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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

.Discussion...

Dry and warm weather is expected under a high pressure ridge
through early Wednesday. Rain chances return with a Wednesday
afternoon cold front.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-202115-
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
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            80
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+16)     56 (+4)      70
RH % (24h trend)      50 (-17)     87 (0)       64
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW  9 G22                 SW 10 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 10 G22    S  8 G17     W  7 G19
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.14
Precip Duration                                 6
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1040                      880
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3420                      2900
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22                     SW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     64980                     55100
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          3            4            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-202115-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            80
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+13)     58 (+4)      71
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-14)     84 (+2)      63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 10 G22                 SW 10 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 10 G22    S  8 G18     W  7 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.15
Precip Duration                                 6
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1170                      900
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3840                      2940
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22                     SW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     72960                     52920
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-202115-
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
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            60
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+14)     54 (+5)      71
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-19)     85 (-2)      59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 10 G23                 SW 11 G21
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW  9 G23    S  8 G19     W 10 G20
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.09
Precip Duration                                 4
Precip Begin                                    8 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1200                      1070
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3920                      3500
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24                     W 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     82320                     73500
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-202115-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            80
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+13)     59 (+5)      66
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-13)     87 (+7)      70
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 10 G22                  SW  9 G19
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 11 G23     S  9 G19     NW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.24
Precip Duration                                 8
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1100                      540
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3610                      1780
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24                     NW 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     75810                     23140
Dispersion            4                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-202115-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            80
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+16)     58 (+5)      63
RH % (24h trend)      55 (-14)     90 (+2)      74
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 11 G23                  SW  9 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 12 G24     S  9 G20     NW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.26
Precip Duration                                 9
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 920                       440
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3020                      1450
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24                     NW 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     63420                     20300
Dispersion            4                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-202115-
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
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            80
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+22)     54 (+9)      64
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-14)     93 (-4)      75
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 10 G22                 SW  9 G19
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 11 G23    S  9 G20     NW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.18
Precip Duration                                 7
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 620                       480
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2040                      1580
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 21                     NW 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     36720                     20540
Dispersion            3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-202115-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
400 AM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            70
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+23)     55 (+10)     68
RH % (24h trend)      58 (-14)     89 (-9)      68
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW  9 G22                 SW 10 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 10 G22    S  7 G18     W  8 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.12
Precip Duration                                 6
Precip Begin                                    8 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 880                       730
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2890                      2410
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24                     W 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     60690                     45790
Dispersion            4                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Rain showers and freezing rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs in the mid 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain showers. Warmer. Lows around 40. Highs around 60.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 50s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 50.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$



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