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
439 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION THIS MORNING...USHERING IN A MUCH
COLDER AIR MASS FOR TODAY AND SATURDAY. SNOW SHOWERS WILL ACCOMPANY
THIS COLD FRONT...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW TONIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA TO START THE WEEK...BRINGING A
SLOW WARMING TREND. THE REST OF THE WEEK WILL TRANSITION BACK TO A
MORE ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN BRINGING SEVERAL CHANCES FOR RAIN AND
SNOW.

NYZ001-002-010-011-272115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
439 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80          100           80
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       32           16           26
AM WIND (MPH)                    W  7                      N 13
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 11        NW 13        NW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.10         0.12         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                     8           11            6
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         2 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               73           87           46
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6040         2190         4820
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 12        NW 15        NW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               72480        32850        67480
DISPERSION INDEX                   72           33           67
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-272115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
439 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           70           70
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       32           11           23
AM WIND (MPH)                    W  6                      N 11
PM WIND (MPH)                   NW 10         N  9        NW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.05         0.07         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                     4            9            5
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         4 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               65           93           51
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6080          910         7290
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 12        NW 12        NW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               72960        10920       102060
DISPERSION INDEX                   73           11          102
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-272115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
439 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY       CLOUDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     80           90           70
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       33           14           25
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  7                      N 12
PM WIND (MPH)                    N 10         N 10        NW 14
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.07         0.10         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                     7           11            6
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         2 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               69           90           49
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6340          270         5310
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 11         N 14        NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               69740         3780        79650
DISPERSION INDEX                   70            4           80
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-272115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
439 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           30           30
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       33            9           24
AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  6                      N 10
PM WIND (MPH)                    N  9         N  9        NW 11
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.04         0.01         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                     4            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM         8 PM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                       3 PM   CONTINUING        11 AM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               66           93           49
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5450          250         4880
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW  8         N 13        NW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               43600         3250        63440
DISPERSION INDEX                   44            3           63
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 13.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.

WIND SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$







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