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

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FNUS51 KBUF 260952
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
452 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF SNOW TODAY...MAINLY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
TIER...AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS THE OHIO VALLEY.
OTHERWISE IT WILL REMAIN GENERALLY DRY WITH TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW
NORMAL INTO THE WEEKEND. A MORE POTENT SYSTEM WILL POTENTIALLY BRING
WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY NIGHT ALONG WITH TEMPERATURES
THAT WILL GRADUALLY APPROACH AVERAGE.

NYZ001-002-010-011-262115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
452 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30            0
PRECIP TYPE                      SNOW         SNOW         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       13            0           12
AM WIND (MPH)                   NE  7                      W  8
PM WIND (MPH)                   NE  8      LGT/VAR         W 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.03         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM        11 PM
PRECIP END                       3 PM         5 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               60           87           51
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3960          460         3870
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  8        NW  9         W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               31680         4140        42570
DISPERSION INDEX                   32            4           43
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-262115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
452 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40           30            0
PRECIP TYPE                      SNOW         SNOW         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       15           -7            9
AM WIND (MPH)                   NE  6                      W  6
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  8         N  6         W 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.05         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     9 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         2 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               61           91           46
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3310          210         3140
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  8        NW  6         W 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               26480         1260        40820
DISPERSION INDEX                   26            1           41
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-262115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
452 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           30            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         SNOW         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       13            0           13
AM WIND (MPH)                    N  5                      W  7
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  9      LGT/VAR         W 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                  2
PRECIP BEGIN                                 11 PM
PRECIP END                                    6 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               56           92           46
HAINES INDEX                        4            2            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3200          590         4060
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  9        NW  6         W 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               28800         3540        52780
DISPERSION INDEX                   29            4           53
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-262115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
452 AM EST THU FEB 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       13           -9           12
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  8         N  5         W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               48           98           46
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3390           50         4210
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  8        NW  4         W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               27120          200        46310
DISPERSION INDEX                   27            0           46
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 3 BELOW.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 20.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 4. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 10. HIGHS
AROUND 30.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

WIND FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND SATURDAY...WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$







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