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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
939 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...
WE WILL REMAIN IN A MUGGY AND VERY WARM AIRMASS THROUGH THE
WEEK...DESPITE A COUPLE OF WEAK FRONTS MOVING ACROSS. THERE WILL
BE A THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY.

VAZ047-020915-
BUCKINGHAM-
939 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30           0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           93           68           90           
MAX/MIN RH %          91           43           96           45           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        LGT/VAR      SW  3        LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                 1                         
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM                      
PRECIP END                                      1 AM                      
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6380                      6250         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 17                     S  2         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 108460                    12500        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            3            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            5            
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      30 FAIR      50 GEN GOOD  25 FAIR      
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  75 GOOD      1 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            3            8            
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            6            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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