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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
422 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE TO SETTLE OVERHEAD TODAY...WITH A BACK DOOR
FRONT SHIFTING SOUTH INTO THE REGION WEDNESDAY. LITTLE MOISTURE
EXPECTED WITH THIS FEATURE. A STRONGER FRONT ARRIVES FRIDAY WITH
THE NEXT THREAT OF RAIN. BREEZY AND COOLER WEATHER FOLLOWS SATURDAY.

VAZ032-302115-
PATRICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STUART
422 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           53           79           
MIN/MAX RH %          50           96           49           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6190                      7250         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      SW  6        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    37140                     43500        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  23 FAIR      11 POOR      
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY
DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
74 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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


 

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