Fire risks continue to increase across the state. While an increase is usualĀ for this time of year, the southerly winds ahead of an advancing cold front will really push the risk up.

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Oh, and there’s a little bitty chance for severe weather, too…

Here are some NWS graphics concerning the risk…and a reminder

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So many grass fires (almost all) are caused by human activity — and I believe it’s more due to things beyond one person;’s control than it is inattentiveness or malicious action. Conditions like this weekend mean any fire that starts will quickly go out of control and be very difficult to get contained. Please be #firesafe this weekend!