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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. 

&&

VAZ043-310915-
HENRY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MARTINSVILLE
1028 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          65           89           63           90           
MAX/MIN RH %          91           34           95           38           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        NW  4        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  4        N  3         LGT/VAR      W  3         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6110                      7570         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  7                     W 10         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 42770                     75700        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5            
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      39 FAIR      23 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  75 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            3            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            5            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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