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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
951 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE WILL LIFT NORTHEAST ALONG THE NEW ENGLAND COAST 
THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. AN UPPER DISTURBANCE WILL DROP SOUTHEAST
THROUGH THE APPALACHIANS BY THIS EVENING. MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS AND 
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD EAST INTO OUR REGION ON WEDNESDAY. 

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VAZ013-272115-
PULASKI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RADFORD...PULASKI
951 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          33           17           39           
MIN/MAX RH %          40           72           33           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  7G18     NW 11G28     NW  7G18     
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  9G23     NW  9G23     NW  5        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3440                      3040         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 24                     NW 14        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    82560                     42560        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               GOOD                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  73 GOOD      34 FAIR      
ADI LATE              62 GOOD      40 FAIR      40 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            1            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 30. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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