National Weather Service Has Issued A Red Flag Warning for Bennington Co.


The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for May 04 at 10:23AM EDT until May 04 at 8:00PM EDT for Bennington and Windham Counties.

The National Weather Service In Albany Has Issued A Red Flag warning For Southern Vermont Which Is In Effect Until 8 PM Edtthis Evening.* Affected Area…Fire Weather Zone 013 Bennington…Fireweather Zone 014 Western Windham And Fire Weather Zone 015Eastern Windham.* Winds…Southwest 10 To 15 Mph With Gusts Up To 30 Mph.* Timing…12 PM This Afternoon To 8 PM This Evening.* Relative Humidity…As Low As 25 Percent.* Temperatures…In The 70S.* Impacts…Fires May Spread Rapidly And Uncontrollably.

A Red Flag Warning Means That Dangerous Fire Weather Conditionsare Expected Due To The Combination Of Gusty Winds…Low Relativehumidities…And Dry Fuels. Any Fires That Develop May Quicklyget Out Of Control And Become Difficult To Contain.