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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Pennsylvania
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.Discussion...

Dry weather through early Friday with the exception of the
Maryland panhandle and adjacent West Virginia mountains. Rain
chances return later Friday and Saturday region-wide, as a cold
low pressure system slowly meanders through the region.
Precipitation amounts will be light.

PAZ021-029-031-073>076-270915-
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
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           40           50
Temp (24h trend)      42 (+5)      64 (+4)      43           54
RH % (24h trend)      92 (-4)      46 (-3)      94           47
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      SW  5        SW  6        W  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.02         0.06         0.12
Precip Duration                    1            2            2
Precip Begin                       6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              2110                      1800
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             6920                      5900
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 14                      W 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  83040                     76700
Dispersion                         4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            3            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

WVZ001>004-012-021-270915-
Hancock-Brooke-Ohio-Marshall-Wetzel-Marion-
Including the cities of Weirton, Follansbee, Wellsburg, Wheeling,
Moundsville, New Martinsville, and Fairmont
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)     0            30           40           50
Temp (24h trend)      43 (+6)      66 (+4)      43           58
RH % (24h trend)      91 (-7)      42 (-5)      91           41
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  6         SW  5        NW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.07         0.10
Precip Duration                    1            2            2
Precip Begin                       6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              2030                      1760
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             6660                      5770
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 15                      W 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  86580                     69240
Dispersion                         4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MDZ001-WVZ509>514-270915-
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
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)     60           50           40           50
Temp (24h trend)      41 (+4)      63 (+4)      43           56
RH % (24h trend)      93 (-4)      48 (-1)      92           44
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   SW  9
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  5         W  7         W  8
Precip Amount         0.03         0.05         0.05         0.12
Precip Duration       1            2            2            2
Precip Begin          12 AM        Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1910                      2140
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             6260                      7010
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 15                      W 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  81380                     133190
Dispersion                         4                         5
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ057>059-068-069-270915-
Muskingum-Guernsey-Belmont-Noble-Monroe-
Including the cities of Zanesville, Cambridge, Martins Ferry,
St. Clairsville, Caldwell, and Woodsfield
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)     0            30           40           40
Temp (24h trend)      43 (+6)      66 (+4)      43           55
RH % (24h trend)      90 (-6)      41 (-7)      90           46
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   W  6
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  6         W  6         NW  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.02         0.07         0.06
Precip Duration                    1            2            2
Precip Begin                       12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              2060                      2030
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             6750                      6670
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 16                      NW 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  94500                     93380
Dispersion                         4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

OHZ039>041-048>050-270915-
Tuscarawas-Carroll-Columbiana-Coshocton-Harrison-Jefferson-
Including the cities of New Philadelphia, Dover, Carrollton,
Malvern, East Liverpool, Salem, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cadiz,
and Steubenville
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)     0            30           50           50
Temp (24h trend)      41 (+4)      65 (+5)      42           50
RH % (24h trend)      90 (-4)      42 (-7)      90           52
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   W  5
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      SW  6        SW  6        NW  9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.03         0.09         0.08
Precip Duration                    1            2            2
Precip Begin                       12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              2050                      1930
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             6740                      6320
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 15                      NW 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  87620                     94800
Dispersion                         4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-270915-
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
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)     0            30           50           60
Temp (24h trend)      38 (+1)      62 (+4)      39           48
RH % (24h trend)      93 (0)       49 (-3)      97           53
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   SW  5
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      SW  5        SW  5        NW  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.09         0.11
Precip Duration                    0            2            5
Precip Begin                       3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              2100                      1860
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             6900                      6120
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 12                     W 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  69000                     79560
Dispersion                         4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ023-270915-
Indiana-
Including the city of Indiana
252 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Rain         Rain
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            50           60
Temp (24h trend)      40 (+1)      61 (+2)      42           49
RH % (24h trend)      94 (+1)      53 (+1)      99           53
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               Lgt/Var                   SW  7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  5        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.07         0.13
Precip Duration                                 2            5
Precip Begin                                    6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(m-agl/msl)              1910                      1660
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             6260                      5460
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 12                      W 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  62600                     76440
Dispersion                         4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            3            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of light rain and drizzle. Lows
in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds 15 to
20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Warmer. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs
around 60. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Warmer. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in
the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$


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