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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
846 PM EDT SUN OCT 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...

THE CENTER OF AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER...AND THEN
EAST OF THE REGION OVERNIGHT. A DEEPENING TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL APPROACH THE AREA ON MONDAY...CROSS THE REGION ON
TUESDAY...AND THEN STALL AND TRANSITION INTO AN UPPER LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM ACROSS THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION BY WEDNESDAY. FOR
OUR REGION THIS SERIES OF EVENTS WILL RESULT IN INCREASED CHANCES
OF SHOWERS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND GUSTY NORTHWEST
WINDS.

&&

VAZ059-200930-
CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEYSVILLE
846 PM EDT SUN OCT 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20           40           
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           66           47           69           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          44           93           52           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            2            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 PM        CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3610                      6120         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 15                      W 16         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 54150                     97920        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4            
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  34 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            9            3            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            5            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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


 

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