Cheshire Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 3:43 AM EDT Oct. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Dry conditions create danger of wildfires...

Dry air will move into New England today behind this morning's
cold front. By this afternoon, the relative humidity will fall to
between 25 and 35 percent. This dry air will combine with moderate
winds and a lack of recent rainfall to create conditions
favorable for rapid fire growth. Residents and visitors should
take extra precautions to prevent wildfires today.