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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY

506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014



.DISCUSSION...



HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES TO NEW ENGLAND 

THIS WEEKEND...WHILE BRINGING DRYING CONDITIONS AND NEAR NORMAL 

TEMPERATURES TO OUR REGION. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A WARMING TREND 

EARLY NEXT WEEK...WITH A STORM SYSTEM THEN DEVELOPING OVER THE GREAT 

LAKES AROUND THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY AND POTENTIALLY BRINGING OUR AREA 

A ROUND OF STRONG WINDS...ALONG WITH RAIN EVENTUALLY CHANGING OVER 

TO SOME SNOW.



NYZ001-002-010-011-202115-

NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-

506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       30           25           34

AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               60           86           64

HAINES INDEX                        3            2            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2700         2080         2890

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W  1         W  7        SW  5

VENT RATE (KT-FT)                2700        14560        14450

DISPERSION INDEX                    3           15           14

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ012-019>021-085-202115-

WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-

506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       31           22           34

AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               59           92           68

HAINES INDEX                        2            3            4

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2760         1930         2880

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W  3         W  8         W  8

VENT RATE (KT-FT)                8280        15440        23040

DISPERSION INDEX                    8           15           23

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ003>005-013-014-202115-

MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-

506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       30           24           34

AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               59           87           59

HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2710         1980         2950

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW  6        NW  2        SW  4

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               16260         3960        11800

DISPERSION INDEX                   16            4           12

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ006>008-202115-

OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-

506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       27           18           31

AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               61           91           71

HAINES INDEX                        3            2            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2210         1220         2780

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NE  4         S  5        SW  4

VENT RATE (KT-FT)                8840         6100        11120

DISPERSION INDEX                    9            6           11

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



.EXTENDED FORECAST...



.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. 

.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. 

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN

THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. 

.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER

40S. 

.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. COLDER.

LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. 

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS

AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. 



WIND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. 

WIND MONDAY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH. 

WIND TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH. 

WIND WEDNESDAY...SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH. 



.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.



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