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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
309 AM EST Sun Nov 29 2020

.DISCUSSION...
Dry today, then a strong storm system arrives tonight and Monday,
bringing a decent wetting rain to the area. Colder air follows
late Monday into Tuesday, with dry weather midweek.

VAZ024-292115-
Rockbridge-
Including the cities of Lexington and Buena Vista
309 AM EST Sun Nov 29 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Mon          

Cloud cover           Mclear       Cloudy       Mcldy        
Precip type           None         Rain         Showers      
Chance precip (%)     0            100          100          
Min/Max Temp          58           41           60           
Max/Min RH %          43           100          63           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)Lgt/Var      SE  3        SE  7G19     
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) S  4         NE  6        SW  8G20     
Precip amount         0.00         0.90         0.49         
Precip duration                    8            6            
Precip begin                       9 PM         Continuing   
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3090                      4630         
Transport wnd (mph)   S 14                      W 32         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    42640                     149090       
Dispersion(evening)                VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            3            3            
ADI early             20 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  
ADI late              37 FAIR      8 POOR       103 VERY GOOD
Max LVORI early       3            5            7            
Max LVORI late        2            8            4            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs in the upper 30s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds 10 to
15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 44 percent. West winds 10 to
15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 58 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH
61 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

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