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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

.Discussion...

Record breaking temperatures today will be followed by a cold
front late tonight into early Saturday morning with rain along
the front, gusty winds through much of Saturday, and
temperaturessteadily dropping back to near normal by Sunday.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-242130-
Allegheny-Washington-Greene-Westmoreland-Westmoreland Ridges-
Fayette-Fayette Ridges-
Including the cities of Pittsburgh Metro Area, Washington,
Canonsburg, Waynesburg, Murrysville, Greensburg, New Kensington,
Ligonier, Donegal, Uniontown, Champion, and Ohiopyle
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            50           80
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+11)     54 (0)       57
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-21)     89 (0)       50
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S  7                      SW 14 G31
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 10 G17     S  9 G18     W 17 G34
Precip Amount         0.00         0.02         0.19
Precip Duration                    1            6
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1640                      1570
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5370                      5160
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25                     W 36
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     118140                    159960
Dispersion            5                         5
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-242130-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            60           80
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+12)     53 (-1)      56
RH % (24h trend)      36 (-21)     92 (+4)      48
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S  7                      SW 13 G27
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 10         S  9 G17     W 16 G30
Precip Amount         0.00         0.03         0.17
Precip Duration                    2            6
Precip Begin                       1 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1580                      1490
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5190                      4900
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25                     W 32
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     114180                    137200
Dispersion            5                         5
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-242130-
Garrett-Monongalia-
Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-Preston-
Eastern Preston-Western Tucker-Eastern Tucker-
Including the cities of Mountain Lake Park, Oakland MD,
Grantsville, Morgantown, Coopers Rock, Kingwood, Bruceton Mills,
Terra Alta, Rowlesburg, Hazelton, Parsons, Hendricks,
Saint George, Davis, Thomas, and Canaan Valley
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            40           80
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+13)     53 (+1)      56
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-21)     86 (0)       49
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S  7                      SW 15 G34
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  9 G17     S 10 G22     W 17 G34
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.19
Precip Duration                    0            9
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1730                      1360
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5670                      4460
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 20                     W 38
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     96390                     147180
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-242130-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            80           80
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+8)      49 (-6)      52
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-18)     92 (+3)      47
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S  8 G17                  SW 14 G28
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 11 G20     S 10 G17     W 16 G29
Precip Amount         0.00         0.17         0.15
Precip Duration                    4            4
Precip Begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1300                      1750
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4280                      5750
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 25                      W 33
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     94160                     166750
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-242130-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            80           80
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+10)     48 (-6)      51
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-16)     96 (+2)      49
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S  9 G19                  SW 15 G31
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 12 G22     S 10 G18     W 16 G31
Precip Amount         0.00         0.15         0.17
Precip Duration                    4            4
Precip Begin                       9 PM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1080                      1710
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3540                      5610
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25                     W 36
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     77880                     173910
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-242130-
Mercer-Venango-Forest-Lawrence-Butler-Clarion-Jefferson-Beaver-
Armstrong-
Including the cities of Sharon, Hermitage, Grove City, Oil City,
Franklin, Tionesta, New Castle, Ellwood City, Butler, Clarion,
Punxsutawney, Brookville, Aliquippa, Beaver Falls, Ambridge,
Monaca, Kittanning, and Ford City
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            60           90
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+10)     51 (-1)      54
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-18)     95 (-1)      53
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S  7 G17                  SW 14 G34
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 11 G21     S  9 G17     SW 16 G32
Precip Amount         0.00         0.05         0.30
Precip Duration                    2            6
Precip Begin                       12 AM        Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1330                      1620
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4360                      5320
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 26                     SW 36
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     100280                    164920
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          2            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-242130-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
334 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            40           90
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+9)      55 (+3)      56
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-21)     95 (0)       55
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S  6                      S 14 G32
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  9         S  9 G18     W 17 G34
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.27
Precip Duration                    0            9
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1520                      1390
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4970                      4570
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24                     W 38
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     104370                    150810
Dispersion            5                         5
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          3            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Breezy. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Lows
in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 20s. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs around 60. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers.
Colder. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds
15 to 20 mph.

$$



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