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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
939 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...
WE WILL REMAIN IN A MUGGY AND VERY WARM AIRMASS THROUGH THE
WEEK...DESPITE A COUPLE OF WEAK FRONTS MOVING ACROSS. THERE WILL
BE A THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY.

VAZ020-020915-
BATH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOT SPRINGS
939 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           40           0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          65           86           63           85           
MAX/MIN RH %          92           51           97           42           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  5         W  4         W  5         LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  5         W  8         W  3         W  3         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.04         0.05         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            2                         
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM         1 PM         CONTINUING                
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   6 AM                      
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7360                      7760         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 20                     W  3         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 147200                    23280        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      POOR                      
LAL                   2            3            3            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            5            
ADI EARLY             50 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR      65 GOOD      36 FAIR      
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  62 GOOD      14 GEN POOR  34 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            4            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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