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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Discussion...

Cold with another round of snow showers expected this evening,
mostly north of Pittsburgh. Some temperature moderation is then
expected over the weekend.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-152115-
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
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance Precip (%)     30           50           30
Temp (24h trend)      29 (+3)      19 (+4)      38
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-2)      97 (+7)      54
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  9 G19
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW  7        W 10 G19     SW  8 G19
Precip Amount         0.01         0.04         0.01
Precip Duration       1            2            1
Precip Begin          11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1320                      800
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4340                      2620
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 20                      SW 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     73780                     55020
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-152115-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Snow Showers None
Chance Precip (%)     0            30           0
Temp (24h trend)      31 (+2)      22 (+4)      40
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-6)      95 (+4)      52
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW  7        W  9 G17     SW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration                    2
Precip Begin                       6 PM
Precip End                         6 AM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1350                      860
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4430                      2820
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 20                      SW 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     75310                     56400
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-152115-
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
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance Precip (%)     30           40           30
Temp (24h trend)      28 (0)       17 (0)       38
RH % (24h trend)      62 (-11)     100 (+4)     53
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   W 12 G25
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  W  8 G19     W 12 G31     W 11 G24
Precip Amount         0.01         0.04         0.01
Precip Duration       1            2            1
Precip Begin          9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   12 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1220                      740
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4000                      2440
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 22                      W 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     76000                     51240
Dispersion            4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-152115-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Snow Showers None
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           0
Temp (24h trend)      30 (+2)      22 (+6)      40
RH % (24h trend)      59 (+2)      96 (+5)      52
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW  7        W  8         SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.00
Precip Duration                    1
Precip Begin                       6 PM
Precip End                         6 AM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1440                      740
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4740                      2430
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 26                      SW 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     109020                    48600
Dispersion            5                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-152115-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance Precip (%)     30           40           20
Temp (24h trend)      29 (+3)      21 (+8)      38
RH % (24h trend)      66 (+7)      100 (+10)    58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW  8        W  9         SW  6
Precip Amount         0.01         0.03         0.00
Precip Duration       1            2            1
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   12 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1330                      700
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4360                      2300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 20                     SW 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     74120                     48300
Dispersion            4                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-152115-
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
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance Precip (%)     40           70           50
Temp (24h trend)      26 (+2)      17 (+6)      34
RH % (24h trend)      71 (+11)     100 (+4)     63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   W  8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW  7        W 10 G17     W  6
Precip Amount         0.02         0.07         0.04
Precip Duration       1            4            2
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1410                      700
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4630                      2300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 18                     SW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     74080                     43700
Dispersion            4                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-152115-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
259 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Snow Showers Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           40
Temp (24h trend)      27 (+3)      17 (+5)      35
RH % (24h trend)      69 (+9)      99 (+3)      61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  Lgt/Var                   W  9 G18
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  W  7         W  9 G18     W  8 G17
Precip Amount         0.01         0.06         0.02
Precip Duration       1            4            2
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl) 1340                      720
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4400                      2350
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 20                     W 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     74800                     49350
Dispersion            4                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Lows in the mid 20s.
Highs in the lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow and rain. Colder.
Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to
20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$


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