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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
1043 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...

A strong cold front will slowly approach the Appalachians and 
central mid Atlantic region from the west resulting in an 
increasing threat for showers this weekend. Until the front
crosses the area Sunday, temperatures will remain well above 
normal.

NCZ003-242115-
Surry-
Including the city of Dobson
1043 AM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms        
Chance precip (%)     50           20           70           
Min/Max Temp          73           56           70           
Max/Min RH %          59           99           68           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)Lgt/Var      S  4         SW  7        
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) SW  8G17     S  5         SW  6        
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.16         
Precip duration       2            1            5            
Precip begin          9 AM         Continuing   7 AM         
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM         Continuing   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3490                      3330         
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 25                     SW 22        
Vent rate (mph-ft)    87250                     73260        
Dispersion(evening)                POOR                      
LAL                   2            1            2            
Haines Index          3            3            3            
ADI early             15 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      50 GEN GOOD  
ADI late              61 GOOD      9 POOR       53 GEN GOOD  
Max LVORI early       9            4            6            
Max LVORI late        4            8            3            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
50 percent. East winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs around 60. Minimum RH 41 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
68 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. West winds 10 to
15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Northwest winds
15 to 20 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below normal.  Precipitation near normal.