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Red Flag Warning issued for Monday in most Big Bend counties

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Posted at 9:15 AM, May 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-11 09:25:05-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for most Big Bend counties due to favorable weather conditions for rapidly spreading fires.

The Red Flag Warning will be in effect Monday from 2-8 p.m.

The warning has been issued for all counties in the Big Bend except for Taylor County.

Meteorologists say the warning means that if any fires develop, weather conditions are favorable to allow them to quickly spread.