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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
343 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD EAST INTO THE MID ATLANTIC REGION TONIGHT.
THIS HIGH CENTER WILL STAY OVER MOST OF REGION THIS WEEKEND. A
COUPLE OF UPPER DISTURBANCES MAY BRING A FEW SPOTTY SHOWERS TO THE
MOUNTAINS LATE SATURDAY OR SUNDAY...BUT THE MAJORITY OF THE AREA
WILL REMAIN DRY.

&&

VAZ013-010915-
PULASKI-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RADFORD...PULASKI
343 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           85           55           84           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          42           100          44           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        W  3         NW  4        LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6850                      7520         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 15                     SW  3        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 102750                    22560        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4            
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      53 GEN GOOD  52 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  74 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  25 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            9            3            8            
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            6            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST 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 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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