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
425 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL SWING ACROSS THE STATE TODAY...ACCOMPANIED WITH
LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS. AFTER A BRIEF LULL IN THE PRECIPITATION...AND
THEN AS COLDER AIR BUILDS IN BEHIND THE COLD FRONT TONIGHT A
SECONDARY BATCH OF LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WILL MIX WITH SNOW TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES WILL THEN GRADUALLY WARM THROUGH THE
END OF THE WEEK AS SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE REGION.

NYZ001-002-010-011-222115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
425 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     90           60           30
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       59           34           49
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW 12                     NW 17
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 15         W 16        NW 18
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.12         0.06         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                     7            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM        11 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                       4 PM   CONTINUING        10 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               52           92           36
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5460          300         3620
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 21         W 22        NW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              114660         6600        68780
DISPERSION INDEX                  115            7           69
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-222115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
425 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     90           80           70
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       59           30           48
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW 10                     NW 17
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 15         W 16        NW 18
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.16         0.09         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                     8            5            4
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM        10 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                       5 PM   CONTINUING         1 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               48           99           39
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 3            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4890          190         3950
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 23         W 23        NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              112470         4370        82950
DISPERSION INDEX                  112            4           83
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-222115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
425 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     90           70           60
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       62           34           48
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  9                     NW 18
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 13         W 16        NW 19
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.14         0.07         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                     7            4            4
PRECIP BEGIN                     7 AM         1 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         1 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               53           94           39
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            2
LAL                                 3            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5350          390         3860
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 24        NW 21        NW 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              128400         8190        84920
DISPERSION INDEX                  128            8           85
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-222115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
425 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     90           80           80
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       60           32           49
AM WIND (MPH)                    S  9                      N 16
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 11         W 12        NW 18
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.15         0.10         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                     8            7            5
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         2 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               54          100           44
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3560          140         4830
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 15         W 17         N 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               53400         2380       101430
DISPERSION INDEX                   53            2          101
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.

WIND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND THURSDAY...NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND FRIDAY...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
WIND SATURDAY...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$







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