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Fire Weather Watch In Effect Saturday…

Good Evening From Chief meteorologist Tony Petrarca.. FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT for areas shaded in pink.  Avoid outdoor burning of yard refuse and discarding of cigarettes outdoors. FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR INTERIOR MASSACHUSETTS…NORTHERN CONNECTICUT AND NORTHWEST RHODE ISLAND… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER WATCH… *WINDS…WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH *TIMING…NOON TO 8 PM SATURDAY. THE STRONGEST WINDS AND LOWEST RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL OCCUR DURING MID TO LATE AFTERNOON. *RELATIVE HUMIDITY…AS LOW AS 23 PERCENT. *TEMPERATURES…MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.…