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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
507 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL AGAIN TODAY. THIS WILL ENSURE DRY
WEATHER FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND WITH TEMPERATURES
TRENDING HIGHER. DEEPER MOISTURE WILL RETURN TO THE AREA BY
TUESDAY...WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING TUESDAY...
BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD ACROSS THE REGION WEDNESDAY.

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VAZ058-252115-
HALIFAX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH BOSTON
507 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20           
MAX/MIN TEMP          85           63           86           
MIN/MAX RH %          37           89           48           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  4        S  4         S  5         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  7         S  3         S  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                 0            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    4 PM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5000                      5180         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 14                      S 16         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    70000                     82880        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            2            
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      55 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR      
ADI LATE              57 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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