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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
328 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WITH MORE COLD AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE OHIO VALLEY TODAY...
THEN WEDGE DOWN THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE APPALACHIANS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. 
WARMER AIR STARTS TO RETURN SUNDAY AND MONDAY. AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT
WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR RAIN ALONG WITH A BRIEF WINTRY MIX TO THE AREA 
LATER SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. MORE WET WEATHER IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY
AHEAD OF A MUCH STRONGER COLD FRONT.  

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VAZ059-272130-
CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEYSVILLE
328 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          40           13           31           
MIN/MAX RH %          45           82           47           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  4        LGT/VAR      NE  4        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  5        LGT/VAR      NE  3        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4270                      2690         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     NE  5        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    38430                     13450        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              34 FAIR      7 POOR       15 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY AND A CHANCE
OF SNOW. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. WARMER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
70 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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