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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.

Including the cities of Hinton and Hix
932 AM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Mon          

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Pcldy        Mcldy        
Precip type           None         Showers      Showers      
Chance precip (%)     0            30           80           
Min/Max Temp          53           41           63           
Max/Min RH %          45           96           67           
Wnd20ft2min/Early(mph)SE  5G20     SE  7G19     S  5G20      
Wnd20ft2min/Late(mph) SE  9G21     SE  5        W  8G21      
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.19         
Precip duration                    1            7            
Precip begin                       1 AM         Continuing   
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2540                      3670         
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 23                     W 29         
Vent rate (mph-ft)    58420                     105510       
Dispersion(evening)                POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          2            3            3            
ADI early             46 GEN GOOD  14 GEN POOR  34 FAIR      
ADI late              51 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       71 GOOD      
Max LVORI early       4            3            8            
Max LVORI late        1            6            4            


.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of rain
showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs around 40. Minimum RH
44 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain, snow and
freezing rain likely. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
30s. Minimum RH 80 percent. North winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid
20s. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 63 percent. South winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain.
Warmer. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
63 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation below normal.