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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY WINDS WILL STEADILY SUBSIDE TODAY...AHEAD OF AN CLIPPER 
SYSTEMS THAT WILL MOVE FROM THE UPPER MIDWEST INTO THE OHIO VALLEY 
TODAY...THEN CROSS THE CENTRAL APPALACHIANS TONIGHT AND MONDAY. 
THIS WILL BRING SOME LIGHT PRECIPITATION MAINLY IN THE FORM OF RAIN 
TO MOST LOCATIONS...WITH LIGHT SNOW AT THE VERY HIGHEST ELEVATIONS 
THROUGH MONDAY. COLDER AND BLUSTERY CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR BEHIND 
THIS SYSTEM INTO MIDWEEK.
 
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WVZ043-252115-
SUMMERS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HINTON...HIX
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN    
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            90           80           
MAX/MIN TEMP          47           33           39           
MIN/MAX RH %          57           95           79           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  4        S  5         LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         S  3         NW  4        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.16         0.14         
PRECIP DURATION                    8            10           
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3840                      3520         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     NW 16        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    46080                     56320        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      11 POOR      31 FAIR      
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      12 POOR      37 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            6            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS
IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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