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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
950 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE AREA WILL KEEP A HOT AND HUMID AIRMASS
IN PLACE THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL
CROSS THE REGION LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY...BRINGING BETTER
CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND STORMS IN ADVANCE OF IT LATE FRIDAY INTO
FRIDAY NIGHT. DRIER AND COOLER AIR WILL WORK ITS WAY INTO THE AREA
FOR THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEKEND INTO THE START OF NEXT WEEK.
&&

NCZ006-032115-
CASWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...YANCEYVILLE
950 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           40           
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           68           93           
MIN/MAX RH %          42           99           46           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  3        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05         
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         9 AM         
PRECIP END                         1 AM         CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6400                      7910         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     NE  8        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    32000                     63280        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   2            2            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  19 GEN POOR  12 POOR      
ADI LATE              31 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  29 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            9            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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