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
400 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...

A DEEP UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL REMAIN PARKED OVER THE REGION
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. AS A RESULT...WE CAN EXPECT SOMEWHAT
UNSETTLED WEATHER TO PERSIST THROUGH THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS...
THOUGH TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN FAIRLY CLOSE TO NORMAL LEVELS
FOR EARLY MAY.

NYZ001-002-010-011-052115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
400 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP                       63           45           65
AM WIND (MPH)                   NE  6                      N  5
PM WIND (MPH)                   NE  9         N  5        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     1
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       7 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               50           91           43
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5540           70         6190
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NE 18        NE 14        NE 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               99720          980       117610
DISPERSION INDEX                  100            1          118
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-052115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
400 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30           40
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP                       60           42           61
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                      N  7
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  9         N  7        NE 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.03         0.02         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                     2            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING        10 AM
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         7 PM   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               53           93           45
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 4            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6380           70         6730
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NE 18        NE 19        NE 24
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              114840         1330       161520
DISPERSION INDEX                  115            1          162
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-052115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
400 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           50
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE      SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP                       63           45           62
AM WIND (MPH)                   NE  5                      N  6
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  9         N  6        NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                                               1
PRECIP BEGIN                                              12 PM
PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               50           90           49
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6460           70         5830
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NE 18        NE 18        NE 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              116280         1260       110770
DISPERSION INDEX                  116            1          111
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-052115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
400 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           40
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE      SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP                       61           45           66
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     NE  7
PM WIND (MPH)                   NE  7         N  7        NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                               1
PRECIP BEGIN                                               1 PM
PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               51           86           43
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5780           70         6100
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NE 14        NE 18        NE 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               80920         1260        91500
DISPERSION INDEX                   81            1           92
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
.SUNDAY...OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

WIND FRIDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
WIND SATURDAY...EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...WEST AROUND 10 MPH.

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

$$



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