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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
940 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST OF THE REGION OVERNIGHT ALL WHILE A 
WARM FRONT LIFTS NORTH THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY. TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY 
NIGHT...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION AND BRING AN INCREASED 
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS TO THE REGION. WEDNESDAY THROUGH THE 
UPCOMING WEEKEND...OUR AREA WILL BE IN LINE FOR ADDITIONAL ACTIVE 
WEATHER PATTERNS TO HEAD SOUTHEAST INTO AND TROUGH THE REGION...WITH 
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY HAVING THE BEST CHANCES. 

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VAZ017-300915-
FLOYD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLOYD
940 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            40           50           40           
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           79           61           79           
MAX/MIN RH %          94           56           90           50           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  7         W  6         W  6         W  7         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  7        SW  8        W  6         W  7         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.04         0.08         
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            2            
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING   9 AM         
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6130                      5790         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 18                     W 17         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 110340                    98430        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      POOR                      
LAL                   1            3            3            3            
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4            
ADI EARLY             58 GEN GOOD  36 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD  50 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              10 POOR      55 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       67 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            4            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            4            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM
RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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