EXAMPLE PRODUCT


WAKEFIELD AREA ZONE FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

VAZ048-049-061>064-069-190400-
CAROLINE-CUMBERLAND-FLUVANNA-GOOCHLAND-HANOVER-LOUISA-POWHATAN-
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

.TONIGHT...WINDY CONDITIONS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
MOSTLY CLEAR. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY DIMINISHING TO 10 MPH
OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH AND GUSTY...BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
POSSIBLY AN EVENING THUNDERSTORM. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOLER. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF A
MORNING SHOWER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.    

.EXTENDED FORECAST...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...VARIABLE CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.

$$

MDZ021>023-VAZ072>078-085-190400-
DORCHESTER-ESSEX-KING AND QUEEN-KING WILLIAM-LANCASTER-MIDDLESEX-
NORTHUMBERLAND-RICHMOND-SOMERSET-WESTMORELAND-WICOMICO-
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

.TONIGHT...WINDY CONDITIONS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
MOSTLY CLEAR. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY DIMINISHING TO 10
MPH OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH AND GUSTY...BECOMING NORTH LATE. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
POSSIBLY AN EVENING THUNDERSTORM. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOLER. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF A
MORNING SHOWER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...VARIABLE CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S.

$$

VAZ060-065>068-070-071-079>083-087>090-092-093-096-190400-
AMELIA-BRUNSWICK-CHARLES CITY-
CHESTERFIELD INCLUDING COLONIAL HEIGHTS-DINWIDDIE-
GREENSVILLE INCLUDING EMPORIA-HENRICO INCLUDING THE CITY OF RICHMOND-
ISLE OF WIGHT-JAMES CITY COUNTY INCLUDING WILLIAMSBURG-LUNENBURG-
MECKLENBURG-NEW KENT-NOTTOWAY-PRINCE EDWARD-
PRINCE GEORGE INCLUDING PETERSBURG & HOPEWELL-
SOUTHAMPTON INCLUDING FRANKLIN-SUFFOLK-SURRY-SUSSEX-   
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

.TONIGHT...WINDY CONDITIONS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TOWARD EVENING. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY...BECOMING WEST LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOLER. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF A
SHOWER. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...VARIABLE CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S.

$$                        

VAZ084-086-091-094-095-097-098-190400-
CHESAPEAKE-GLOUCESTER-MATHEWS-NEWPORT NEWS/HAMPTON-
NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-VIRGINIA BEACH-YORK INCLUDING POQUOSON CITY-
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

.TONIGHT...WINDY CONDITIONS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20
TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY DIMINISHING TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TOWARD EVENING. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY...BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
POSSIBLY AN EVENING THUNDERSTORM. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOLER. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF A
SHOWER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 70S.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...VARIABLE CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.        
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S.

$$

NCZ012>017-030>032-190400-
BERTIE-CAMDEN-CHOWAN-GATES-HERTFORD-MAINLAND CURRITUCK-
NORTHAMPTON NC-PASQUOTANK INCLUDING ELIZABETH CITY-PERQUIMANS-
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

.TONIGHT...WINDY CONDITIONS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY DIMINISHING TO 15 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOLER. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS...POSSIBLY A THUNDERSTORM. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...VARIABLE CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 70S.

$$

MDZ024-025-VAZ099-100-190400-
ACCOMACK-MARYLAND BEACHES INCLUDING OCEAN CITY-NORTHAMPTON-WORCESTER-
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

.TONIGHT...WINDY CONDITIONS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
MOSTLY CLEAR. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY OVERNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY DIMINISHING TO 15 MPH
OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S...EXCEPT LOWER TO
MID 70S AT THE BEACH. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH AND GUSTY...
BECOMING NORTHEAST LATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...
POSSIBLY AN EVENING THUNDERSTORM. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOLER. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF A     
MORNING SHOWER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...VARIABLE CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS NEAR 70.

$$

NCZ102-190400-
OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-
326 PM EDT THU MAY 18 2000

.TONIGHT...WINDY CONDITIONS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 MPH AND
GUSTY DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 MPH OVERNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY AND BREEZY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOLER. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF       
SHOWERS...POSSIBLY A THUNDERSTORM. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.

.EXTENDED FORECAST...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 60.
.SUNDAY AND MONDAY...VARIABLE CLOUDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.

$$

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Product Headers:
FPUS51 KAKQ
WBCZFPAKQ


Issuance Times:
Four scheduled issuances per day (by 4:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 4:30 PM, 10:30 PM) as well as unscheduled issuances as needed.

Additional Info:
The Public Zone Forecast is the most publicly visible product issued by the NWS. It includes a five day forecast for each county or city in the Wakefield CWA. All watches and long-fuse warnings are headlined in this product. Each issuance is normally preceeded by an Area Forecast Discussion issuance.