NWS ALERT (2) FLOOD WARNING

Special Weather Statement issued May 14 at 1:37PM CDT by NWS Duluth MN

EffectiveStatusExpires
1:37 PM SAT5:00 AM SUNSee details
NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY AND SUNDAY FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST WISCONSIN
Low relative humidity and breezy winds will lead to near critical fire weather conditions today and Sunday across northwest Wisconsin. Southwest turning westerly winds of 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph are forecast for this afternoon and evening. Minimum relative humidity values of 20 to 30 percent are also expected. Together, these conditions could lead to the rapid spread of fires. On Sunday, westerly winds around 10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph, and relative humidity between 20 and 30 percent will once again lead to near critical fire weather conditions. Check burning restrictions and fire danger before burning. For more information on burning restrictions for Wisconsin, see www.dnr.wi.gov/topic/ForestFire/restrictions.asp.

Issued: 5/14/2022 - 1:37 PM CST
Expires: 5/15/2022 - 5:00 AM CST
Counties: Douglas, Bayfield, Ashland, Iron, Burnett, Washburn, Sawyer, Price
Severity: Moderate
Urgency: Moderate
Certainty: Observed

Active Warnings (2)

Flood Watch #0006
ARX
until 1:00 AM WED (6 days)
Flash Flood Watch #0001
DLH
until 2:00 PM THU (14 hr)