The National Weather Service issued a Red Flag Warning in effect from 8 a.m. this morning until 8 p.m. this evening for Connecticut
A red flag warning means weather conditions are conducive to rapid fire spread possible if ignition occurs.
The Tuesday forecast calls for temperatures in the mid-60s with winds of 10-15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph and relative humidity as low as 20 percent.
A Fire Weather Watch will be in effect through Wednesday evening. A Fire Weather Watch means critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur, according to the NWS.