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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
328 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WITH MORE COLD AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE OHIO VALLEY TODAY...
THEN WEDGE DOWN THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE APPALACHIANS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. 
WARMER AIR STARTS TO RETURN SUNDAY AND MONDAY. AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT
WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR RAIN ALONG WITH A BRIEF WINTRY MIX TO THE AREA 
LATER SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. MORE WET WEATHER IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY
AHEAD OF A MUCH STRONGER COLD FRONT.  

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VAZ032-272130-
PATRICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STUART
328 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          38           13           32           
MIN/MAX RH %          44           78           54           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        NW  4        NE  3        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  6        LGT/VAR      SE  3        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3920                      2710         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     E  7         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    47040                     18970        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            4            5            
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      9 POOR       17 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              36 FAIR      7 POOR       14 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SLEET
AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM
RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. WARMER.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
70 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

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


 

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