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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
426 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE UPPER MIDWEST WILL GRADUALLY BUILD EAST
ACROSS THE AREA RESULTING IN OVERALL DRY WEATHER THROUGH FRIDAY.
PERIODS OF MID/UPPER LEVEL CLOUDINESS...HOWEVER...WILL SKIRT
THE FORECAST AREA PER MOISTURE FESTERING OVER TEXAS. AN AREA 
OF LOW PRESSURE WILL EVENTUALLY DEVELOP OVER TEXAS BY FRIDAY...
MOVING NORTHEAST AND PROVIDING THE MID ATLANTIC REGION A WINTRY 
MIX OF PRECIPITATION FOR THE WEEKEND.

&&

VAZ046-180915-
APPOMATTOX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...APPOMATTOX
426 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          27           47           28           46           
MAX/MIN RH %          83           38           71           42           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  3         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  3         W  4         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2470                      2920         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  7                      NW  5        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 17290                     14600        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  POOR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3            
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       21 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      
ADI LATE              7 POOR       19 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            2            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            3            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY...A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLEET. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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


 

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