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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
334 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LOW OVER REGION WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT NORTHEAST TONIGHT. 
A COLD FRONT APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT. 
THE FRONT IS EXPECTED TO STALL JUST NORTH OF THE REGION BY 
WEDNESDAY...THEN LIFT BACK NORTH AS A WARM FRONT LATE IN THE 
WEEK...AS HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST STATES.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ACCOMPANY THE FRONT. 
TEMPERATURES RISE TO AT OR ABOVE NORMAL BY MIDWEEK. 
TUESDAY.

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NCZ004-070915-
STOKES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DANBURY
334 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0            30           
MIN/MAX TEMP          64           91           69           89           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          43           94           46           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  3        LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  4        LGT/VAR      W  4         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.04         
PRECIP DURATION       1                                      1            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   2 PM         
PRECIP END            10 PM                                  6 PM         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5480                      5800         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 12                     W 16         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 65760                     92800        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 VERY POOR                 
LAL                   3            1            1            3            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            5            
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      19 GEN POOR  33 FAIR      31 FAIR      
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  66 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            8            4            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            6            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.


 

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