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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
703 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL STAY DRAPED IN OUR REGION FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS. THIS WILL KEEP A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE FORECAST 
INTO THE WEEKEND. THEREFORE...FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL STAY LOW. 

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VAZ007-020930-
TAZEWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TAZEWELL
703 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           70           70           70           
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           75           61           77           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          73           98           65           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  6        SW  4        W  5         LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  4         SW  4        LGT/VAR      SW  6        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.51         0.50         0.34         0.27         
PRECIP DURATION       4            7            6            8            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5140                      5160         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 13                      SW 10        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 66820                     51600        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      POOR                      
LAL                   2            3            4            4            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             23 FAIR      9 POOR       33 FAIR      34 FAIR      
ADI LATE              9 POOR       33 FAIR      9 POOR       42 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            8            5            8            
MAX LVORI LATE        6            4            7            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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