:47 AM
Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, De Kalb, Elkhart, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, Lagrange, Miami, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, and Whitley Counties.
Elevated Fire Danger Thursday.
There is an increased risk for grass, field, brush, and ditch fires as well as unmonitored campfires to spread out of control Thursday. On Thursday, an elevated fire danger develops. Minimum relative humidity values will range from 30 to 40 percent. South to southwest winds will be strong, in the 20 to 30 mph range with gusts up to 40 mph.
Instructions: Burning is not advised. NWS suggests if you need to burn that you need to contact your local fire department to inform them of the burning.