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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
417 AM EDT Wed Aug 4 2021

.DISCUSSION...
A stationary front will remain positioned along the southeast
Atlantic, and Gulf of Mexico Coastline, for the remainder of this
week. High pressure will be situated from New England into the 
Central Appalachians. Our forecast area will remain primarily
influenced by the area of high pressure, resulting in little or
no rainfall.

VAZ044-042130-
Pittsylvania-
Including the city of Danville
417 AM EDT Wed Aug 4 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Mclear       Mclear       
Precip type           None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          82           60           86           
Max/Min RH %          44           93           40           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)NE  6        E  4         Lgt/Var      
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) NE  7        Lgt/Var      E  3         
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                              
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5060                      5900         
Transport wnd (mph)   NE 14                     E  5         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    69830                     27140        
Dispersion(evening)                POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            4            5            
ADI early             61 GOOD      51 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR  
ADI late              69 GOOD      1 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR  
Max LVORI early       7            4            7            
Max LVORI late        1            7            2            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 43 percent. South winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 54 percent. South winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.
Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.
Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly clear. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the mid 90s.
Minimum RH 44 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

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