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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.

&&

VAZ013-250915-
PULASKI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RADFORD...PULASKI
330 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN    
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           80           
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           53           33           38           
MAX/MIN RH %          77           42           87           73           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 10G25      W  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  8         W  5         LGT/VAR      W  3         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.14         0.23         
PRECIP DURATION                                 4            10           
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 PM         CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3210                      3220         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 15                      W 10         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 48150                     32200        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  FAIR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            3            
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  31 FAIR      
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  48 GEN GOOD  14 GEN POOR  32 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            4            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM
RH 63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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