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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
335 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER DISTURBANCES WILL CONTINUE TO WORK ACROSS THE AREA THIS
EVENING IN ADVANCE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT THAT WILL BE
ARRIVING FROM THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. THESE FEATURES MAY
TRIGGER STRONG TO POTENTIALLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS INTO EARLY
TONIGHT. THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION BY EARLY
MONDAY...RESULTING IN COOLER WEATHER INTO THE MIDDLE OF THE WORK
WEEK.

VAZ059-280915-
CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEYSVILLE
335 PM EDT SUN JUL 27 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           87           60           82           
MAX/MIN RH %          87           41           92           43           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        W  8         W  3         N  5         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  8         W 10         LGT/VAR      NE  4        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       2                                                   
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                                
PRECIP END            6 AM                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6820                      6350         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 23                      N  6         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 156860                    38100        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  FAIR                      POOR                      
LAL                   3            2            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4            
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      61 GOOD      76 GOOD      65 GOOD      
ADI LATE              7 POOR       76 GOOD      1 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            3            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            6            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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