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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1257 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL AGAIN TODAY. THIS WILL ENSURE DRY
WEATHER FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND WITH TEMPERATURES
TRENDING HIGHER. DEEPER MOISTURE WILL RETURN TO THE AREA BY
TUESDAY...WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING TUESDAY...
BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD ACROSS THE REGION WEDNESDAY.

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VAZ032-252115-
PATRICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STUART
1257 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30           
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           61           81           
MIN/MAX RH %          41           91           56           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        S  4         S  5         
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  6         S  3         S  7         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4850                      4860         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 14                      S 18         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    67900                     87480        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            3            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  55 GEN GOOD  39 FAIR      
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       54 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 55 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 MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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