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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
712 PM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY SHIFT NORTH ALONG THE COAST OF THE
CAROLINAS AND INTO THE DELMARVA BY THURSDAY. A COOL AND CLOUDIER
SCENARIO WITH SOME RAIN WILL PLAY OUT FOR LATE TONIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY IN THE PIEDMONT WITH LESS RAIN INTO
THE MOUNTAINS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL WORK IN FROM THE NORTHWEST
BEHIND THIS SYSTEM TO BRING A DRIER AND SEASONAL PATTERN FOR THE
WEEKEND.

VAZ059-240915-
CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEYSVILLE
712 PM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            60           60           30           
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           64           55           74           
MAX/MIN RH %          92           77           100          62           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  3        NE  5        NE  9G18     N  7         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  3        NE  8G17     NE  5        N  7         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.19         0.20         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                    3            4            1            
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 PM         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 1810                      2800         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 16                     N  8         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 28960                     22400        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 FAIR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2            3            
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  22 FAIR      25 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  31 FAIR      9 POOR       20 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            8            8            
MAX LVORI LATE        5            4            8            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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


 

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