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
513 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL SETTLE ACROSS THE REGION THIS MORNING
WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS FOLLOWED BY PATCHY DRIZZLE. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL DRIFT EAST THIS AFTERNOON CLEARING OUR SKIES THROUGH EVENING HOURS.
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BRING IN INCREASINGLY DRIER AIR TONIGHT AND THURSDAY
WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY DROPPING INTO THE UPPER/MID 20 PERCENT RANGE. MOIST
FUELS FROM RAINS THIS MORNING AND ONLY A LIGHT BREEZE ON THURSDAY
SHOULD PREVENT A SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER THREAT ON THURSDAY.

NYZ001-002-010-011-232115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
513 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                     50            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       49           27           57
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW 18                     NW 11
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 20        NW 17        NW 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     3
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       2 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               36           73           30
HAINES INDEX                        2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3620
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               76020
DISPERSION INDEX                   76
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-232115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
513 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       46           24           55
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW 16                     NW  9
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 20        NW 14        NW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.07         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     5
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       4 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               39           73           28
HAINES INDEX                        3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3950
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               86900
DISPERSION INDEX                   87
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-232115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
513 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       48           28           56
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW 18                     NW 13
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 22        NW 15        NW 15
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.10         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     6
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       5 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               39           74           30
HAINES INDEX                        2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3860
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               88780
DISPERSION INDEX                   89
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-232115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
513 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                     70            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       48           24           54
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW 13                     NW 14
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 18        NW 15        NW 17
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.12         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     6
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               44           78           32
HAINES INDEX                        3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4830
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              101430
DISPERSION INDEX                  101
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S.

WIND THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND FRIDAY...EAST AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.

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

$$

SMITH





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