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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
957 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...

A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL APPROACH THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON AND
BRING AN INCREASED CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS
FRONT WILL STALL OR REMAIN ACROSS THE MID ATLANTIC AND
SOUTHEAST...KEEPING OUR WEATHER UNSETTLED WITH THE THREAT FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE END OF THIS WEEK.

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VAZ020-302115-
BATH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOT SPRINGS
957 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           60           30           
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           60           81           
MIN/MAX RH %          49           96           51           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  5         SW  4        W  4         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  7         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.05         0.03         
PRECIP DURATION       1            3            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8010                      7590         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     W 17         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    144180                    129030       
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   3            4            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  46 GEN GOOD  48 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              62 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  70 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            9            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            8            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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