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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
951 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE WILL LIFT NORTHEAST ALONG THE NEW ENGLAND COAST 
THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. AN UPPER DISTURBANCE WILL DROP SOUTHEAST
THROUGH THE APPALACHIANS BY THIS EVENING. MOUNTAIN SNOW SHOWERS AND 
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD EAST INTO OUR REGION ON WEDNESDAY. 

&&

NCZ005-272115-
ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EDEN
951 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          45           22           45           
MIN/MAX RH %          25           66           26           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        NW  7        NW  5        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7        NW  5        N  3         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3840                      3820         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17                     NW 10        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    65280                     38200        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      78 GOOD      33 FAIR      
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR  42 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            2            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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