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Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 9:59 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Areas of smoke late tonight...

Smoke from the west Mims wildfire in the okefenokee National
wildfire Refuge may reduce visibility at times late tonight
especially along and near highways 23 and 94 as well as Highway
301 and other roadways east of the wildfire. The low visibilities
will likely linger into Tuesday morning. The smoke plume is
expected to move east to southeast across parts of South Charlton,
north Baker, Duval, and Nassau counties tonight through Tuesday.

Although the general public may not be affected, people with
heart and lung disease, older adults and children are at greater
risk from smoke particles in the air.


959 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

... Areas of smoke late tonight...

Smoke from the west Mims wildfire in the okefenokee National
wildfire Refuge may reduce visibility at times late tonight
especially along and near highways 23 and 94 as well as Highway
301 and other roadways east of the wildfire. The low visibilities
will likely linger into Tuesday morning. The smoke plume is
expected to move east to southeast across parts of South Charlton,
north Baker, Duval, and Nassau counties tonight through Tuesday.

Although the general public may not be affected, people with
heart and lung disease, older adults and children are at greater
risk from smoke particles in the air.