Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL NY/NORTHEAST PA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS...
A POLAR AIR MASS WILL BE OVER THE REGION TODAY, KEEPING
TEMPERATURES WELL BELOW NORMAL FOR LATE MARCH. SUNSHINE WILL
RETURN ON SUNDAY WITH MODERATING TEMPERATURES. A WEAK FRONTAL
SYSTEM WILL BRING LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT. &&

.NEAR TERM /UNTIL 6 PM THIS EVENING/...
250 AM UPDATE...
A DEEP POLAR AIR MASS WILL ROTATE THROUGH THE NORTHEASTERN U.S.
TODAY, CAUGHT WITHIN AN ELONGATED TROF. ABNORMALLY COLD TEMPS
ALOFT (-15C TO -17C AT 925MB) WILL PUSH INTO WESTERN NY TODAY,
THOUGH MODELS REALISTICALLY SHOW THIS AIR MASS MODERATING TODAY AS
IT GETS CUT OFF FROM ITS SOURCE REGION.

STILL, THE POLAR AIR WILL USHER IN VERY COLD TEMPERATURES, WITH
MAXES ONLY REACHING THE LOWER OR MIDDLE 20S IN INTERIOR SECTIONS
OF THE SUSQUEHANNA REGION. THE "WARM AIR"...MAX TEMPERATURES NEAR
30...WILL BE CONFINED TO THE SOUTHERN FORECAST AREA.

1030 PM EST UPDATE...
FORECAST IS STILL IN VERY GOOD SHAPE. HAVE ADJUSTED TEMPS TO MATCH
REALITY. TEMPS ARE RANGING IN THE 20S TO 30S THIS EVENING. TEMP
FORECAST IS IN GOOD SHAPE AND ARE STILL EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE
TEENS TO LOW 20S. SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT AND
CONTINUE THRU THE OVERNIGHT HRS. FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE READ
THE PREVIOUS FORECAST DISCUSSION BELOW.

NYZ009-282100-
NORTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOONVILLE
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      23 (-11)     7 (-12)      33
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (-4)      100 (0)      42
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 6-10                   LGT/VAR
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 9-13      NW 4-8       SW 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4540                      4410
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 20                      W 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     78950                     48440
DSI                   1            1            1
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ036-037-282100-
MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEIDA...UTICA...ROME
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      25 (-10)     7 (-13)      35
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (-4)      100 (0)      42
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 8-12                   LGT/VAR
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 12-16     NW 6-10      SW 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4830                      4790
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 22                     W 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     87880                     48430
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ015>018-282100-
YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENN YAN...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...
SYRACUSE
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      23 (-11)     11 (-10)     38
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (-10)     100 (0)      32
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 7-11                   W 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 11-15     NW 4-8       SW 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5650                      5460
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 24                      W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     124370                    53090
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          3            2            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ022>025-282100-
STEUBEN-SCHUYLER-CHEMUNG-TOMPKINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORNING...HORNELL...WATKINS GLEN...
ELMIRA...ITHACA
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      26 (-9)      9 (-12)      39
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (-8)      100 (0)      26
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 7-11                   LGT/VAR
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 10-14     NW 5-9       SW 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7480                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 25                      W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     149580                    56680
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ044-045-055-056-282100-
CORTLAND-CHENANGO-TIOGA-BROOME-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORTLAND...NORWICH...OWEGO...BINGHAMTON
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      26 (-8)      5 (-15)      36
RH % (24H TREND)      44 (-13)     100 (0)      29
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 9-13                   LGT/VAR
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 12-16     NW 7-11      SW 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6060                      5620
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 29                      W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     151230                    44950
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ046-057-282100-
OTSEGO-DELAWARE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEONTA...COOPERSTOWN...WALTON
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      27 (-8)      6 (-15)      35
RH % (24H TREND)      51 (-8)      100 (0)      38
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 8-12                   NW 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 12-16     NW 9-13      W 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5830                      5940
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 22                      NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     117370                    48380
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ038>040-043-282100-
BRADFORD-SUSQUEHANNA-NORTHERN WAYNE-WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOWANDA...MONTROSE...TUNKHANNOCK
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      29 (-8)      9 (-14)      40
RH % (24H TREND)      39 (-11)     100 (0)      25
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 8-12                   NW 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 11-15     NW 9-13      W 3-7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7440                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 28                      NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     166040                    55630
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ044-047-282100-
LACKAWANNA-LUZERNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCRANTON...WILKES-BARRE...HAZLETON
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      31 (-7)      11 (-14)     40
RH % (24H TREND)      38 (-6)      100 (0)      24
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 8-12                   NW 5-9
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 11-15     NW 11-15     W 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8660                      6390
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 28                      NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     181820                    51150
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ062-PAZ048-072-282100-
SULLIVAN-PIKE-SOUTHERN WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTICELLO...MILFORD...HONESDALE
514 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      32 (-6)      11 (-14)     39
RH % (24H TREND)      45 (-2)      96 (-4)      21
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 8-12                   NW 6-10
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    NW 11-15     NW 11-15     W 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5920                      6320
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 23                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     110860                    56790
DSI                   1            2            2
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
AND FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$




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