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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
247 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.DISCUSSION...

An upper level disturbance will cross the region from the west 
overnight into Friday with very light precipitation possible in 
spots. High pressure will then build over the eastern part of the 
country and bring us fair weather with a warming trend as we head 
into the weekend. A low pressure system will then move out of the 
lower Mississippi valley late in the weekend resulting in a 
chance of showers for late Sunday into early next week.

NCZ018-150930-
Watauga-
Including the city of Boone
247 PM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat          

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear       MClear       
Precip type           None         None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          23           34           20           44           
Max/Min RH %          87           55           88           41           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)NW  4        W  4         NW 12G31     NW  8G23     
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) W  3         W 11G24      NW 12G30     W  5         
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                                           
Precip begin                                                              
Precip end                                                                
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4290                      3670         
Transport wnd (mph)                W 22                      W 15         
Vent rate (mph-ft)                 94380                     55050        
Dispersion(evening)   POOR                      GOOD                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index          2            2            3            4            
ADI early             7 POOR       25 FAIR      37 FAIR      21 FAIR      
ADI late              3 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR      22 FAIR      
Max LVORI early       4            5            2            4            
Max LVORI late        5            2            3            2            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
76 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH
65 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Northwest
winds 15 to 20 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.

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