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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
342 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK WEDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE MID ATLANTIC COAST WILL
CONTINUE TO EXTEND INLAND ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND THE HIGH WILL COMBINE WITH DEEP
MOISTURE LIFTING NORTH WITH A RESIDUAL FRONTAL BOUNDARY TO PRODUCE
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS INTO TUESDAY EVENING. A
STRONGER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST
WEDNESDAY...AND PUSH THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY...RESULTING IN MORE
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND STORMS.

NCZ020-220915-
YADKIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...YADKINVILLE
342 PM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           50           60           40           
MIN/MAX TEMP          68           86           69           87           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          60           100          55           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SE  4        LGT/VAR      SW  3        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.18         0.07         0.12         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            5            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4420                      4500         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  8                     W  7         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 35360                     31500        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 VERY POOR                 
LAL                   3            3            3            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  11 POOR      
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  24 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  32 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            10           6            9            
MAX LVORI LATE        10           3            8            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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