Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western New York
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
433 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will drift east off the New England coast today while
low pressure moves slowly through the Ohio Valley. It will be
another very dry day east of Lake Ontario, with afternoon minimum
relative humidity dropping to around 25 percent. Farther west,
minimum relative humidity will briefly drop to around 35 percent
across the Niagara Frontier, Genesee Valley, and western Finger
Lakes before increasing again late today as showers arrive. Periods
of rain will then bring widespread wetting rain tonight through
Wednesday.

NYZ001-002-010-011-242100-
Niagara-Orleans-Northern Erie-Genesee-
433 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed
Cloud cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                     30          100          100
Precip type                   Showers      Showers         Rain
Max/Min Temp                       65           43           54
AM Wind (mph)                    S  7                     NE  5
PM Wind (mph)                    S  8         E  6         N  9
Precip amount                    0.01         0.32         0.42
Precip duration                     1           10           11
Precip begin                     5 PM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               37          100           73
Haines Index                        3            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           7040           70         3660
Transport wind (kt)              S 19        SE  8         N 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              133760          560        65880
Dispersion Index                  134            1           66
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-242100-
Wyoming-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus-Allegany-Southern Erie-
433 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed
Cloud cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                     80          100          100
Precip type                   Showers         Rain         Rain
Max/Min Temp                       59           43           53
AM Wind (mph)                    S  9                   Lgt/Var
PM Wind (mph)                   SE 10        SE  7        NW  8
Precip amount                    0.06         0.28         0.28
Precip duration                     5           11           11
Precip begin                     6 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                 Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               39          100           72
Haines Index                        3            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           5560           70         4530
Transport wind (kt)              S 22        SE 12         N 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              122320          840        90600
Dispersion Index                  122            1           91
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-242100-
Monroe-Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Livingston-Ontario-
433 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed
Cloud cover                     MCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                      0          100          100
Precip type                      None      Showers         Rain
Max/Min Temp                       67           44           55
AM Wind (mph)                    S  8                     NE  5
PM Wind (mph)                    S  9        SE  5         N  6
Precip amount                    0.00         0.25         0.36
Precip duration                                 10           11
Precip begin                                  6 PM   Continuing
Precip end                              Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               32          100           74
Haines Index                        4            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           7220           70         4350
Transport wind (kt)              S 18         S 11         N 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              129960          770        69600
Dispersion Index                  130            1           70
REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ006>008-242100-
Oswego-Jefferson-Lewis-
433 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Wed
Cloud cover                     PCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                      0          100          100
Precip type                      None      Showers         Rain
Max/Min Temp                       69           43           55
AM Wind (mph)                    S  8                      E  7
PM Wind (mph)                    S  8         S  5        NE  7
Precip amount                    0.00         0.14         0.37
Precip duration                                  8           11
Precip begin                                  8 PM   Continuing
Precip end                              Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Humidity (%)               22          100           73
Haines Index                        4            3            2
LAL                                 1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)           7800           70         3510
Transport wind (kt)             SW 14        SW 10        NE 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)              109200          700        52650
Dispersion Index                  109            1           53
REMARKS...None.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Periods of rain. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper
30s.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain showers. Highs
around 50.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs around 50.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of snow showers. Lows in the
mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s.

WIND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North around 10 mph.
WIND THURSDAY...West around 10 mph.
WIND FRIDAY...Southwest around 10 mph.
WIND SATURDAY...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$


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