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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.

VAZ045-280915-
Campbell-
Including the city of Lynchburg
158 PM EST Sat Nov 27 2021

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon          

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Mclear       Mclear       Mclear       
Precip type           None         None         None         None         
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
Min/Max Temp          32           57           28           49           
Max/Min RH %          72           39           71           28           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)Lgt/Var      SW  5        NW  5        NW  7        
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) Lgt/Var      W  7         NW  5        NW  7        
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration                                                           
Precip begin                                                              
Precip end                                                                
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3320                      4650         
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      NW 17        
Vent rate (mph-ft)                 53450                     80210        
Dispersion(evening)   VERY POOR                 POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            4            5            4            
ADI early             2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      7 POOR       73 GOOD      
ADI late              3 VERY POOR  53 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      60 GEN GOOD  
Max LVORI early       2            3            3            1            
Max LVORI late        3            1            3            1            

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
42 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

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