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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
330 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS EVENING

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT. GUSTY SOUTHWEST 
WINDS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING. WIND WILL DIMINISH 
TONIGHT BEHIND THE COLD FRONT INTO TUESDAY MORNING. HOWEVER...NORTHWEST 
FLOW BEHIND THE FRONT WILL BRING COLDER TEMPERATURES TUESDAY INTO 
WEDNESDAY. A STORM SYSTEM MOVING UP ALONG THE CAROLINA COAST WILL 
BRING THE NEXT ROUND OF PRECIPITATION FOR THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.

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VAZ007-250915-
TAZEWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TAZEWELL
330 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            60           70           
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           49           31           40           
MAX/MIN RH %          79           43           83           64           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 11G33      W  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  9G19      W  5         LGT/VAR      W  4         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.10         0.12         
PRECIP DURATION                                 3            6            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 PM         CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3520                      3680         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  9                      W 12         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 31680                     44160        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  GOOD                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  29 FAIR      
ADI LATE              24 FAIR      36 FAIR      7 POOR       32 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            4            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM
RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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