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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
431 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...

...Dry weather through the weekend to give way to widespread
rainfall early next week... 

A large area of high pressure will remain over the eastern part
of the U.S. through Friday before slowly sliding eastward off the
coast this weekend. Consequently, dry conditions with sunny,
warm afternoons and clear, cool nights will continue into the
weekend. Early next week a strong cold front will move into the
region as deep upper troughing develops across the eastern U.S.
This pattern change will bring widespread rainfall, possibly as 
much as 2-3 inches in some areas, followed by much cooler
temperatures.

Minimum afternoon relative humidity values will be in the 30 percent
range through Saturday, before a marked increase in relative humidity is
noted early next week. In addition, light and often variable transport
winds along with relative low mixing heights will result in poor
dispersion and ventilation conditions through Saturday.

VAZ020-192130-
Bath-
Including the city of Hot Springs
431 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear        
Precip type           None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          74           43           75           
Max/Min RH %          30           97           36           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)W  3         W  4         Lgt/Var      
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) W  4         NW  3        Lgt/Var      
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                              
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4260                      4810         
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      N  3         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    34080                     14430        
Dispersion(evening)                POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          5            5            4            
ADI early             20 GEN POOR  15 GEN POOR  16 GEN POOR  
ADI late              26 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR  
Max LVORI early       5            3            7            
Max LVORI late        2            5            2            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 41 percent. South winds around
5 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 45 percent. South winds around
5 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 70. Minimum RH
65 percent. South winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 62 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
56 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

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