Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
916 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

VAZ018>020-022>024-034-035-242200-
CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-BEDFORD-
AMHERST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...
COVINGTON...HOT SPRINGS...ROANOKE...SALEM...FINCASTLE...
LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA...BEDFORD...AMHERST
916 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...VERY DRY CONDITIONS WILL LEAD TO INCREASED FIRE DANGER THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE PAST COUPLE OF DAYS WINDY CONDITIONS HAVE HELPED DRY THINGS
OUT. TODAY...WINDS WILL NOT BE AS GUSTY...BUT THE AIRMASS WILL
STAY VERY DRY WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS FALLING TO 15 TO 20 PERCENT
THIS AFTERNOON. EXPECT WINDS FROM THE WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 10 TO
15 MPH...WITH AN OCCASIONAL GUST TO 20 MPH...ESPECIALLY ALONG THE
RIDGES.

YOU SHOULD AVOID OUTDOOR BURNING THIS AFTERNOON.

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