Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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FNUS51 KBUF 260919
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
519 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...

DEEP LOW PRESSURE NEAR JAMES BAY WILL MAINTAIN COOL...UNSETTLED
WEATHER WITH LAKE EFFECT SHOWERS EAST OF THE GREAT LAKES TODAY AND
TONIGHT. A SURFACE TROUGH WILL CROSS THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON WITH
WINDS SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD
ACROSS THE GREAT LAKES FRIDAY WITH TEMPERATURES RETURNING TO MORE
SEASONABLE READINGS THIS WEEKEND.

NYZ001-002-010>012-085-262115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-WYOMING-SOUTHERN ERIE-
519 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       68           52           69
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  6                      W  7
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 11         W  8        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.06         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         7 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               62           99           58
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 3            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              7460            0         6710
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 12         W  9         W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               89520            0        67100
DISPERSION INDEX                   90            0           67
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ019>021-262115-
CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-
519 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           50            0
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       64           49           67
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     NW  5
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  7         W  6        NW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.11         0.08         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     4            4
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         6 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               68          100           59
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 3            4            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6640           80         6580
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 11         W  6        NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               73040          480        65800
DISPERSION INDEX                   73            0           66
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-262115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
519 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       70           55           69
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  7                      W  9
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  9         W  6        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.05         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                     1            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     2 PM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING        11 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               58           95           58
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              7030            0         6050
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 11         W 10        NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               77330            0        54450
DISPERSION INDEX                   77            0           54
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-262115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
519 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     50           40            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       70           54           68
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                    W  8        SW  5        NW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.12         0.11         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         5 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               62          100           61
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 3            4            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6700           20         6640
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 11        SW  5         W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               73700          100        59760
DISPERSION INDEX                   74            0           60
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S.

WIND THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND FRIDAY...SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$



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