RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The National Weather Service issued a Red Flag Warning for multiple counties in Central and Eastern Virginia Friday.
In a press release officials say, the warning will be in effect from noon until 8 p.m.
This kind of warning takes effect when warm temperatures, very low humidity and stronger winds combine, presenting an increase in fire danger.
In case of a fire, it’s critical to report the fire immediately to 911 to prevent creating a wildfire. For more information, you can visit DOF’s website.