Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR SW VA...SE WV...AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
420 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.WEATHER SUMMARY...
CLOUDS AND SPRINKLES...ASSOCIATED WITH THE REMNANTS OF FORMER
HURRICANE DANNY...DRIFTED THROUGH THE REGION MONDAY. ONLY A TRACE
TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OF RAIN WERE NOTED ANYWHERE IN THE
AREA. THE HEAVIER RAIN REMAINED WELL EAST AND SOUTH OF THE AREA.
INCREASING AMOUNTS OF SUNSHINE IN THE AFTERNOON HELPED TO BOOST
TEMPERATURES WELL INTO THE 80S MANY AREAS...WITH 70S MOUNTAINS.

EARLY THIS MORNING...SKIES WERE PARTLY CLOUDY. DENSE VALLEY FOG
WAS NOTED WEST OF THE BLUE RIDGE...WITH MORE WIDESPREAD DENSE FOG
EAST OF THE BLUE RIDGE. SOME LOCATIONS...SUCH AS LEWISBURG...HAD
VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO MILES AT 4 AM EDT. TEMPERATURES WERE WELL
ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE FIRST DAY OF SEPTEMBER AND WINDS WERE MOSTLY
CALM. AT 4 AM EDT...TEMPERATURES WERE MOSTLY IN THE 60S...BUT
RANGED FROM 58 AT BOONE NORTH CAROLINA TO 67 AT ROANOKE AND MT.
AIRY.

.FORECAST SUMMARY...
ISOLATED AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
TODAY...MAINLY ACROSS THE WESTERN MOUNTAINS. A SLIGHTLY BETTER
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS COULD BE SEEN WEDNESDAY AS A
WEAK UPPER DISTURBANCE DRIFTS INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTH. A
STRONGER BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO ACCOMPANY THE
FRONT. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN WARM AND CONDITIONS HUMID UNTIL
THE WEEKEND...WHEN SLIGHTLY COOLER...LESS HUMID CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED IN THE WAKE OF THE BACKDOOR COLD FRONT.

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RAB


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