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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
432 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE REGION WILL BRING FAIR WEATHER AND GUSTY 
NORTHWEST WINDS THIS MORNING. THE WINDS WILL SLACKEN DURING THE AFTERNOON.
FAIR WEATHER AND LIGHT WINDS WILL THEN REMAIN WITH US TONIGHT AND SATURDAY.
THE NEXT CHANCE OF SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL WILL BE ON SUNDAY AS A STRONG WARM
FRONT PUSHES THROUGH THE REGION FROM THE SOUTH. THIS SYSTEM WILL ALSO BRING 
STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY
NIGHT.

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VAZ046-212130-
APPOMATTOX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...APPOMATTOX
432 AM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          41           19           47           
MIN/MAX RH %          28           68           29           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  4        LGT/VAR      S  3         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  3        LGT/VAR      S  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4370                      1960         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     SW 13        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    39330                     25480        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            
ADI EARLY             42 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  23 FAIR      
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  31 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
66 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...SHOWERS...WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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


 

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