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
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL REMAIN STALLED ACROSS QUEBEC AND NORTHERN
NEW ENGLAND BEFORE IT GRADUALLY SLIDES OFF THE MAINE COAST ON SUNDAY.
THIS WILL RESULT IN COOL AND UNSETTLED WEATHER THROUGH FRIDAY WITH
RAIN AND WET SNOW SHOWERS. AS THIS FEATURE MOVES FURTHER AWAY THE
WEATHER IN OUR REGION WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE WITH SOME SUN AND
SLIGHTLY WARMER TEMPERATURES FOR THE WEEKEND.

NYZ001-002-010-011-232115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     40            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       41           29           44
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 14                      W 15
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 20         W 16         W 18
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       5 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               48           73           41
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              7470          500         6870
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 21         W 18         W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              156870         9000       137400
DISPERSION INDEX                  157            9          137
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-232115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     70           30            0
PRECIP TYPE              SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       36           25           40
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 13                      W 13
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 17         W 14         W 18
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.07         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     5            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        10 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               53           81           41
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6540          430         6620
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 23        NW 23         W 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              150420         9890       152260
DISPERSION INDEX                  150           10          152
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-232115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     50            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       41           29           43
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 12                      W 16
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 18         W 16         W 19
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.05         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM
PRECIP END                       5 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               47           75           41
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              8470          560         6840
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 22         W 20        NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              186340        11200       143640
DISPERSION INDEX                  186           11          144
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-232115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     50           60           40
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       41           27           44
AM WIND (MPH)                    W 12                      W 11
PM WIND (MPH)                    W 17         W 14         W 16
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.07         0.08         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                     2            4            2
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING         2 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               53           88           44
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              8000          870         8130
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 21         W 14         W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              168000        12180       138210
DISPERSION INDEX                  168           12          138
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

WIND FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND SATURDAY...WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND SUNDAY...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$








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