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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
415 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING FAIR WEATHER AND LIGHT WIND TO THE REGION
TODAY. SUNDAY BECOMES WINDY IN THE MORNING AND WETTING RAIN MOVES 
IN FROM THE SOUTHWEST BY THE AFTERNOON...AND CONTINUES THROUGH SUNDAY
NIGHT. WARM AND BREEZY BUT GENERALLY DRY FOR MONDAY...BEFORE A COLD 
FRONT MOVES THROUGH TUESDAY...RETURNING TEMPERATURES TO BELOW NORMAL 
FOR THE REST OF NEXT WEEK.

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VAZ009-222115-
SMYTH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARION
415 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           33           53           
MIN/MAX RH %          36           86           63           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  4         SE  3        SE  5G18     
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         SE  5        SE 12G30     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.17         
PRECIP DURATION                                 3            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2880                      2480         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      SE 29        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    23040                     71920        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3            
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  3 VERY POOR  23 FAIR      
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            2            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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


 

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