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
440 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...

A WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS NEW YORK STATE
TODAY...BRINGING A ROUND OF PRECIPITATION THAT WILL START AS RAIN
THIS MORNING AND TRANSITION TO SNOW THROUGH THE DAY. COLD AIR
ARRIVES FOR FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY...WITH A CHANCE FOR MORE LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA TO
START NEXT WEEK...AND WILL BRING A SLOW WARMING TREND.

NYZ001-002-010-011-262115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
440 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100           70           60
PRECIP TYPE                 SNOW/RAIN         SNOW         SNOW
MAX/MIN TEMP                       38           28           34
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  6                      W  7
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR        SW  6         N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.39         0.06         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                     9            3            5
PRECIP BEGIN                     8 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               83           96           71
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2170          290         5430
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW  5        SW 10         N 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               10850         2900        54300
DISPERSION INDEX                   11            3           54
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-262115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
440 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100           80           60
PRECIP TYPE                 SNOW/RAIN         SNOW         SNOW
MAX/MIN TEMP                       38           28           33
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                      W  7
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR         W  7        NW 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.48         0.11         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                     9            4            6
PRECIP BEGIN                     8 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               85           99           72
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              1590          420         6260
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW  2         W 13        NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                3180         5460        56340
DISPERSION INDEX                    3            5           56
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-262115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
440 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100           90           60
PRECIP TYPE                 SNOW/RAIN         SNOW         SNOW
MAX/MIN TEMP                       39           29           35
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     NW  8
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR         W  5         N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.43         0.14         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                     9            5            4
PRECIP BEGIN                     8 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               82           98           69
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2140          250         6070
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W  3         W 11         N 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                6420         2750        60700
DISPERSION INDEX                    6            3           61
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-262115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
440 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100          100           60
PRECIP TYPE                 SNOW/RAIN         SNOW         SNOW
MAX/MIN TEMP                       38           27           33
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  6                     NW  7
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR         N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.36         0.19         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                     7            8            3
PRECIP BEGIN                     9 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               78           97           64
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2270          240         4560
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW  6         W  7         N 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               13620         1680        45600
DISPERSION INDEX                   14            2           46
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 15.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 20S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

WIND FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND SATURDAY...NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

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

$$







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