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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
343 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.DISCUSSION...

COLD HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD EAST INTO THE REGION FOR TODAY AND
TONIGHT BRINGING DRY WEATHER FOR THE END THE WEEK. THIS HIGH WILL
TRACK SOUTH OF US SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY. A FRONT MOVES ACROSS BY
SUNDAY NIGHT. THE NEXT SIGNIFICANT CHANCE OF WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION
WILL BE ON TUESDAY. 

WILDFIRE CONCERNS SHOULD STAY LOW FOR SEVERAL DAYS.

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VAZ020-062115-
BATH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOT SPRINGS
343 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          28           12           43           
MIN/MAX RH %          41           78           41           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      W  4         W  6G18      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  3        W  5         W  7G19      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3630                      3060         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     W 22         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21780                     67320        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       6 VERY POOR  25 FAIR      
ADI LATE              24 FAIR      7 POOR       56 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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


 

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