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FNUS51 KBUF 020944

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY

544 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014



.DISCUSSION...



A FEW SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS WESTERN NEW YORK 

THROUGH MID MORNING BEFORE A COLD FRONT SLOWLY CROSSES THE REGION 

LATER THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING WITH MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWERS 

AND THUNDERSTORMS...SOME OF WHICH COULD PRODUCE STRONG GUSTY WINDS 

AND HEAVY RAINFALL. IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...HIGH PRESSURE WILL 

BUILD INTO THE LOWER GREAT LAKES AND BRING A RETURN TO DRIER AND 

LESS HUMID WEATHER WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.



NYZ001-002-010-011-022115-

NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-

544 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                     70           40            0

PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       78           59           81

AM WIND (MPH)                   SW 10                     SW  5

PM WIND (MPH)                    W 14        SW  9         W  9

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.20         0.06         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                     4            1             

PRECIP BEGIN                    10 AM   CONTINUING             

PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         8 PM             

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               66           97           44

HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

LAL                                 5            4            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5130           70         8720

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 18        SW 11         W 13

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               92340          770       113360

DISPERSION INDEX                   92            1          113

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ012-019>021-085-022115-

WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-

544 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                     70           50            0

PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       76           58           77

AM WIND (MPH)                   SW 10                     SW  5

PM WIND (MPH)                    W 14         W 10         W 10

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.27         0.12         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                     4            1             

PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM   CONTINUING             

PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        10 PM             

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               67           97           48

HAINES INDEX                        3            3            4

LAL                                 5            5            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              6230          170         7780

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 18         W 12         W 13

VENT RATE (KT-FT)              112140         2040       101140

DISPERSION INDEX                  112            2          101

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ003>005-013-014-022115-

MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-

544 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                     70           60            0

PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       80           59           80

AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  9                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                    W 12         W  9         W  6

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.13         0.13         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                     5            2             

PRECIP BEGIN                    12 PM   CONTINUING             

PRECIP END                 CONTINUING        11 PM             

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               67           97           48

HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

LAL                                 5            5            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              7120          210         9060

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 14         W 10         W 12

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               99680         2100       108720

DISPERSION INDEX                  100            2          109

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ006>008-022115-

OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-

544 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY       MCLEAR

PRECIP CHC (%)                     70           70            0

PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       79           59           77

AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  9                     SW  5

PM WIND (MPH)                    W 10         W  8         W  9

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.10         0.17         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                     3            3             

PRECIP BEGIN                     1 PM   CONTINUING             

PRECIP END                 CONTINUING         1 AM             

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               67           99           47

HAINES INDEX                        3            4            4

LAL                                 5            5            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              7050          230         8650

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W 15         W  6         W 15

VENT RATE (KT-FT)              105750         1380       129750

DISPERSION INDEX                  106            1          130

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



.EXTENDED FORECAST...



.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. 

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. 

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

LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. 

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. 

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE

UPPER 60S. 

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS AROUND 70. 



WIND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. 

WIND THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH. 

WIND FRIDAY...SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH. 

WIND SATURDAY...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH. 



.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.



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