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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Discussion...

Rain is likely with a cold front later today and into Friday.
Temperatures will stay warm through the weekend.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-172115-
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
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           60
Temp (24h trend)      87 (+3)      68 (+4)      83
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-5)      100 (+8)     58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  5         S  5         SW 10 G20
Precip Amount         0.04         0.22         0.07
Precip Duration       1            6            2
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1960                      1870
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6440                      6140
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 13                      W 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     70840                     110520
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-172115-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     60           60           50
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+1)      69 (+3)      82
RH % (24h trend)      56 (+2)      100 (+7)     58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  5         S  5         SW  9 G19
Precip Amount         0.05         0.21         0.06
Precip Duration       2            6            2
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   4 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1810                      1850
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5930                      6060
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 13                     W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     65230                     96960
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-172115-
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
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           60
Temp (24h trend)      84 (+3)      65 (+2)      81
RH % (24h trend)      54 (-5)      100 (+6)     62
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      S  5         SW  9 G21
Precip Amount         0.02         0.12         0.08
Precip Duration       1            5            4
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1880                      1640
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6170                      5380
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW  9                     W 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     49360                     91460
Dispersion            3                         4
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-172115-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     60           60           30
Temp (24h trend)      85 (-1)      69 (+2)      83
RH % (24h trend)      60 (+5)      100 (+6)     57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  6         S  5         SW  9 G20
Precip Amount         0.10         0.33         0.01
Precip Duration       2            7            1
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   11 AM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1730                      2070
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5690                      6790
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 14                     W 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     68280                     135800
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-172115-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     60           60           20
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+1)      69 (+4)      82
RH % (24h trend)      57 (+5)      99 (+6)      56
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  7 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  6         S  6         SW 10 G21
Precip Amount         0.21         0.41         0.00
Precip Duration       2            7            0
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   10 AM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1840                      2050
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6030                      6730
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 14                     W 25
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     72360                     148060
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-172115-
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
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip (%)     60           60           50
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+4)      66 (+7)      83
RH % (24h trend)      46 (+2)      100 (+6)     57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  5         S  5         SW 10 G21
Precip Amount         0.04         0.22         0.05
Precip Duration       2            6            2
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   4 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1990                      2040
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6520                      6680
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 14                      SW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     78240                     126920
Dispersion            4                         5
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-172115-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
418 AM EDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           60
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+4)      69 (+9)      82
RH % (24h trend)      45 (0)       100 (+4)     62
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S  5         S  5         SW  9 G20
Precip Amount         0.01         0.19         0.09
Precip Duration       1            5            4
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1980                      1730
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6490                      5660
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 10                      W 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     58410                     101880
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$



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