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
349 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...

A COOL...MOIST NORTHERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE EASTERN GREAT
LAKES REGION TODAY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. THIS SHOWER ACTIVITY
WILL DIMINISH THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS TONIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL
LOW PRESSURE DRIFTS FARTHER OUT TO SEA. DRY WEATHER AND CLEARING
SKIES WILL RETURN TUESDAY AND WILL LAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY BEFORE A
WEAK SYSTEM BRINGS THE NEXT CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY THURSDAY.

NYZ001-002-010-011-272115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
349 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40           30            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       51           39           64
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  8                     NW  6
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 12        NW  9        NW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.05         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     5            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        10 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               61           93           45
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6560          130         6350
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 12        NW  6        NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               78720          780       107950
DISPERSION INDEX                   79            1          108
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-272115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
349 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           40            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       46           34           59
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  7                     NW  6
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 12        NW  9        NW 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.06         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     7            3
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         1 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               65           97           48
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6550          180         6500
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 13        NW 10        NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               85150         1800        97500
DISPERSION INDEX                   85            2           98
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-272115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
349 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40           40            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       50           40           64
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  8                     NW  8
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 12        NW 10        NW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.05         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     5            3
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         1 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               62           91           42
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6960          110         7160
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 13        NW  6        NW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               90480          660       136040
DISPERSION INDEX                   90            1          136
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-272115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
349 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           50            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       51           37           62
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  6                      N  7
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 10        NW  8        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.06         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     7            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        10 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               66           94           45
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6550           50         7030
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 11        NW  5         N 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               72050          250       105450
DISPERSION INDEX                   72            0          105
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.

WIND TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND THURSDAY...NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND FRIDAY...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$







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