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 SUN MAR 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY DRIFT AWAY FROM THE AREA TODAY AND STILL
SUPPORT PLENTY OF SUNSHINE. LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS JUST NORTH OF THE
GREAT LAKES TONIGHT AND MONDAY BRINGING GUSTY WINDS AND A LIGHT MIX
OF WET SNOW AND RAIN WITH SOME MINOR SLUSHY ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS
HIGHER TERRAIN. ANOTHER SYSTEM MAY BRING WET SNOW AND RAIN TO
WESTERN NY TUESDAY BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE BRINGS A RETURN TO DRY
WEATHER FOR WEDNESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN BELOW NORMAL EARLY
IN THE WEEK BEFORE A STRONG PUSH OF WARMING ARRIVES ON THURSDAY.

NYZ001-002-010-011-292115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
440 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           80           60
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       39           33           39
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  8                     SW 24
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 15         S 12         W 25
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.10         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                                  5            5
PRECIP BEGIN                                 10 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                              CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               40           75           64
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3490          280         6870
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 19         S 20         W 33
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               66310         5600       226710
DISPERSION INDEX                   66            6          227
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-292115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
440 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        MCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           80           70
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE SNOW SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       38           29           37
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  5                      W 20
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 12         S 13         W 22
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.11         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                                  7            7
PRECIP BEGIN                                 10 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                              CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               35           78           66
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3440          350         6210
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 14         S 19         W 32
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               48160         6650       198720
DISPERSION INDEX                   48            7          199
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-292115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
440 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           70           50
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       40           31           41
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  6                     SW 20
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 11         S 10         W 23
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.04         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                                  2            3
PRECIP BEGIN                                 12 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                              CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               36           74           60
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3790           50         6780
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 12         S 15         W 31
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               45480          750       210180
DISPERSION INDEX                   45            1          210
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-292115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
440 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          MON
CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           70           70
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE SNOW SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       36           25           39
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     SW 18
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 11         S  9         W 21
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.07         0.14
PRECIP DURATION                                  4           10
PRECIP BEGIN                                  1 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                              CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               43           79           65
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3940           30         6530
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 13         S 14         W 29
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               51220          420       189370
DISPERSION INDEX                   51            0          189
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.

WIND MONDAY NIGHT...WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND THURSDAY...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

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