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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

.Discussion...

Record breaking warmth is expected on Friday, followed by a cold
front late Friday night into early Saturday morning which will
eventually drop temperatures below normal by Sunday.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-240915-
Allegheny-Washington-Greene-Westmoreland-Westmoreland Ridges-
Fayette-Fayette Ridges-
Including the cities of Pittsburgh Metro Area, Washington,
Canonsburg, Waynesburg, Murrysville, Greensburg, New Kensington,
Ligonier, Donegal, Uniontown, Champion, and Ohiopyle
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            70           90
Temp (24h trend)      52 (0)       77 (+10)     54           57
RH % (24h trend)      94 (-1)      39 (-25)     83           53
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               S  5                      SW 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  7         S  7         SW 13 G26
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.05         0.25
Precip Duration       1                         2            8
Precip Begin          6 PM                      11 PM        Continuing
Precip End            4 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1690                      1670
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             5530                      5470
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 24                     W 33
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  116130                    158630
Dispersion                         5                         5
LAL                   2            1            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-240915-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            80           80
Temp (24h trend)      53 (0)       79 (+11)     53           56
RH % (24h trend)      91 (-1)      37 (-25)     81           51
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               S  5                      SW 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  7         S  7         SW 13 G23
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.09         0.19
Precip Duration       1                         3            6
Precip Begin          6 PM                      11 PM        Continuing
Precip End            3 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1550                      1640
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             5080                      5370
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 25                     W 31
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  111760                    144990
Dispersion                         5                         5
LAL                   2            1            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-240915-
Garrett-Monongalia-
Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-Preston-
Eastern Preston-Western Tucker-Eastern Tucker-
Including the cities of Mountain Lake Park, Oakland MD,
Grantsville, Morgantown, Coopers Rock, Kingwood, Bruceton Mills,
Terra Alta, Rowlesburg, Hazelton, Parsons, Hendricks,
Saint George, Davis, Thomas, and Canaan Valley
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            50           90
Temp (24h trend)      49 (0)       77 (+12)     53           56
RH % (24h trend)      89 (-5)      37 (-27)     82           50
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               S  5                      S 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  7         S  8 G17     W 14 G29
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.23
Precip Duration                                 1            8
Precip Begin                                    12 AM        Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1610                      1460
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             5290                      4780
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 17                      W 36
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  79350                     148180
Dispersion                         4                         5
LAL                   1            1            3            3
Haines Index          2            3            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-240915-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            90           80
Temp (24h trend)      54 (+1)      77 (+8)      49           52
RH % (24h trend)      91 (-4)      41 (-25)     81           52
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               S  6                      SW 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  9 G17     S  8         W 13 G24
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.23         0.14
Precip Duration       1                         4            4
Precip Begin          6 PM                      9 PM         Continuing
Precip End            3 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1460                      1710
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4790                      5610
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 28                      W 30
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  114960                    145860
Dispersion                         5                         5
LAL                   2            1            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-240915-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           0            90           80
Temp (24h trend)      53 (0)       77 (+10)     48           51
RH % (24h trend)      95 (+2)      43 (-25)     86           55
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               S  7                      SW 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  9 G18     S  8         SW 14 G25
Precip Amount         0.02         0.00         0.27         0.17
Precip Duration       2                         5            4
Precip Begin          6 PM                      9 PM         Continuing
Precip End            6 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1300                      1700
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4260                      5590
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 25                      W 32
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  93720                     156520
Dispersion                         4                         5
LAL                   2            1            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-240915-
Mercer-Venango-Forest-Lawrence-Butler-Clarion-Jefferson-Beaver-
Armstrong-
Including the cities of Sharon, Hermitage, Grove City, Oil City,
Franklin, Tionesta, New Castle, Ellwood City, Butler, Clarion,
Punxsutawney, Brookville, Aliquippa, Beaver Falls, Ambridge,
Monaca, Kittanning, and Ford City
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           0            70           80
Temp (24h trend)      51 (0)       74 (+10)     51           54
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+6)     46 (-26)     87           59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               S  6                      S 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  8 G17     S  8         SW 13 G24
Precip Amount         0.04         0.00         0.10         0.35
Precip Duration       2                         3            8
Precip Begin          6 PM                      10 PM        Continuing
Precip End            6 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1430                      1600
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4700                      5250
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 26                      W 32
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  108100                    147000
Dispersion                         5                         5
LAL                   2            1            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-240915-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
207 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            60           90
Temp (24h trend)      51 (0)       75 (+9)      55           56
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+1)     44 (-23)     89           61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   S 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  7         S  8         SW 14 G25
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.34
Precip Duration       1                         2            8
Precip Begin          6 PM                      12 AM        Continuing
Precip End            5 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1620                      1590
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             5310                      5200
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 23                      W 36
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  106200                    161200
Dispersion                         5                         5
LAL                   2            1            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Lows
in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds 20 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers.
Colder. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds
10 to 15 mph.

$$



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