... Red flag warning in effect from 11 am this morning to 8 PM EDT
this evening for gusty winds and low relative humidity for
portions of western and lower southern Maryland... northern Virginia
and the eastern Panhandle of West Virginia...
The National Weather Service in Sterling Virginia has issued a
red flag warning for gusty winds and low relative humidity... which
is in effect from 11 am this morning to 8 PM EDT this evening.
The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.
* Humidity... 20 to 30 percent late this morning through early this
* Winds... northwest 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* Fuel moisture... less than 8 percent.
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 can
contribute to extreme fire behavior.
Stephens City, VA
Updated — 5:15 AM EDT on April 23, 2014
Forecast for Stephens City (22655)
H 59° / L 36°
H 64° / L 45°
H 70° / L 52°
H 70° / L 39°
H 81° / L 34°
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 59F. Windy. Winds from the NW at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.Wednesday Night
Clear. Low of 36F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 20 mph.
Partly cloudy. High of 64F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 15 mph.Thursday Night
Clear in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 45F. Winds less than 5 mph.
Partly cloudy with rain showers, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. High of 70F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.Friday Night
Clear in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 52F. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear. High of 70F. Breezy. Winds from the WNW at 15 to 20 mph.Saturday Night
Clear in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 39F. Winds from the NW at 5 to 15 mph.
Clear. High of 81F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 15 mph.Sunday Night
Clear. Low of 34F. Winds from the North at 5 to 10 mph.