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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1028 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL PASS TO THE EAST THIS EVENING....BRINGING A THREAT 
SHOWERS AND STORMS UNTIL THE FRONT GOES THROUGH. DRY HIGH PRESSURE 
FOLLOWS THE FRONT LATER TONIGHT WITH MUCH LOWER HUMIDITY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. 

THE NEXT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ON MONDAY THROUGH 
WEDNESDAY. 

&&

VAZ016-310915-
CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...GALAX
1028 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT          

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           84           59           84           
MAX/MIN RH %          91           38           97           42           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  4         N  6         NW  4        NW  3        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         NW  5        NW  3        W  5         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6380                      8020         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 12                      NW 15        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 76560                     120300       
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            5            
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD  32 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              7 POOR       48 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  70 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            3            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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