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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY WINDS WILL STEADILY SUBSIDE TODAY...AHEAD OF AN CLIPPER 
SYSTEMS THAT WILL MOVE FROM THE UPPER MIDWEST INTO THE OHIO VALLEY 
TODAY...THEN CROSS THE CENTRAL APPALACHIANS TONIGHT AND MONDAY. 
THIS WILL BRING SOME LIGHT PRECIPITATION MAINLY IN THE FORM OF RAIN 
TO MOST LOCATIONS...WITH LIGHT SNOW AT THE VERY HIGHEST ELEVATIONS 
THROUGH MONDAY. COLDER AND BLUSTERY CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR BEHIND 
THIS SYSTEM INTO MIDWEEK.
 
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VAZ047-252115-
BUCKINGHAM-
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            90           90           
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           36           41           
MIN/MAX RH %          49           90           75           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  4         LGT/VAR      N  4         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.09         0.12         
PRECIP DURATION                    5            8            
PRECIP BEGIN                       9 PM         CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2670                      1900         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     NE  9        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21360                     17100        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      8 POOR       13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              32 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  24 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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