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
407 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

.DISCUSSION...

THE COLDEST AIRMASS OF THE SEASON WILL REMAIN IN PLACE TODAY.
WIDESPREAD MAINLY LIGHT LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS SOUTHEAST OF THE
LAKES THIS MORNING WILL DIMINISHING BY THIS AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES
WILL RETURN TO NEAR AVERAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK WITH A PAIR OF SYSTEMS
POSSIBLY BRINGING SOME LIGHT SNOW OR RAIN TO THE REGION MONDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NYZ001-002-010-011-142115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
407 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     50            0           40
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE         SNOW
MIN/MAX TEMP                       11            3           31
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     SE 11
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR        SE  6         S 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                     1                         2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM                      8 AM
PRECIP END                      12 PM                CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               54           81           58
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3420            0         2590
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW  4        SE  3         S 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               13680            0        49210
DISPERSION INDEX                   14            0           49
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-142115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
407 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30            0           40
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE         SNOW
MIN/MAX TEMP                       12            3           29
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                      S 14
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR        SE  6         S 14
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.01         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                     1                         2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM                      6 AM
PRECIP END                      12 PM                CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               50           81           58
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3630            0         2220
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W  5        SE  3         S 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               18150            0        48840
DISPERSION INDEX                   18            0           49
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-142115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
407 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY       MCLEAR        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     70            0           30
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE         SNOW
MIN/MAX TEMP                       10            2           31
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  8                      S 13
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  7         S  5         S 15
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.03         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                     5                         2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM                      1 PM
PRECIP END                       3 PM                CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               52           78           53
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3850            0         2770
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 12         E  3         S 24
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               46200            0        66480
DISPERSION INDEX                   46            0           66
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-142115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
407 AM EST SUN FEB 14 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY       MCLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           50
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         SNOW
MIN/MAX TEMP                        3           -6           28
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     SE 11
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  5      LGT/VAR        SE 14
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                                               2
PRECIP BEGIN                                              11 AM
PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               51           84           46
HAINES INDEX                        2            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3140            0         2960
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W  6         S  3         S 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               18840            0        68080
DISPERSION INDEX                   19            0           68
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
14. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. NOT AS
COOL. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

WIND MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
WIND THURSDAY...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$



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