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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
306 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVERNIGHT WILL SLIDE EAST OF THE MID-ATLANTIC
REGION ON SATURDAY WITH THE FLOW TURNING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
DAY. A SERIES OF UPPER AIR DISTURBANCES OVER THE MIDWEST WILL
TRACK SOUTHEAST AND AFFECT THE AREA SUNDAY AND MONDAY BRINGING
THE POSSIBILY OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE
MOUNTAINS. A COLD FRONT WILL BRING UNUSUALLY COOL AIR FOR 
JULY INTO THE REGION TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

VAZ059-260930-
CHARLOTTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEYSVILLE
306 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            30           
MIN/MAX TEMP          65           91           70           92           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          47           93           44           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  3        SW  6        
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  4        SW  7        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01         
PRECIP DURATION                                              1            
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM         
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5140                      5640         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 13                     SW 18        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 66820                     101520       
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            3            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4            
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  44 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      27 FAIR      
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            10           4            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            5            1            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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