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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
000
FNUS51 KBUF 181433
FWFBUF

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western New York
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
1033 AM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will move across the area this afternoon and produce a
few more widely scattered showers and thunderstorms mainly southeast
of the lakes. Another weak front will cross the area Saturday with
widely scattered showers and thunderstorms, especially across the
Southern Tier. High pressure will then bring a return to dry weather
Sunday and Monday.

NYZ001-002-010-011-182100-
Niagara-Orleans-Northern Erie-Genesee-
1033 AM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)                      0            0           30
Precip type                      None         None        Tstms
Max/Min Temp                       84           64           77
AM Wind (mph)                   SW  9                      W  9
PM Wind (mph)                   SW 16        SW 10         W 13
Precip amount                    0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip duration                                               1
Precip begin                                               4 PM
Precip end                                           Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               54           95           54
Haines Index                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            4            4
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           5920          210         6890
Transport wind (kt)             SW 25         W  8         W 19
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              148000         1680       130910
Dispersion Index                  148            2          131
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-182100-
Wyoming-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus-Allegany-Southern Erie-
1033 AM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)                     40           30           40
Precip type                     Tstms      Showers        Tstms
Max/Min Temp                       82           59           76
AM Wind (mph)                   SW  7                      W  7
PM Wind (mph)                   SW 11         W  9         W 10
Precip amount                    0.06         0.05         0.09
Precip duration                     3            2            2
Precip begin                     8 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               55          100           52
Haines Index                        4            3            3
LAL                                 4            4            4
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           6750           50         5560
Transport wind (kt)              W 20        SW 10         W 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              135000          500        88960
Dispersion Index                  135            1           89
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-182100-
Monroe-Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Livingston-Ontario-
1033 AM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)                     40           30           30
Precip type                     Tstms      Showers        Tstms
Max/Min Temp                       87           62           79
AM Wind (mph)                   SW  6                      W  8
PM Wind (mph)                   SW 10         W  8         W 11
Precip amount                    0.04         0.02         0.03
Precip duration                     1            1            0
Precip begin                     1 PM   Continuing         5 PM
Precip end                 Continuing        10 PM   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               53           97           53
Haines Index                        4            3            3
LAL                                 4            4            4
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           7110            0         6410
Transport wind (kt)             SW 16         W 12         W 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              113760            0       108970
Dispersion Index                  114            0          109
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ006>008-182100-
Oswego-Jefferson-Lewis-
1033 AM EDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sat
Cloud cover                     MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)                     40           40           30
Precip type                     Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Max/Min Temp                       84           62           76
AM Wind (mph)                    S  5                     SW  6
PM Wind (mph)                   SW  8        SW  5         W 11
Precip amount                    0.13         0.07         0.03
Precip duration                     3            3            2
Precip begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                 Continuing   Continuing         1 PM
Min/Max Humidity (%)               60          100           57
Haines Index                        3            3            3
LAL                                 5            5            3
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           7030           10         6440
Transport wind (kt)             SW 17        SW  8         W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              119510           80       115920
Dispersion Index                  120            0          116
REMARKS...None.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs in the lower 70s.

WIND SATURDAY NIGHT...West around 5 mph.
WIND SUNDAY...South around 5 mph.
WIND MONDAY...West around 5 mph.
WIND TUESDAY...South around 5 mph.

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

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.