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
500 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.DISCUSSION...

A ROUND OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL SHIFT ACROSS
WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW YORK TODAY AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES
ACROSS THE LOWER GREAT LAKES. SHOWERS SHOULD DIMINISH LATE MORNING
INTO THIS AFTERNOON AS THE LOW MOVES AWAY FROM THE REGION. AFTER A
DRY DAY ON TUESDAY...COOL AND UNSETTLED WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO
PREVAIL FOR MUCH OF THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK AS A DEEP UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH SETTLES OVER THE REGION.

NYZ001-002-010-011-022115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
500 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP                       54           39           61
AM WIND (MPH)                   NE  7                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  6      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.32         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     4
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                      11 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               68           90           47
HAINES INDEX                        2            3            3
LAL                                 3            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3390           90         6810
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  7        SW  3         N  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               23730          270        20430
DISPERSION INDEX                   24            0           20
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-022115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
500 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100            0            0
PRECIP TYPE             SHOWERS/TSTMS         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP                       53           39           59
AM WIND (MPH)                   NE  5                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  6      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.27         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     4
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                      10 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               73           92           51
HAINES INDEX                        2            2            3
LAL                                 5            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3540          220         5750
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  9        NE  4         N  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               31860          880        23000
DISPERSION INDEX                   32            1           23
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-022115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
500 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP                       52           40           61
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  6      LGT/VAR         N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.35         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     4
PRECIP BEGIN                     7 AM
PRECIP END                       6 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               73           93           47
HAINES INDEX                        2            3            3
LAL                                 3            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2580          120         5730
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  8        NW  4         N  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               20640          480        28650
DISPERSION INDEX                   21            0           29
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-022115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
500 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          TUE
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                    100            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP                       52           38           61
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.31         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     5
PRECIP BEGIN                     9 AM
PRECIP END                       6 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               78           94           46
HAINES INDEX                        2            3            3
LAL                                 3            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4150          140         6670
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NE  4         N  5        NW  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               16600          700        26680
DISPERSION INDEX                   17            1           27
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
60.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.

WIND TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND THURSDAY...EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND FRIDAY...NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$

SMITH



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