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
255 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
LOW LEVEL MOISTURE LINGERING ACROSS THE REGION WILL MAINTAIN
CLOUDINESS TONIGHT THROUGH MUCH OF THURSDAY. A FEW PERIODS OF
DRIZZLES ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING, POSSIBLE LASTING INTO
THURSDAY MORNING EAST OF LAKE ONTARIO. THERE WILL BE SOME CLEARING
ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TIER AND PORTIONS OF WESTERN NEW YORK, BUT THE
CLOUD COVER WILL REMAIN ACROSS NORTHERN NEW YORK. AFTER PARTIAL
CLEARING REGIONWIDE ON THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING, THERE
WILL BE A RETURNING RAIN CHANCE FRIDAY NIGHT, THEN A CLOUDY BUT DRY
WEEKEND IS EXPECTED.

NYZ001-002-010-011-190915-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
255 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0           70
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE     FRZ RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP                       33           40           30           46
AM WIND (MPH)                                 W  9                      E  5
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  7         W  6      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                                                            3
PRECIP BEGIN                                                           12 PM
PRECIP END                                                        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               96           79           99           66
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            4            3
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL)            390         2270           90         1010
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 11         W 11         E  7        SE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                4290        24970          630         7070
DISPERSION INDEX                    4           25            1            7
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-190915-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
255 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0           80
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE     FRZ RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP                       30           41           29           46
AM WIND (MPH)                                 W  7                     SE  6
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  7         W  5      LGT/VAR         S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                                                            5
PRECIP BEGIN                                                           10 AM
PRECIP END                                                        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               98           63           97           62
HAINES INDEX                        2            4            4            3
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL)            560         2090            0         1040
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 11         W 16        SE  5         S 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                6160        33440            0        12480
DISPERSION INDEX                    6           33            0           12
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-190915-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
255 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0           50
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE     FRZ RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP                       33           41           30           46
AM WIND (MPH)                                 W  6                     SE  5
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  5         W  5      LGT/VAR        SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                                            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                            2 PM
PRECIP END                                                        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               98           69          100           64
HAINES INDEX                        2            4            4            3
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL)            430         2420           20         1700
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 11         W 16        SE  7        SE  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                4730        38720          140        13600
DISPERSION INDEX                    5           39            0           14
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-190915-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
255 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                              TONIGHT          THU    THU NIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP                       29           38           27           41
AM WIND (MPH)                              LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR        SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               99           79           96           63
HAINES INDEX                        2            4            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL)            470         2410          720         2120
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW  9         W 12        SE  5        SE  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                4230        28920         3600        10600
DISPERSION INDEX                    4           29            4           11
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S.
.MONDAY...RAIN AND A A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...OCCASIONAL RAIN WITH POSSIBLE SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.

WIND FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND SATURDAY...NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...EAST AROUND 10 MPH.

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

$$



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