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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY

425 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014



.DISCUSSION...



COOL AIR FLOWING INTO THE REGION WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE LIGHT 

LAKE EFFECT RAIN SHOWERS SOUTHEAST OF THE LAKES THROUGH THE MORNING 

HOURS. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE AREA FRIDAY 

AND SATURDAY...USHERING IN CHILLY TEMPERATURES FOR THE WEEKEND ALONG 

WITH SOME RAIN SHOWERS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. MOST OF THE 

PRECIPITATION IS NOW EXPECTED TO REMAIN LIQUID...ALTHOUGH A FEW WET 

SNOWFLAKES MAY MIX IN ON THE HILLS SATURDAY NIGHT. A WARMING TREND 

IS THEN EXPECTED EARLY NEXT WEEK.



NYZ001-002-010-011-302115-

NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-

425 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0           30           70

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE      SHOWERS      SHOWERS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       50           36           47

AM WIND (MPH)                    W  7                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                    W  9      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.02         0.08

PRECIP DURATION                                  1            4

PRECIP BEGIN                                  4 AM   CONTINUING

PRECIP END                              CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               60           94           73

HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4850         3450         4650

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 15        SW  7         S  7

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               72750        24150        32550

DISPERSION INDEX                   73           24           33

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ012-019>021-085-302115-

WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-

425 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           60

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE      SHOWERS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       47           32           46

AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  6                      S  5

PM WIND (MPH)                    W  9         W  5      LGT/VAR

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.05

PRECIP DURATION                                               4

PRECIP BEGIN                                              11 AM

PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               61           94           68

HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4900         2760         4750

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 15        SW  8         S 10

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               73500        22080        47500

DISPERSION INDEX                   74           22           48

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ003>005-013-014-302115-

MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-

425 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           50

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE      SHOWERS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       50           36           50

AM WIND (MPH)                    W  8                      S  5

PM WIND (MPH)                    W  9      LGT/VAR        SE  5

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.01

PRECIP DURATION                                               2

PRECIP BEGIN                                              12 PM

PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               60           89           62

HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5220         3080         5010

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 17         W  5         S  8

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               88740        15400        40080

DISPERSION INDEX                   89           15           40

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ006>008-302115-

OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-

425 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0           30

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE      SHOWERS

MAX/MIN TEMP                       48           27           48

AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  5                   LGT/VAR

PM WIND (MPH)                    W  6      LGT/VAR        SE  5

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.02

PRECIP DURATION                                               2

PRECIP BEGIN                                               9 AM

PRECIP END                                           CONTINUING

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               61           95           62

HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5260         2470         4810

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW 12         W  9        SE  9

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               63120        22230        43290

DISPERSION INDEX                   63           22           43

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



.EXTENDED FORECAST...



.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40. 

.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER

40S. 

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS

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

.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE

UPPER 40S. 

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND

40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. 

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID

40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. 



WIND FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST AROUND 5 MPH. 

WIND SATURDAY...NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH. 

WIND SUNDAY...NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH. 

WIND MONDAY...WEST AROUND 10 MPH. 



.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.



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