Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Low pressure organizing in the Central Plains today moves into the
Great Lakes tonight as it strengthens, then tracks across northern
New England later Wednesday. This storm may continue to strengthen
as it moves into the Canadian Maritimes Thursday. An associated warm
front lifts to our north today, and then a strong cold front sweeps
through later Wednesday. A clipper system may move through Friday,
otherwise high pressure begins to build in from the west later
Friday before sliding to our south Saturday. Low pressure in the
Midwest Sunday moves into the Great Lakes Monday with a warm front
to our north.

PAZ054-055-282300-
Carbon-Monroe-
Including the cities of Jim Thorpe and Stroudsburg
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Chance Precip (%)     30           70           70
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          59           51           69
Max/Min RH %          54           98           63
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     Lgt/Var                   SW 11 G26
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  6         S  5         SW 15 G26
Precip Amount         0.03         0.28         0.44
Precip Duration       1            5            7
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    3580         0            4970
Trans Wind (mph)      S 17         SW  7        SW 49
Vent Rate (mphXft)    60860        0            243530
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely and a
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds
around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds
around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of snow. Colder.
Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 17. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs in
the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

PAZ060>062-101-103-105-282300-
Berks-Lehigh-Northampton-Western Chester-Western Montgomery-
Upper Bucks-
Including the cities of Reading, Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton,
Honey Brook, Oxford, Collegeville, Pottstown, Chalfont,
and Perkasie
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     40           80           60
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          65           52           74
Max/Min RH %          51           98           57
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     Lgt/Var                   SW 10 G26
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  5         S  5         SW 16 G31
Precip Amount         0.02         0.27         0.43
Precip Duration       1            5            6
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    4670         0            6490
Trans Wind (mph)      S 20         S  7         SW 55
Vent Rate (mphXft)    93400        0            356950
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of snow. Colder.
Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow and rain. Highs in
the upper 30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 20. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 40. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cold. Lows in the lower
30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.

$$

PAZ070-071-102-104-106-282300-
Delaware-Philadelphia-Eastern Chester-Eastern Montgomery-
Lower Bucks-
Including the cities of Media, Philadelphia, West Chester,
Kennett Square, Norristown, Lansdale, Morrisville, and Doylestown
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     30           80           60
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          66           53           75
Max/Min RH %          50           98           56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     Lgt/Var                   SW 12 G30
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  5         S  5         SW 17 G31
Precip Amount         0.02         0.30         0.21
Precip Duration       1            5            6
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    5410         0            6160
Trans Wind (mph)      SW 22        S  7         SW 57
Vent Rate (mphXft)    119020       0            351120
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower
40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds
around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the lower 30s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in
the lower 40s. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 60. Southwest winds around
5 mph.

$$

NJZ001-007>010-282300-
Sussex-Warren-Morris-Hunterdon-Somerset-
Including the cities of Newton, Washington, Morristown,
Flemington, and Somerville
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           60
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          63           48           72
Max/Min RH %          53           100          58
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     Lgt/Var                   SW 11 G29
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  5         S  4         SW 15 G31
Precip Amount         0.01         0.30         0.39
Precip Duration       0            6            6
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    4860         0            5310
Trans Wind (mph)      S 18         S  8         SW 53
Vent Rate (mphXft)    87480        0            281430
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around
15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds
around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of snow. Colder.
Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow and rain. Colder.
Highs in the upper 30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 19. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

NJZ012-013-015-019-020-027-282300-
Middlesex-Western Monmouth-Mercer-Northwestern Burlington-Ocean-
Southeastern Burlington-
Including the cities of New Brunswick, Freehold, Trenton,
Moorestown, Mount Holly, Jackson, and Wharton State Forest
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           50
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          67           52           75
Max/Min RH %          52           97           57
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     Lgt/Var                   SW 14 G31
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  6         S  7         SW 18 G32
Precip Amount         0.01         0.40         0.14
Precip Duration       0            6            4
Haines Index          3            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    5750         0            5620
Trans Wind (mph)      SW 18        S  8         SW 55
Vent Rate (mphXft)    103500       0            309100
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. West winds around
20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows around 30. West
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in
the lower 40s. West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cold. Lows in the lower
30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

