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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
409 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...

...Dry weather expected to continue through the weekend...

High pressure will remain over the region into the weekend with
no rain expected until a strong cold front arrives early next week.
Minimum relative humidity values during the afternoon today and
Thursday will fall into the 25 to 35 percent range across the 
forecast area. A few spots may see minimum relative humidity values
fall into the 20 to 25 percent range this afternoon and again
Thursday afternoon. Transport winds will be light and mostly southeast
today, then become southwest to west and increase slightly for Thursday.
Consequently, smoke dispersion will be poor.

WVZ508-182130-
Western Greenbrier-
Including the cities of Quinwood, Duo, and Rainelle
409 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       Clear        
Precip type           None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          66           39           67           
Max/Min RH %          30           80           34           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)Lgt/Var      SE  3        SW  3        
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) S  4         S  3         W  5         
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                              
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4240                      3290         
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 10                     W  8         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    42400                     26320        
Dispersion(evening)                VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          5            5            5            
ADI early             6 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      16 GEN POOR  
ADI late              32 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR  
Max LVORI early       5            3            4            
Max LVORI late        2            4            2            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs
in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 42 percent. South winds around
5 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 45 percent. South winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum
RH 62 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely.
Lows around 50. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 58 percent. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

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