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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
406 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH OF THE REGION THIS MORNING. BEHIND THE
FRONT...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY WITH A VERY MILD
AFTERNOON IN STORE. A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH LATER TONIGHT INTO 
TUESDAY...BRINGING A GRADUAL RETURN OF COLDER AIR OVER THE NEXT FEW
DAYS. A STORM SYSTEM MOVING NORTHEAST ALONG THE CAROLINA COAST LOOKS 
TO BRING THE NEXT ROUND OF SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION FOR THE MIDDLE 
OF THE WEEK.

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VAZ011-242130-
GILES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PEARISBURG
406 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           37           52           
MIN/MAX RH %          42           75           41           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 11G23      W 10G21      W  8         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 14G27     W  8         W  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6670                      3980         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 35                     W 15         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    233450                    59700        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               FAIR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             83 GOOD      25 FAIR      63 GOOD      
ADI LATE              108 VERY GOOD14 GEN POOR  52 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
AND RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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