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
455 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...

IT WILL BE A WARM AND HUMID LABOR DAY WITH A FEW SPOTTY SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE ACROSS WESTERN NEW YORK THIS AFTERNOON...BUT
THE VAST MAJORITY OF THE DAY SHOULD BE RAIN FREE. A COLD FRONT WILL
THEN CROSS THE REGION ON TUESDAY WITH MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE LOWER LAKES
BEHIND THIS COLD FRONT AND BRING DRY WEATHER WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

NYZ001-002-010-011-012115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
455 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           40           70
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       84           68           78
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     SW 11
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  8        SW  7         W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.06         0.52
PRECIP DURATION                                  1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                                  6 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                              CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               57          100           64
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 4            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4710           70         4070
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW  9        SW 14         W 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               42390          980        73260
DISPERSION INDEX                   42            1           73
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-012115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
455 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30           60
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       82           64           77
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     SW 10
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  9        SW  7         W 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.08         0.05         0.53
PRECIP DURATION                     1            1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                     1 PM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               59          100           70
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 4            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6120           70         4520
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 12        SW 10         W 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               73440          700        99440
DISPERSION INDEX                   73            1           99
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-012115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
455 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30           70
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       84           67           80
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                     SW  9
PM WIND (MPH)                    S  6      LGT/VAR         W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.02         0.53
PRECIP DURATION                     1            1            5
PRECIP BEGIN                     5 PM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               56          100           67
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            3
LAL                                 4            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6830           70         4700
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              S  5         S  5         W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               34150          350        94000
DISPERSION INDEX                   34            0           94
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-012115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
455 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           70
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       83           65           80
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                      S  6
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  6      LGT/VAR         W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.46
PRECIP DURATION                                               5
PRECIP BEGIN                                               6 AM
PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               55          100           67
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            3            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6550           70         5220
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW  9         S  5        SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               58950          350        93960
DISPERSION INDEX                   59            0           94
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.

WIND TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND FRIDAY...SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$







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