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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
350 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.DISCUSSION...

GENERALLY FAIR WEATHER AND A WARMING TREND WITH NO WETTING RAIN 
EXPECTED UNTIL TUESDAY. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SATURDAY 
NIGHT AND BRING A ROUND OF GUSTY WEST WIND TO THE REGION SATURDAY 
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. MELTING SNOW COVER AND RECENT PRECIPITATION 
WILL KEEP FUEL MOISTURES HIGH FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

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VAZ046-070930-
APPOMATTOX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...APPOMATTOX
350 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          17           52           31           55           
MAX/MIN RH %          84           26           100          77           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SW  3        SW  5        SW  4        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  7        SW  4        W  5         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3570                      3820         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 21                     W 13         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 74970                     49660        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            4            
ADI EARLY             4 VERY POOR  25 FAIR      8 POOR       23 FAIR      
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  65 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            4            9            9            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            9            5            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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