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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for SW VA...SE WV and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
932 AM EST Sun Dec 5 2021


High pressure builds in today with a dry and slightly cooler 
end to the weekend. Our next cold front crosses the region 
Monday bringing with it mountain showers and gusty winds Monday 

Another storm system will bring precipitation to the 
Mid Atlantic states and Carolinas Tuesday and Wednesday.

932 AM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Mon          

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Pcldy        Pcldy        
Precip type           None         None         Showers      
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           
Min/Max Temp          53           41           70           
Max/Min RH %          35           98           55           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  8G21     
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) E  3         Lgt/Var      SW 11G23     
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.02         
Precip duration                                 1            
Precip begin                                    8 AM         
Precip end                                      6 PM         
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2040                      2400         
Transport wnd (mph)   E 12                      SW 33        
Vent rate (mph-ft)    23460                     80040        
Dispersion(evening)                VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          3            2            3            
ADI early             12 POOR      4 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD  
ADI late              26 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  73 GOOD      
Max LVORI early       4            3            9            
Max LVORI late        2            6            3            


.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 36 percent. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows
around 30. Highs around 40. Minimum RH 80 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid
20s. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
20s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain.
Warmer. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH
69 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation below normal.