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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
158 PM EST Sat Nov 27 2021

.DISCUSSION...
Moisture increases slightly tonight ahead of a cold front, which 
crosses the area on Sunday with little to no precipitation. Monday
may have the potential for critical fire weather conditions due 
to low humidity values, gusty northwest wind and multiple days 
without precipitation. The main area of concern will be east of 
the Blue Ridge. Temperatures Monday will range from the low to 
upper 40s in the area of concern. RH values increase slightly 
Tuesday, but we will still see them bottom out in the 30-35% 
range.

NCZ018-280915-
Watauga-
Including the city of Boone
158 PM EST Sat Nov 27 2021

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon          

Cloud cover           Mclear       Pcldy        Pcldy        Mclear       
Precip type           None         None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          32           48           20           40           
Max/Min RH %          68           48           83           32           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)W  4         NW  7G23     NW 10G26     NW  8G25     
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) NW  7G21     NW  8G22     NW 11G27     NW  6        
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                                           
Precip begin                                                              
Precip end                                                                
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 2770                      3470         
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 22                     NW 14        
Vent rate (mph-ft)                 60520                     47890        
Dispersion(evening)   POOR                      FAIR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            3            2            3            
ADI early             5 VERY POOR  33 FAIR      33 FAIR      60 GEN GOOD  
ADI late              12 POOR      47 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD  
Max LVORI early       2            2            3            2            
Max LVORI late        2            1            3            2            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.
Highs around 50. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 57 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 57 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 53 percent.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.

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