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
515 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...

LINGERING LIGHT SNOW WILL DIMINISH TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
INTO THE REGION. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES TUESDAY NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM WILL SPREAD SNOW
INTO THE REGION TUESDAY AFTERNOON WITH PRECIPITATION QUICKLY
CHANGING TO A WINTRY MIX AND THEN TO RAIN TUESDAY NIGHT...AS A
BRIEF PUSH OF WARMER AIR MOVES INTO THE AREA. COLDER AIR WILL MOVE
BACK INTO THE REGION WEDNESDAY IN THE WAKE OF THIS SYSTEM WITH
WELL BELOW AVERAGE TEMPERATURES AGAIN LATER IN THE WEEK.

NYZ001-002-010-011-022100-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
515 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30            0           90
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE         SNOW
MAX/MIN TEMP                       24            5           32
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 18                     SE  6
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 20         W  9        SE 10
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.01         0.00         0.14
PRECIP DURATION                     1                         4
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM                     12 PM
PRECIP END                      12 PM                CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               55          100           55
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4890            0         2050
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 28         W  9        SE 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              136920            0        30750
DISPERSION INDEX                  137            0           31
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-022100-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
515 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40            0           90
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE   SNOW/FZ RA
MAX/MIN TEMP                       22            3           33
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 18                      S  8
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 18         W 10         S 15
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.03         0.00         0.19
PRECIP DURATION                     2                         4
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM                     12 PM
PRECIP END                       5 PM                CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               59           99           50
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4630            0         1680
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 27         W 14         S 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              125010            0        35280
DISPERSION INDEX                  125            0           35
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-022100-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
515 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30            0           80
PRECIP TYPE                  FLURRIES         NONE         SNOW
MAX/MIN TEMP                       25            5           31
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 17                      S  6
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 21         W 12        SE 14
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.00         0.12
PRECIP DURATION                     2                         3
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM                     12 PM
PRECIP END                       6 PM                CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               54          100           51
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5090            0         2260
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 31         W 17         S 24
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              157790            0        54240
DISPERSION INDEX                  158            0           54
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-022100-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
515 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80           30           70
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS     FLURRIES         SNOW
MAX/MIN TEMP                       25           -2           27
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 13                     SE  5
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 18         W 10         S 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.08         0.01         0.10
PRECIP DURATION                     7            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING         2 PM
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        12 AM   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               56          100           51
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6930            0         2780
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 30         W 17         S 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              207900            0        50040
DISPERSION INDEX                  208            0           50
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN...SNOW...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS
AROUND 10. HIGHS AROUND 17.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 2. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

WIND TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
WIND THURSDAY...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
WIND FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.

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

$$







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