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FNUS51 KBUF 010844

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY

444 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014



.DISCUSSION...



WHILE TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB BACK TOWARDS NORMAL LEVELS DURING THE 

NEXT COUPLE DAYS...WE CAN BE ASSURED THAT WE WILL REMAIN OUT OF THE 

TRUE MID SUMMER HEAT AND HUMIDITY FOR THE FORESEEABLE FUTURE. IN 

TERMS OF PRECIPITATION...THERE WILL BE THE CHANCE FOR AFTERNOON 

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS...MAINLY NORTH OF THE 

THRUWAY AND OVER THE SOUTHERN TIER AND FINGER LAKES REGION.



NYZ001-002-010-011-012115-

NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-

444 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                     30            0           50

PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS         NONE        TSTMS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       81           61           76

AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  8                     SW  5

PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  8      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.01         0.00         0.13

PRECIP DURATION                     1                         2

PRECIP BEGIN                     2 PM                      8 AM

PRECIP END                       6 PM                CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               46           92           63

HAINES INDEX                        4            4            3

LAL                                 4            3            4

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              8150            0         5680

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 12         S  3        SE  1

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               97800            0         5680

DISPERSION INDEX                   98            0            6

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ012-019>021-085-012115-

WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-

444 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30           60

PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       80           58           73

AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  7                      S  7

PM WIND (MPH)                    W  5      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.01         0.01         0.13

PRECIP DURATION                     1            1            4

PRECIP BEGIN                     2 PM   CONTINUING         8 AM

PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        10 PM   CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               46           95           66

HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3

LAL                                 4            4            4

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              9640            0         4480

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 10         S  6         E  4

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               96400            0        17920

DISPERSION INDEX                   96            0           18

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ003>005-013-014-012115-

MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-

444 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                     30           30           60

PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       82           60           75

AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  7                     SW  5

PM WIND (MPH)                    W  5      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.02         0.01         0.14

PRECIP DURATION                     1            1            4

PRECIP BEGIN                     1 PM   CONTINUING         8 AM

PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        10 PM   CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               46           93           65

HAINES INDEX                        4            4            3

LAL                                 4            4            4

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              9650            0         5210

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW  9        SE  4         S  3

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               86850            0        15630

DISPERSION INDEX                   87            0           16

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ006>008-012115-

OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-

444 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           60

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE        TSTMS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       81           59           76

AM WIND (MPH)                    S  6                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  7      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.17

PRECIP DURATION                                               4

PRECIP BEGIN                                               8 AM

PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               46           97           65

HAINES INDEX                        4            4            3

LAL                                 4            4            4

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              9030            0         6280

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 15         S  4         S  4

VENT RATE (KT-FT)              135450            0        25120

DISPERSION INDEX                  135            0           25

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



.EXTENDED FORECAST...



.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND

THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. 

.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND

THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. 

.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE

UPPER 70S. 

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. 

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND

THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. 

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. 



WIND SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST AROUND 5 MPH. 

WIND SUNDAY...WEST AROUND 5 MPH. 

WIND MONDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. 

WIND TUESDAY...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. 



.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.



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