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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
415 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING FAIR WEATHER AND LIGHT WIND TO THE REGION
TODAY. SUNDAY BECOMES WINDY IN THE MORNING AND WETTING RAIN MOVES 
IN FROM THE SOUTHWEST BY THE AFTERNOON...AND CONTINUES THROUGH SUNDAY
NIGHT. WARM AND BREEZY BUT GENERALLY DRY FOR MONDAY...BEFORE A COLD 
FRONT MOVES THROUGH TUESDAY...RETURNING TEMPERATURES TO BELOW NORMAL 
FOR THE REST OF NEXT WEEK.

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VAZ033-222115-
FRANKLIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKY MOUNT
415 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           29           51           
MIN/MAX RH %          28           90           66           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        S  3         LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         SW  3        SE  5        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.16         
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2120                      1730         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 13                     E 15         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    27560                     25950        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3            
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      8 POOR       5 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE              31 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
64 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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


 

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