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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.Discussion...

Periodic rain chances will continue through Sunday.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-220930-
Allegheny-Washington-Greene-Westmoreland-Westmoreland Ridges-
Fayette-Fayette Ridges-
Including the cities of Pittsburgh Metro Area, Washington,
Canonsburg, Waynesburg, Murrysville, Greensburg, New Kensington,
Ligonier, Donegal, Uniontown, Champion, and Ohiopyle
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Rain         Rain         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     90           90           60           80
Temp (24h trend)      35 (-23)     47 (-23)     39           64
RH % (24h trend)      88 (+12)     77 (+19)     97           77
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               NE  7                     Lgt/Var
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  N  6         NE  5        Lgt/Var      SW  5
Precip Amount         0.29         0.49         0.18         0.37
Precip Duration       6            9            4            11
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              440                       340
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             1460                      1130
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 13                      SW 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  16060                     10170
Dispersion                         2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-220930-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Rain         Rain         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     90           90           60           80
Temp (24h trend)      36 (-21)     51 (-21)     41           68
RH % (24h trend)      89 (+5)      81 (+28)     98           72
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               NE  8                     Lgt/Var
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  N  7         NW  5        Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.32         0.45         0.19         0.29
Precip Duration       6            8            3            10
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              400                       480
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             1320                      1570
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  8                     SW 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  9240                      23550
Dispersion                         1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-220930-
Garrett-Monongalia-
Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-Preston-
Eastern Preston-Western Tucker-Eastern Tucker-
Including the cities of Mountain Lake Park, Oakland MD,
Grantsville, Morgantown, Coopers Rock, Kingwood, Bruceton Mills,
Terra Alta, Rowlesburg, Hazelton, Parsons, Hendricks,
Saint George, Davis, Thomas, and Canaan Valley
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Rain         Rain         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     90           90           70           70
Temp (24h trend)      39 (-15)     55 (-16)     40           66
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+15)     80 (+25)     100          72
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               E  8                      Lgt/Var
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  N  5         SW  7        Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.18         0.49         0.22         0.16
Precip Duration       6            11           9            7
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              250                       940
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             820                       3090
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 10                      SW 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  7380                      61800
Dispersion                         1                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-220930-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Rain         Rain         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     100          90           60           90
Temp (24h trend)      35 (-27)     47 (-22)     40           65
RH % (24h trend)      88 (+18)     79 (+24)     95           77
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               NE  8                     Lgt/Var
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  N  7 G19     N  5         Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.38         0.38         0.19         0.43
Precip Duration       7            7            3            11
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              500                       230
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             1650                      760
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 10                      SW 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  14850                     11400
Dispersion                         2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-220930-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Frz Rain     Frz Rain     Rain         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     100          90           60           90
Temp (24h trend)      32 (-30)     43 (-24)     37           62
RH % (24h trend)      87 (+16)     77 (+20)     95           79
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               NE  7                     Lgt/Var
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  N  7 G22     NE  5        Lgt/Var      SW  5
Precip Amount         0.26         0.29         0.12         0.60
Precip Duration       6            7            3            11
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              540                       310
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             1780                      1010
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE 15                     W 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  23140                     18180
Dispersion                         2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-220930-
Mercer-Venango-Forest-Lawrence-Butler-Clarion-Jefferson-Beaver-
Armstrong-
Including the cities of Sharon, Hermitage, Grove City, Oil City,
Franklin, Tionesta, New Castle, Ellwood City, Butler, Clarion,
Punxsutawney, Brookville, Aliquippa, Beaver Falls, Ambridge,
Monaca, Kittanning, and Ford City
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Frz Rain     Snow/fz Ra   Frz Rain     Frz Rain
Chance Precip (%)     90           90           60           80
Temp (24h trend)      29 (-30)     41 (-25)     34           57
RH % (24h trend)      90 (+14)     72 (+10)     98           81
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               NE  6                     Lgt/Var
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  N  6 G20     NE  5        Lgt/Var      S  5
Precip Amount         0.15         0.31         0.06         0.62
Precip Duration       5            8            3            11
Precip Begin          8 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              610                       260
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             2000                      840
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 15                      SW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  26000                     13440
Dispersion                         3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-220930-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
302 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Frz Rain     Rain         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     90           90           70           80
Temp (24h trend)      33 (-23)     41 (-30)     35           57
RH % (24h trend)      91 (+6)      79 (+21)     97           81
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               E  6                      SE  5
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  N  5         E  5         Lgt/Var      S  5
Precip Amount         0.22         0.49         0.12         0.45
Precip Duration       5            10           5            12
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              430                       180
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             1420                      590
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 20                      SW 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  24140                     8260
Dispersion                         2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 50s.
East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
around 50. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the upper
40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$


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