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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
932 AM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure builds in today with a dry and slightly cooler 
end to the weekend. Our next cold front crosses the region 
Monday bringing with it mountain showers and gusty winds Monday 
afternoon.

Another storm system will bring precipitation to the 
Mid Atlantic states and Carolinas Tuesday and Wednesday.

NCZ001-052115-
Ashe-
Including the city of West Jefferson
932 AM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Mon          

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Pcldy        Mcldy        
Precip type           None         None         Showers      
Chance precip (%)     0            0            60           
Min/Max Temp          50           40           61           
Max/Min RH %          46           100          56           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)SE  6G19     S  6         SW  7G22     
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) SE  7G18     S  7G19      W  9G23      
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.16         
Precip duration                                 3            
Precip begin                                    6 AM         
Precip end                                      Continuing   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2320                      2560         
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 20                     W 25         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    45360                     64770        
Dispersion(evening)                POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          2            3            3            
ADI early             42 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR  40 FAIR      
ADI late              41 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       47 GEN GOOD  
Max LVORI early       4            4            8            
Max LVORI late        3            8            3            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of rain. Lows
in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
East winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely, a
chance of snow, sleet and freezing rain likely. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 30s. Minimum RH 82 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 58 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 68 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows
in the lower 40s. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 72 percent.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

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