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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.

VAZ010-220915-
BLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BLAND
336 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           68           40           69           
MAX/MIN RH %          95           43           98           41           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  8         W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  6         NW  8        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       2                                                   
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                                
PRECIP END            3 AM                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4420                      3900         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NE  5        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 53040                     19500        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  FAIR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   3            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            4            
ADI EARLY             53 GEN GOOD  46 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR      12 POOR      
ADI LATE              29 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            3            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            5            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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