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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
344 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure will be over the area through the weekend. Low 
pressure will approach from the southwest Monday and slowly 
track northeast to the Virginia coast by Wednesday. This will 
bring widespread rain and below normal temperatures to the Mid 
Atlantic region the first half of next week.

Saturday will be a dry day with humidity minimums slightly higher
(25 to 35 percent range) compared to Friday. With high pressure
overhead, winds will be light and variable resulting in weak smoke
transport.

VAZ016-212115-
Carroll-
Including the city of Galax
344 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       PCldy        
Precip type           None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          63           40           61           
Max/Min RH %          28           85           45           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  3         
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) S  3         Lgt/Var      S  6         
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                              
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4440                      5050         
Transport wnd (mph)   S  6                      S 13         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    26640                     65650        
Dispersion(evening)                VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          3            2            3            
ADI early             26 FAIR      24 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD  
ADI late              28 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD  
Max LVORI early       3            2            4            
Max LVORI late        2            3            1            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 71 percent. East
winds 15 to 20 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the lower 50s. Minimum RH 84 percent. East winds 15 to 20 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
66 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 54 percent.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
53 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

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