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Bristol, Warren Under Red Flag Fire Warning

The warning is in effect from noon to 8pm on Tuesday.

Bristol, Warren Under Red Flag Fire Warning

According to the National Weather Service, Bristol and Warren are under a "Red Flag" warning for today.

A Red Flag Warning will be in effect today from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Bristol and Warren as well as the rest of Massachusetts except Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, all of mainland Rhode Island, northern Connecticut and southern New Hampshire.

"A mild and generally dry air mass continues to promote favorable conditions for fire spread," the NWS' website states. 

The daytime weather is expected to be sunny with a high near 80 and a west wind traveling from 8 mph to 13 mph, according to the NWS. At night, it should be partly cloudy with a low near 41. The north wind could reach 15 mph, with gusts moving up to 25 mph.

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