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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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VAZ016-222115-
CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALAX
415 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            90           
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           30           51           
MIN/MAX RH %          35           96           70           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  4         S  3         S  3         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         S  4         SE  8G17     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.25         
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2350                      2260         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SE 21        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    35250                     47460        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          5            5            2            
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       8 POOR       14 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              31 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  36 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 52 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 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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