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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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VAZ017-222115-
FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLOYD
415 AM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           30           50           
MIN/MAX RH %          36           95           69           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  4        SW  4        S  3         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         SW  4        SE  7        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.21         
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1550                      1560         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 13                     SE 23        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    20150                     35880        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3            
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  4 VERY POOR  11 POOR      
ADI LATE              12 POOR      5 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            4            

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 64 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 53 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 48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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