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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
353 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

.DISCUSSION...
...FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL BE MINIMAL THROUGH THE WEEKEND...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY SHIFT EASTWARD FROM THE OHIO VALLEY TO
OFF THE NEW ENGLAND COAST BY LATE MONDAY...PROVIDING COOLER TEMPERATURES.
WARMER WEATHER RETURNS FOR MONDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THROUGH 
THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY.

VAZ017-150915-
FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLOYD
353 PM EDT SUN SEP 14 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           30           0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           75           57           74           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          57           89           52           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  3         NW  5        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  3        W  3         NW  5        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                    0            2                         
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING                
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 AM                      
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3660                      4540         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  9                     NW 12        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 32940                     54480        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            2            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR  10 POOR      28 FAIR      
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            9            5            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        9            3            5            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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