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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
243 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure will build into the area tonight bringing a return
of gusty northwest winds and drier air. The high should remain
over the region through much of the weekend resulting in dry
weather including a warming trend into Sunday. Moisture returns 
by Sunday night as a weak disturbance slides northeast toward the 
area, followed by spotty mainly mountain showers into early next 
week.

VAZ034-160915-
Bedford-
Including the city of Bedford
243 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun          

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear       PCldy        
Precip type           None         None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          23           50           27           53           
Max/Min RH %          79           33           80           41           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)W  7G24      W  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) W  6G21      W  6         Lgt/Var      S  3         
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                                           
Precip begin                                                              
Precip end                                                                
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3250                      2120         
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      SW 13        
Vent rate (mph-ft)                 52000                     27560        
Dispersion(evening)   FAIR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index          3            4            4            4            
ADI early             15 GEN POOR  57 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       5 VERY POOR  
ADI late              12 POOR      52 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR      
Max LVORI early       2            4            3            4            
Max LVORI late        3            1            4            2            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
57 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 28 percent. West winds
15 to 20 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

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