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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY WINDS WILL STEADILY SUBSIDE TODAY...AHEAD OF AN CLIPPER 
SYSTEMS THAT WILL MOVE FROM THE UPPER MIDWEST INTO THE OHIO VALLEY 
TODAY...THEN CROSS THE CENTRAL APPALACHIANS TONIGHT AND MONDAY. 
THIS WILL BRING SOME LIGHT PRECIPITATION MAINLY IN THE FORM OF RAIN 
TO MOST LOCATIONS...WITH LIGHT SNOW AT THE VERY HIGHEST ELEVATIONS 
THROUGH MONDAY. COLDER AND BLUSTERY CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR BEHIND 
THIS SYSTEM INTO MIDWEEK.
 
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VAZ058-252115-
HALIFAX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOUTH BOSTON
430 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            60           60           
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           38           45           
MIN/MAX RH %          40           86           66           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        SE  3        LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        SE  3        N  4         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.08         
PRECIP DURATION                    1            4            
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 PM        CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3410                      1880         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 14                      NE  6        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    47740                     11280        
DISPERSION (EVENING)               POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE              48 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       13 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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