The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Red Flag Warning for Saturday, March 26, 2022 till 8 PM for Southern South Carolina and Southeast Georgia, including Bulloch County.

This warning includes conditions for high probability of forest and woods fires due to high wind and low relative humidity.

They advise NO OUTDOOR BURNING TODAY.

* WINDS…West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY…As low as 17 to 22 percent.

* IMPACTS…Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

The public should postpone outdoor burning during this period. For more information on proper outdoor burning and to get a burn permit go to the Georgia Forestry Commission website.

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