High Fire Danger In Most Parts of West Virginia This afternoon and Evening Here is a fire danger statement issued in coordination with the West Virginia Division of Forestry A combination of dry and windy conditions will create an elevated risk of fire sp
By Raleigh County Firefighter's Association
March 6, 2023

Minimum relative humidity values are forecast to drop to between 30 and 35
percent, with sustained southwest winds of 10 to 15 mph, and gusts of 20 to 25 mph.
Residents are urged to exercise caution if handling any potential ignition sources, such as machinery, cigarettes, or matches. If dry grasses and tree litter begin to burn, the fire will have the potential to spread rapidly.
West Virginia law prohibits burning in the spring from 7AM to 5PM...March Ist through May 31st.