Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
436 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A WEAK WARM FRONT WILL EXTEND EASTWARD ACROSS THE VICINITY OF LAKE
ONTARIO TODAY...WITH A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS THIS MORNING. THESE SHOWERS
WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS THIS AFTERNOON AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
DRAWS CLOSER TOWARDS LAKE ERIE. BEHIND THIS AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
CHILLY TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED FOR THE WEEKEND ALONG WITH
OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS SATURDAY. MOST OF THE PRECIPITATION IS
EXPECTED TO REMAIN LIQUID...ALTHOUGH A FEW WET SNOWFLAKES MAY MIX IN
SATURDAY NIGHT. A WARMING TREND IS THEN EXPECTED EARLY NEXT WEEK.

NYZ001-002-010-011-312115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
436 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           70           80
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       48           38           41
AM WIND (MPH)                    S  5                      N 14
PM WIND (MPH)                   SE  5         E  7         N 14
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.09         0.18         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                     4            9           10
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               68           91           75
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5770         1800         3110
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              S  7        NE 14         N 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               40390        25200        71530
DISPERSION INDEX                   40           25           72
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-312115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
436 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80           80           70
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       47           35           41
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                      N  9
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR         N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.08         0.16         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                     2            9            8
PRECIP BEGIN                    12 PM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               65           97           77
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5600         2200         4580
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              S  8        NE 13         N 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               44800        28600       100760
DISPERSION INDEX                   45           29          101
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-312115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
436 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40           60           70
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       50           39           44
AM WIND (MPH)                    S  5                      N 10
PM WIND (MPH)                   SE  5         E  6         N 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.03         0.13         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                     1            5           10
PRECIP BEGIN                     2 PM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               59           91           78
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5960         2320         3660
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              S  8        NE 10        NE 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               47680        23200        43920
DISPERSION INDEX                   48           23           44
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-312115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
436 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           30           50
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       49           34           44
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     NE  8
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR        NE  5         N 10
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.07         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                                  2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                  8 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                              CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               61           95           72
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5440         1000         3580
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SE  7         E  9         E 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               38080         9000        35800
DISPERSION INDEX                   38            9           36
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

WIND SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$







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