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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
336 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT EXITS THE AREA TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY COOLER AND DRIER
CONDITIONS FOR MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...AS HIGH PRESSURE WEDGES
SOUTHWEST INTO THE REGION FROM NEW ENGLAND.

NCZ006-220915-
CASWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YANCEYVILLE
336 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           78           48           74           
MAX/MIN RH %          84           37           82           37           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  5         NW  5        LGT/VAR      NE  4        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  4         NW  6        N  4         NE  4        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       1                                                   
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                                
PRECIP END            1 AM                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4990                      4400         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  9                     NE  8        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 44910                     35200        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            3            
ADI EARLY             42 GEN GOOD  50 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR      40 FAIR      
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  39 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            4            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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