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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
353 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.DISCUSSION...
...FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL BE MINIMAL THROUGH THE WEEKEND...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY SHIFT EASTWARD FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TO
OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST BY LATE MONDAY...PROVIDING COOLER TEMPERATURES.
WARMER WEATHER RETURNS FOR MONDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THROUGH 
THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.

VAZ044-150915-
PITTSYLVANIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DANVILLE
353 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30           0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           80           60           81           
MAX/MIN RH %          99           53           98           46           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  3        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  4         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                 2                         
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM                      
PRECIP END                                      6 AM                      
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4450                      4650         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     N  9         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 31150                     41850        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4            
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  12 POOR      7 POOR       18 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            6            8            
MAX LVORI LATE        7            3            7            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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


 

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