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NWS Hazardous Weather Outlook for Tuesday April 18, 2023

Last Updated on April 18, 2023 8:23 am

Hazardous Weather Outlook

National Weather Service Blacksburg VA

331 AM EDT Tue Apr 18 2023


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331 AM EDT Tue Apr 18 2023

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north central North Carolina

and northwest North Carolina.

.DAY ONE…Today and tonight.

Breezy westerly winds are expected to develop again today, with

gusts between 20 and 30 mph developing by late morning and

continuing through this evening. Additionally, relative humidity

may drop below 25 percent. This dry air mass along with gusty

winds and drying fuels will create increased fire danger.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…Wednesday through Monday.

There is a low probability for widespread hazardous weather.


Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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