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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Discussion...

Much colder weather arrives today along with snow. Heavy lake
effect snow showers will be possible through mid-week. Another
system early Thursday will bring additional accumulation. A brief
warm up follows this weekend.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-122115-
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
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow
Chance Precip (%)     80           70           50
Temp (24h trend)      33 (-5)      11 (-19)     25
RH % (24h trend)      60 (+6)      82 (-2)      49
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  W 10 G25                  W 11 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  W 12 G28     W 12 G28     W  9 G22
Precip Amount         0.09         0.04         0.02
Precip Duration       8            9            1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 2160                      1260
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7090                      4120
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 33                     W 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     205610                    82400
Dispersion            5                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-122115-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow
Chance Precip (%)     70           20           50
Temp (24h trend)      33 (-7)      13 (-18)     27
RH % (24h trend)      53 (+1)      76 (-5)      45
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  W 10 G24                  W  9 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  NW 11 G25    W 11 G24     W  8 G17
Precip Amount         0.05         0.01         0.02
Precip Duration       4            1            1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 2280                      1220
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7490                      3990
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 31                     W 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     202230                    83790
Dispersion            5                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-122115-
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
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow
Chance Precip (%)     100          80           50
Temp (24h trend)      33 (-6)      8 (-22)      24
RH % (24h trend)      59 (+9)      79 (-3)      47
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  W 12 G29                  W 13 G28
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  W 13 G34     W 15 G34     W 11 G25
Precip Amount         0.21         0.06         0.01
Precip Duration       11           9            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 2110                      1210
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6910                      3950
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 36                     W 35
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     214210                    118500
Dispersion            5                         5
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-122115-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow
Chance Precip (%)     70           30           60
Temp (24h trend)      31 (-8)      13 (-17)     27
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-3)      79 (0)       46
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  NW 10 G25                 W  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  NW 11 G25    NW 10 G23    SW  7
Precip Amount         0.03         0.01         0.02
Precip Duration       4            1            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End            Continuing   5 AM         Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 2310                      1120
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7570                      3660
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 33                     W 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     219530                    54900
Dispersion            5                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-122115-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow
Chance Precip (%)     80           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      30 (-6)      12 (-17)     25
RH % (24h trend)      58 (0)       85 (+3)      51
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  NW 11 G26                 W  8 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  NW 12 G27    NW 11 G26    W  7 G17
Precip Amount         0.05         0.02         0.05
Precip Duration       7            1            3
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 2240                      1110
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7350                      3650
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 32                     W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     205800                    58400
Dispersion            5                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-122115-
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
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow
Chance Precip (%)     100          80           70
Temp (24h trend)      31 (-1)      11 (-17)     22
RH % (24h trend)      69 (+5)      93 (+6)      60
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  W  9 G25                  W 11 G22
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  W 11 G26     W 11 G25     W  9 G21
Precip Amount         0.10         0.10         0.07
Precip Duration       12           11           8
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 2010                      1420
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6590                      4650
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 31                      W 25
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     177930                    102300
Dispersion            5                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-122115-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
239 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow
Chance Precip (%)     100          70           70
Temp (24h trend)      33 (-2)      11 (-19)     22
RH % (24h trend)      68 (+8)      88 (0)       57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  W  9 G23                  W 13 G23
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  W 12 G28     W 12 G28     W 11 G23
Precip Amount         0.11         0.05         0.03
Precip Duration       11           9            4
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 2010                      1300
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6600                      4270
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 35                      W 28
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     198000                    102480
Dispersion            5                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Snow. Lows around 17. Highs in the upper 20s.
Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 16. Highs in the upper 20s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows around
20. Highs in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow and rain showers. Lows
in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$


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