Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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FNUS51 KBUF 261020
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
520 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...

CLOUD COVER WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH ACROSS MUCH OF THE FORECAST AREA
TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE RIDGES ACROSS THE REGION TODAY.
FAIR...DRY...AND SEASONABLY MILD WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS
EVENING WITH INCREASING CLOUDS SATURDAY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM. THIS WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CROSS WELL TO
OUR NORTH ACROSS CANADA WHILE SWINGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA
SATURDAY NIGHT THAT WILL BRING SHOWERS FOLLOWED BY A RETURN TO MORE
WINTER-LIKE TEMPERATURES NEXT WEEK.

NYZ001-002-010-011-262115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
520 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       46           34           47
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW 12                     SW  8
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 12        SW  9        SW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               52           92           77
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3400           60         3140
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 17        SW  9        SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               57800          540        56520
DISPERSION INDEX                   58            1           57
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-262115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
520 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       45           31           46
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW 10                     SW  8
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  9        SW  9        SW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               49           96           73
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3210          130         3100
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 14        SW 12        SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               44940         1560        43400
DISPERSION INDEX                   45            2           43
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-262115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
520 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       47           32           47
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 11                     SW  7
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  9        SW  7         S 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               48           92           76
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3910           50         3190
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 20         S  7        SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               78200          350        51040
DISPERSION INDEX                   78            0           51
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-262115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
520 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           30
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE    SPRINKLES
MAX/MIN TEMP                       42           30           42
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 11                     SW  5
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 10        SW  6         S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                               1
PRECIP BEGIN                                               4 PM
PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               62           95           79
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3970           90         2970
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 20        SW 12        SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               79400         1080        41580
DISPERSION INDEX                   79            1           42
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.

WIND SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

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