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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.

VAZ011-220915-
GILES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PEARISBURG
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          48           67           39           69           
MAX/MIN RH %          96           43           98           40           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  7         W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  5        NW  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       2                                                   
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                                
PRECIP END            3 AM                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4780                      4270         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 14                     NE  3        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 66920                     12810        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   2            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            4            
ADI EARLY             57 GEN GOOD  51 GEN GOOD  32 FAIR      13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            6            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 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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