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
733 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A warm front will bring a period of rain to Western New York with
some mixed wintry precipitation to a few spots this morning.
Temperatures will be much warmer this afternoon behind the front.
Then front will meander southward tonight and stall across the
region, with cooler temperatures north of the boundary and several
disturbances bringing periods of rain over the weekend and early
next week.

NYZ001-002-010-011-242100-
Niagara-Orleans-Northern Erie-Genesee-
733 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                    100           90           90
Precip type                   Showers         Rain         Rain
Max/Min Temp                       57           35           43
AM Wind (mph)                    S  9                     NE  9
PM Wind (mph)                   SW 17         W  9        NE  9
Precip amount                    0.16         0.24         0.38
Precip duration                     6           10           11
Precip begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               45          100           77
Haines Index                        2            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           1250          150         1500
Transport wind (kt)             SW 20         W  9         E 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               25000         1350        24000
Dispersion Index                   25            1           24
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-242100-
Wyoming-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus-Allegany-Southern Erie-
733 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                     MCldy        MCldy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                    100           40           90
Precip type                  Frz Rain         Rain         Rain
Max/Min Temp                       59           43           55
AM Wind (mph)                    S 12                   Lgt/Var
PM Wind (mph)                   SW 14        SW 10      Lgt/Var
Precip amount                    0.14         0.06         0.23
Precip duration                     6            2            8
Precip begin                     6 AM         7 PM   Continuing
Precip end                      12 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               39          100           75
Haines Index                        2            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           1710           20         1620
Transport wind (kt)             SW 16        SW  7         N  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               27360          140        11340
Dispersion Index                   27            0           11
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-242100-
Monroe-Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Livingston-Ontario-
733 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                    100           90           80
Precip type                  Frz Rain         Rain         Rain
Max/Min Temp                       58           35           44
AM Wind (mph)                    S 10                     NE  5
PM Wind (mph)                   SW 12         W  6        NE  6
Precip amount                    0.16         0.22         0.31
Precip duration                     8           11            9
Precip begin                     7 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               41          100           76
Haines Index                        2            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           1100           30         1500
Transport wind (kt)             SW 16         W  4        NE 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               17600          120        15000
Dispersion Index                   18            0           15
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ006>008-242100-
Oswego-Jefferson-Lewis-
733 AM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                    Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                    100           90           80
Precip type                Snow/fz Ra   Sleet/rain    Snow/rain
Max/Min Temp                       45           31           41
AM Wind (mph)                    S  9                   Lgt/Var
PM Wind (mph)                    S  9      Lgt/Var        NE  5
Precip amount                    0.30         0.19         0.26
Precip duration                    10           11            9
Precip begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               39          100           67
Haines Index                        3            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           1020          180         2730
Transport wind (kt)              S 14        SW  9        NE  9
Vent Rate (kt-ft)               14280         1620        24570
Dispersion Index                   14            2           25
REMARKS...None.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain and freezing rain.
Lows in the mid 30s.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with rain and freezing rain likely. Highs in the
upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with rain and freezing rain likely. Lows in the
mid 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and freezing rain. Lows
in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 50s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s.

WIND SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast around 5 mph.
WIND SUNDAY...Northeast around 10 mph.
WIND MONDAY...East around 10 mph.
WIND TUESDAY...East around 5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation above normal.

$$



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