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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
943 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE BOTH SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL REMAIN OVER THE EASTERN
UNITED STATES THROUGH MONDAY. THIS WILL ENSURE THAT MAINLY DRY 
WEATHER WILL PREVAIL FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND
WITH TEMPERATURE TRENDING WARMER.  

SOUTHERLY WIND FLOW WILL BEGIN TO BRING MOISTURE INTO THE AREA
DURING THE WEEK...DEWPOINTS TRENDING HIGHER.  THIS INCREASE 
IN HUMIDITY WILL THEN PROMOTE THE DEVELOPMENT OF WIDELY 
SCATTERED AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  

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NCZ006-242115-
CASWELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YANCEYVILLE
943 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           58           85           
MIN/MAX RH %          36           89           40           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  3         S  3         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  6         LGT/VAR      S  7         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5980                      5220         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 13                      S 17         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    77740                     88740        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      39 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              53 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  71 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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