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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
345 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...

A strong cold front will lurch eastward into the western 
Appalachians by early Sunday morning, not fully clearing the 
forecast area until Monday. Front will serve as focus for wet 
weather chances, with best chances for towns along or west of the 
Blue Ridge on Sunday and south/east of the Ridge Sunday night into
Monday. Dry conditions with slightly cooler temps for Tuesday 
before trending wet again through mid to late week.

VAZ017-250915-
Floyd-
Including the city of Floyd
345 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon          

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy        
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers      Showers      
Chance precip (%)     30           90           60           30           
Min/Max Temp          56           65           45           53           
Max/Min RH %          93           70           87           56           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)SW  8G23     SW 10G25     W  6         NW  3        
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) SW 11G28     SW  8G18     NW  5        N  4         
Precip amount         0.01         0.14         0.13         0.06         
Precip duration       1            6            8            2            
Precip begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   1 PM         
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 2760                      4040         
Transport wnd (mph)                SW 28                     NW  9        
Vent rate (mph-ft)                 77280                     36360        
Dispersion(evening)   FAIR                      POOR                      
LAL                   2            1            1            1            
Haines Index          3            3            4            4            
ADI early             17 GEN POOR  42 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR  
ADI late              20 GEN POOR  51 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      22 FAIR      
Max LVORI early       4            4            4            5            
Max LVORI late        4            4            4            3            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
72 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 73 percent. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH
59 percent. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Breezy. Mostly clear. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Northwest
winds 15 to 25 mph.

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