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
546 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY CROSS WESTERN NEW YORK TODAY WHILE
PRODUCING OCCASIONAL SHOWERS. THE LOW WILL THEN TRANSFER TO JUST OFF
THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST BY WEDNESDAY AND SHIFT NORTH ALONG THE EAST
COAST THROUGH THE WEEK WHILE CONTINUING PLENTY OF CLOUDS AND SHOWERS
ACROSS THE NORTHEAST. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN ON THE COOL SIDE
THROUGH MOST OF THE WEEK BEFORE WARMER AND DRIER WEATHER DEVELOPS
FOR NEXT WEEKEND.

NYZ001-002-010-011-212130-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
546 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     90           80           60
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      LT RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP                       51           39           53
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  7                      N 12
PM WIND (MPH)                    N 12         N 14         N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.25         0.10         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                     8            9            3
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               75          100           65
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3410         1410         3830
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N 10        NE 16         N 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               34100        22560        57450
DISPERSION INDEX                   34           23           57
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-212130-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
546 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     90           90           70
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      LT RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP                       50           37           47
AM WIND (MPH)                    W  6                      N 11
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW  9         N 11         N 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.24         0.09         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                     9           10            5
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               78          100           76
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4570         1110         2990
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW  9         N 17         N 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               41130        18870        47840
DISPERSION INDEX                   41           19           48
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-212130-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
546 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80           80           60
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      LT RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP                       53           41           51
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                      N 13
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  9         N 15         N 14
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.31         0.12         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                     8            9            5
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               79          100           72
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4390          800         3860
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  8        NE 18         N 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               35120        14400        77200
DISPERSION INDEX                   35           14           77
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-212130-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
546 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80           70           50
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       54           36           51
AM WIND (MPH)                    E  5                     NE 10
PM WIND (MPH)                   NE  8        NE 10         N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.34         0.10         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                     9            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               80          100           72
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5750          660         3990
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              E 10        NE 13        NE 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               57500         8580        67830
DISPERSION INDEX                   58            9           68
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND AREAS OF
DRIZZLE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND AREAS OF DRIZZLE.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S.

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

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

$$

SMITH





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