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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
338 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER NEW ENGLAND...AND WEDGE DOWN THE
EASTERN SEABOARD. THIS WILL BRING SOME MORNING FOG AND DRIZZLE
TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
FRIDAY AFTERNOON. OUR WEATHER WILL BE IMPROVING OVER THE WEEKEND
WITH DRY AND PLEASANT CONDITIONS. A COLD FRONT WILL BRING RAIN TO
THE REGION ON MONDAY...THEN HIGH PRESSURE KEEPS THE REGION DRY
THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

VAZ045-182115-
CAMPBELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LYNCHBURG
338 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           56           72           
MIN/MAX RH %          51           97           53           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       1            1                         
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM        CONTINUING                
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 AM                      
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4490                      3840         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  2                      E 16         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    8980                      61440        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            2            
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  7 POOR       31 FAIR      
ADI LATE              9 POOR       3 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           5            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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