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

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS EVENING

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT. GUSTY SOUTHWEST 
WINDS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING. WIND WILL DIMINISH 
TONIGHT BEHIND THE COLD FRONT INTO TUESDAY MORNING. HOWEVER...NORTHWEST 
FLOW BEHIND THE FRONT WILL BRING COLDER TEMPERATURES TUESDAY INTO 
WEDNESDAY. A STORM SYSTEM MOVING UP ALONG THE CAROLINA COAST WILL 
BRING THE NEXT ROUND OF PRECIPITATION FOR THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.

&&

VAZ017-250915-
FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLOYD
330 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN    
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           90           
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           51           33           37           
MAX/MIN RH %          74           42           85           71           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 10G25      W  7         LGT/VAR      N  3         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  8         W  5         N  3         NW  3        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.17         0.30         
PRECIP DURATION                                 4            10           
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2650                      2180         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  9                     NW 16        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 23850                     34880        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  FAIR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            3            
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  41 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  38 FAIR      16 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            4            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH
64 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 55 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 62 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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


 

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