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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1028 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL PASS TO THE EAST THIS EVENING....BRINGING A THREAT 
SHOWERS AND STORMS UNTIL THE FRONT GOES THROUGH. DRY HIGH PRESSURE 
FOLLOWS THE FRONT LATER TONIGHT WITH MUCH LOWER HUMIDITY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. 

THE NEXT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ON MONDAY THROUGH 
WEDNESDAY. 

&&

VAZ017-310915-
FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...FLOYD
1028 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT          

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           83           60           83           
MAX/MIN RH %          88           39           92           43           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        N  6         NW  5        NW  4        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  6        NW  5        NW  3        W  5         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5820                      7310         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     W 15         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 58200                     109650       
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            5            
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      37 FAIR      32 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              10 POOR      43 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  67 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            4            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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