Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
435 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...

LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS SOUTH OF LAKE ONTARIO THIS MORNING WILL
SLOWLY END TODAY AS DRIER AIR BEGINS TO BUILD INTO THE REGION.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE WAY OFF THE MARK AT MORE THAN 20 DEGREES BELOW
NORMAL FOR LATE MARCH. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING MAINLY CLEAR SKIES
AND COLD TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WITH DRY WEATHER LASTING INTO SUNDAY.
LOW PRESSURE PASSING TO OUR NORTH WILL BRING A FEW RAIN AND WET SNOW
SHOWERS TO THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL
SLOWLY MODERATE EARLY NEXT WEEK BEFORE A STRONGER PUSH OF WARM AIR
ARRIVES FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK.

NYZ001-002-010-011-282115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
435 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       MCLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     90            0            0
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       26           12           40
AM WIND (MPH)                    N 13                     SW  8
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 14        NW  9        SW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.06         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     8
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       5 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               48           89           42
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4900          120         3520
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 15         W  9        SW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               73500         1080        66880
DISPERSION INDEX                   74            1           67
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-282115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
435 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80            0            0
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       22            6           37
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW 11                     SW  6
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 14        NW  7        SW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.06         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     8
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               55          100           27
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5340            0         3340
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 15        NW 13        SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               80100            0        50100
DISPERSION INDEX                   80            0           50
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-282115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
435 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80            0            0
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       26           12           41
AM WIND (MPH)                    N 13                     SW  6
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 15        NW  8        SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     8
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               50           95           33
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4910           50         3790
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 17        NW 12        SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               83470          600        53060
DISPERSION INDEX                   83            1           53
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-282115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
435 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       23            4           36
AM WIND (MPH)                    N 11                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 12        NW  6        SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               51          100           41
HAINES INDEX                        2            4            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4650            0         3670
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N 13        NW 11        SW 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               60450            0        44040
DISPERSION INDEX                   60            0           44
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

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

WIND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...BREEZY. WEST AROUND 25 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$







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