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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
832 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE OHIO VALLEY WILL BRING
DRIER AIR INTO THE AREA OVERNIGHT. THIS HIGH WILL 
CONTROL OUR WEATHER INTO THE WEEKEND. NEXT WEATHER MAKER
ARRIVES FROM OUR SOUTH MONDAY OR TUESDAY NEXT WEEK
WILL BRING MAINLY RAIN BUT COULD START AS A WINTRY MIX.

WILDFIRE CONCERNS SHOULD STAY LOW FOR SEVERAL DAYS.


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VAZ013-060930-
PULASKI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RADFORD...PULASKI
832 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          8            32           20           47           
MAX/MIN RH %          95           39           73           34           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  8G19     NW  3        LGT/VAR      W  5         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  5        LGT/VAR      W  3         W  7         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3630                      3270         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  9                      W 23         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 32670                     75210        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  FAIR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4            
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  15 GEN POOR  47 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  33 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  69 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            3            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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