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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
406 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH OF THE REGION THIS MORNING. BEHIND THE
FRONT...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY WITH A VERY MILD
AFTERNOON IN STORE. A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH LATER TONIGHT INTO 
TUESDAY...BRINGING A GRADUAL RETURN OF COLDER AIR OVER THE NEXT FEW
DAYS. A STORM SYSTEM MOVING NORTHEAST ALONG THE CAROLINA COAST LOOKS 
TO BRING THE NEXT ROUND OF SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION FOR THE MIDDLE 
OF THE WEEK.

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VAZ043-242130-
HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARTINSVILLE
406 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           43           58           
MIN/MAX RH %          47           75           38           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW 10G19     SW  8G18     W  3         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 13G23     W  4         NW  3        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4450                      3070         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 35                     NW  8        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    155750                    24560        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               FAIR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            
ADI EARLY             49 GEN GOOD  20 GEN POOR  27 FAIR      
ADI LATE              96 GOOD      5 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 83 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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