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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
427 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE WAS OVER MICHIGAN WITH A COLD FRONT TRAILING INTO THE
MID MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. THIS FRONT WILL MOVE EAST TODAY AND
TONIGHT...AND WILL REACH THE EAST COAST BY MONDAY MORNING. MONDAY
THROUGH THURSDAY...A LARGE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL COVER MUCH OF
THE EASTERN UNITED STATES.

WVZ043-212115-
SUMMERS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HINTON...HIX
427 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           50           0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           50           65           
MIN/MAX RH %          59           98           50           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      W  6         NW  5        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  8         NW  4        NW  7        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.09         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2                         
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM        CONTINUING                
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM                      
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5440                      4850         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 23                      NW 16        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    125120                    77600        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   3            3            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      37 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              53 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       46 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            5            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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