Hurricane Ian Update - September 27, 2022 430 AM CDT
Click HERE, HERE, and HERE for an update concerning Hurricane Ian and fire weather conditions
Changes from previous update:
No significant changes to the forecast track and intensity from the previous update.
A Red Flag Warning has been posted through 7pm today.
- Hurricane Ian is a major hurricane and will enter the southeastern Gulf of Mexico later this morning
- It is currently forecast to make landfall along the western Florida Peninsula later this week.
- Red Flag Warning for dry, windy conditions making fires easier to ignite, maintain and spread rapidly
- Fire Weather Watch Wednesday for the possibility of continuing conditions supporting fire spread
Confidence: There is normal confidence in the forecast regarding Ian. Moderate confidence in fire weather issues