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 Fire Weather Planning Forecast
 National Weather Service Charleston WV
 1034 AM EST Fri Jan 22 2021
 A cold front will reinforce the chilly air in place today. Snow 
 flurries or showers are possible in and near the northern mountains 
 today and tonight, but there is not much if any accumulation 
 expected. Winds will be a bit gusty across the lowlands, but 
 stronger gusts will occur in the mountains, especially across the 
 higher ridges.
 Lows will be in the teens across much of the area tonight, except 
 lower 10s in the northern mountains, where wind chills will drop to 
 the single digits either side of zero overnight tonight.
 High pressure will cross Saturday, with tranquil weather including 
 lots of sunshine by afternoon. Unsettled weather and southerly flow 
 is then anticipated for Sunday into the beginning of the upcoming 
 work week, when warmer air and precipitation overrun the region.
 Including the cities of Clarksburg and Bridgeport
 1034 AM EST Fri Jan 22 2021
                       Today        Tonight      Sat          
 Cloud cover           Pcldy        Pcldy        Mclear       
 Precip type           Flurries     None         None         
 Chance precip (%)     10           0            0            
 Min/Max TEMP          37           18           31           
 Max/Min RH %          55           75           40           
 20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  9 G17                  NW  5        
 20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W 10 G17     W  7         NW  5        
 Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
 Precip duration       0                                      
 Precip begin          1 PM                                   
 Precip end            5 PM                                   
 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5520                      4090         
 Transport wnd (mph)   W 20                      NW 13        
 Vent rate (kt-ft)     115180                    51620        
 Dispersion                         FAIR                      
 LAL                   1            1            1            
 Haines Index          2            2            3            
 ADI early             60 GEN GOOD  25 FAIR      34 FAIR      
 ADI late              58 GEN GOOD  22 FAIR      34 FAIR      
 Max LVORI early       4            3            3            
 Max LVORI late        1            3            3            
 .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Lows around
 19. Highs in the lower 40s. Light winds. 
 .MONDAY...Rain showers, a chance of freezing rain and snow
 showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Light
 .TUESDAY...Rain showers and freezing rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
 Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 
 .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
 lower 40s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. 
 .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow and rain showers.
 Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
 10 to 15 mph.