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9:03 AM EDT on March 31, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 935 ft 37.33 °N, 79.20 °W | Updated 9 minutes ago

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METAR KLYH 311254Z 19008KT 10SM CLR 09/M01 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP151 T00891011

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Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Dew Point 30 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 10.30 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KLYH 311254Z 19008KT 10SM CLR 09/M01 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP151 T00891011

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Fire Weather Warning
Statement as of 3:45 AM EDT on March 31, 2015

... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 6 PM EDT
this evening for gusty winds and dry conditions for portions of
the Shenandoah Valley and the Alleghany Highlands...

The National Weather Service in Blacksburg has issued a red flag
warning for gusty winds and dry conditions... which is in effect
from 11 am this morning to 6 PM EDT this evening.

* Affected area... in Virginia... fire weather zone 018 Craig...
fire weather zone 019 Alleghany VA... fire weather zone 020
Bath... fire weather zone 022 Roanoke... fire weather zone 023
Botetourt... fire weather zone 024 Rockbridge... fire weather
zone 034 Bedford and fire weather zone 035 Amherst.

* Winds... southwest 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* Timing... from 11 am this morning to 6 PM EDT this evening.

* Relative humidity... as low as 22 percent.

* Temperatures... in the lower 60s.

* Impacts... the combination of gusty winds... low relative humidity
and low fuel moisture may enhance the threat for the spread of
wildfires late this morning through this afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are either occurring now... or will shortly. A combination of
strong winds... low relative humidity... and warm temperatures will
create explosive fire growth potential.