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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.

VAZ035-292115-
Amherst-
Including the city of Amherst
309 AM EST Sun Nov 29 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Mon          

Cloud cover           Mclear       Cloudy       Pcldy        
Precip type           None         Rain         Showers      
Chance precip (%)     0            100          100          
Min/Max Temp          59           42           63           
Max/Min RH %          44           100          65           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  8G24     
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) S  4         NE  7        SW  9G23     
Precip amount         0.00         1.09         0.61         
Precip duration                    8            6            
Precip begin                       9 PM         Continuing   
Precip end                         Continuing   6 PM         
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3140                      4490         
Transport wnd (mph)   S 12                      W 31         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    36110                     139410       
Dispersion(evening)                VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            3            3            
ADI early             14 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  
ADI late              33 FAIR      9 POOR       90 GOOD      
Max LVORI early       4            6            7            
Max LVORI late        2            8            4            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 51 percent. West winds 10 to
15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 40 percent. West winds
10 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs around 50. Minimum RH 60 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 63 percent. West
winds 10 to 15 mph.

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