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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
336 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT EXITS THE AREA TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY COOLER AND DRIER
CONDITIONS FOR MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...AS HIGH PRESSURE WEDGES
SOUTHWEST INTO THE REGION FROM NEW ENGLAND.

VAZ032-220915-
PATRICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STUART
336 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           75           44           71           
MAX/MIN RH %          86           39           92           40           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  4         NW  4        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  3        NW  5        N  3         LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       1                                                   
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                                
PRECIP END            1 AM                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5210                      4270         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  9                      NE  6        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 46890                     25620        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   2            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            2            
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      54 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      35 FAIR      
ADI LATE              9 POOR       49 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            4            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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


 

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