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

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FNUS51 KBUF 240838
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
338 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...

LINGERING RIDGING ACROSS WESTERN AND NORTH CENTRAL NEW YORK THIS
MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT THAT WILL CROSS
THE REGION TONIGHT. SOME SNOW SHOWERS WILL PRECEDE AND ACCOMPANY THE
FRONTAL PASSAGE LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...WITH A RETURN TO
MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES THEN FOLLOWING FOR THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT
WEEK.

NYZ001-002-010-011-242115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
338 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     50           60           30
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       34           14           17
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW 10                     NW 11
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 13         W 15         N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     2            4            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     2 PM   CONTINUING        11 AM
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         1 AM         6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               68           91           63
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2430           70         2780
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 20         W 24         N  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               48600         1680        22240
DISPERSION INDEX                   49            2           22
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-242115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
338 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40           70           30
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       32           15           19
AM WIND (MPH)                    W  7                     NW  9
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 11         W 13         N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.08         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     2            7            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     3 PM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               67           97           69
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2800           70         2900
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 20         W 23         N 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               56000         1610        29000
DISPERSION INDEX                   56            2           29
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-242115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
338 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           40           30
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       34           16           18
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  6                     NW 12
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 10         W 13         N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.01         0.05         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                     1            5            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     5 PM   CONTINUING        10 AM
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               67           90           64
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2780           70         3300
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 19         W 22        NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               52820         1540        33000
DISPERSION INDEX                   53            2           33
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-242115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
338 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       CLOUDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40           70            0
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       31            5           14
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  6                     NW  9
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  8         W 10        NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.11         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     1            8
PRECIP BEGIN                     3 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         6 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               69           97           55
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2680           70         3170
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 12         W 17        NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               32160         1190        31700
DISPERSION INDEX                   32            1           32
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF FLURRIES. LOWS AROUND
3.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. HIGHS AROUND
15.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES THROUGH THE DAY.
LOWS AROUND 1. HIGHS AROUND 16.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. INTERMITTENT FLURRIES THROUGH THE
NIGHT. LOWS AROUND 3. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 12.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 20.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S.

WIND SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...WEST AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$







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