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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SW VA...SE WV AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
405 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...

WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES PASSING ALONG A COLD FRONT TO THE
SOUTH WILL TRIGGER A FEW SHOWERS...AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...
THROUGH THIS EVENING BEFORE A COOL WEDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES
IN FROM THE NORTH EARLY WEDNESDAY. COOL AIR WRAPPING AROUND THE 
HIGH WILL MAINTAIN RH VALUES HIGHER THAN 50 PERCENT THROUGH 
WEDNESDAY. THE HIGH WILL STRENGTHEN TO THE NORTH OF THE REGION 
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK...KEEPING RATHER COOL BUT OVERALL DRY 
WEATHER IN PLACE.

WVZ045-170930-
GREENBRIER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEWISBURG...QUINWOOD...DUO...RAINELLE
405 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         DRIZZLE      NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           64           47           70           
MAX/MIN RH %          100          72           94           49           
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  3         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  3         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4750                      5340         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     NW  9        
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 33250                     48060        
DISPERSION (EVENING)  VERY POOR                 VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4            
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  15 GEN POOR  8 POOR       19 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  37 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            8            6            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        7            3            7            2            

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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


 

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