NOTICE: Fire weather watch issued for Saline County
The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon.
Expect winds to increase to near and above 15 mph from the south during the late morning and through the afternoon hours. There will also be gusts over 20 to 25 mph, especially across the north and northwestern counties.
Relative humidity values area wide look to drop below 30 percent with some locations possibly dropping to around or just below 20 percent during the afternoon hours.
Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
A Fire Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur.