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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
306 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVERNIGHT WILL SLIDE EAST OF THE MID-ATLANTIC
REGION ON SATURDAY WITH THE FLOW TURNING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
DAY. A SERIES OF UPPER AIR DISTURBANCES OVER THE MIDWEST WILL
TRACK SOUTHEAST AND AFFECT THE AREA SUNDAY AND MONDAY BRINGING
THE POSSIBILY OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE
MOUNTAINS. A COLD FRONT WILL BRING UNUSUALLY COOL AIR FOR 
JULY INTO THE REGION TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

VAZ046-260930-
APPOMATTOX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...APPOMATTOX
306 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40           
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           89           69           90           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          47           95           47           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  3        SW  6        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  4        SW  6        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02         
PRECIP DURATION                                              2            
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM         
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5090                      5770         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 13                     SW 16        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 66170                     92320        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 POOR                      
LAL                   1            2            2            3            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            5            
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  40 FAIR      28 FAIR      23 FAIR      
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  49 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  56 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            10           3            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            5            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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