NJZ016>018-021>023-282300-
Salem-Gloucester-Camden-Cumberland-Atlantic-Cape May-
Including the cities of Pennsville, Glassboro, Camden,
Cherry Hill, Millville, Hammonton, and Cape May Court House
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           40
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          68           52           76
Max/Min RH %          53           99           55
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     Lgt/Var                   SW 14 G31
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  6         S  7         SW 18 G32
Precip Amount         0.02         0.34         0.11
Precip Duration       0            5            3
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    5330         0            5700
Trans Wind (mph)      SW 18        S  8         SW 56
Vent Rate (mphXft)    95940        0            319200
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds
around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 30s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in
the mid 40s. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.

$$

NJZ014-026-282300-
Eastern Monmouth-Coastal Ocean-
Including the cities of Sandy Hook and Long Beach Island
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           50
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          59           50           67
Max/Min RH %          64           99           68
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SE  3                     SW 14 G30
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  7         S  9 G19     SW 18 G32
Precip Amount         0.01         0.43         0.12
Precip Duration       0            6            4
Haines Index          3            3            3
LAL                   1            1            4
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    1890         0            1770
Trans Wind (mph)      S  9         S  9         SW 30
Vent Rate (mphXft)    17010        0            53100
Dispersion            Fair         Very Poor    Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. West winds around
20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 30s.
West winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain and snow. Highs in
the lower 40s. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the mid
30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. West
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.

$$

NJZ024-025-282300-
Atlantic Coastal Cape May-Coastal Atlantic-
Including the cities of Ocean City and Atlantic City
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           50
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          58           50           64
Max/Min RH %          65           100          72
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S  3                      SW 16 G30
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  7         S 10 G19     SW 18 G32
Precip Amount         0.02         0.35         0.06
Precip Duration       1            6            2
Haines Index          3            3            3
LAL                   1            1            3
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    1010         0            1050
Trans Wind (mph)      S  9         S 10         SW 23
Vent Rate (mphXft)    9090         0            24150
Dispersion            Poor         Very Poor    Fair

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs around 50. West winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the mid 30s. West
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain. Highs in the mid
40s. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds
around 10 mph.

$$

MDZ008-012-015-019-020-282300-
Cecil-Kent MD-Queen Annes-Talbot-Caroline-
Including the cities of Elkton, Chestertown, Centreville, Easton,
and Denton
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     40           70           40
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          72           56           79
Max/Min RH %          51           93           52
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     Lgt/Var                   SW 15 G34
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  7         S  7         SW 18 G32
Precip Amount         0.05         0.22         0.12
Precip Duration       1            5            4
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    6000         0            7500
Trans Wind (mph)      SW 25        S  8         SW 54
Vent Rate (mphXft)    150000       0            405000
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper
40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds
around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the lower 30s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain. Highs in the mid
40s. West winds around 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the upper
30s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Not as cool. Highs around 60. Southwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.

$$

DEZ001>003-282300-
New Castle-Kent-Inland Sussex-
Including the cities of Wilmington, Dover, and Georgetown
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           40
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          72           56           79
Max/Min RH %          51           96           53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S  3                      SW 15 G32
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  7         S  9 G17     SW 18 G32
Precip Amount         0.04         0.23         0.09
Precip Duration       1            5            3
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            5
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    6020         0            7100
Trans Wind (mph)      SW 23        S  9         SW 59
Vent Rate (mphXft)    138460       0            418900
Dispersion            Very Good    Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper
40s. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds
around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 30s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. West winds around
15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Not as cool. Highs around 60. Southwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds
around 10 mph.

$$

DEZ004-282300-
Delaware Beaches-
Including the city of Rehoboth Beach
315 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Chance Precip (%)     20           60           40
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms
Min/Max Temp          63           54           72
Max/Min RH %          65           98           59
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S  4                      SW 16 G31
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  8         S 11 G19     SW 18 G32
Precip Amount         0.03         0.22         0.04
Precip Duration       1            5            2
Haines Index          4            3            3
LAL                   1            1            3
Mixing Hgt(ft agl)    2050         0            3150
Trans Wind (mph)      S 10         S 10         SW 51
Vent Rate (mphXft)    20500        0            160650
Dispersion            Fair         Very Poor    Very Good

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid
40s. Southwest winds around 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds around
20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the mid 30s. West
winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds around
15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest
winds around 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest
winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 60. South winds around
10 mph.

$$

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

$$



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