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FNUS51 KBUF 120812

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY

412 AM EDT THU MAR 12 2015



.DISCUSSION...



HIGH PRESSURE DRAPED FROM NORTHERN ONTARIO PROVINCE TO THE CENTRAL 

GREAT LAKES WILL SLOWLY BUILD EASTWARD TO NEW ENGLAND TODAY AND 

FRIDAY...WHILE BRINGING TRANQUIL WEATHER TO WESTERN AND NORTH 

CENTRAL NEW YORK. THE HIGH WILL THEN MOVE OFF THE ATLANTIC COASTLINE 

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...ALLOWING COMPLEX LOW PRESSURE TO PUSH 

ACROSS THE REGION DURING THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. THIS SYSTEM WILL 

BRING SOME RAIN TO OUR REGION...WHICH MAY BE MIXED WITH SOME SNOW AS 

IT BEGINS AND ENDS.



NYZ001-002-010-011-122115-

NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-

412 AM EDT THU MAR 12 2015



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       35           21           51

AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  9                     SE  7

PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR         S  6

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               43           89           45

HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3100           70         2430

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N  6        SE  8         S 11

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               18600          560        26730

DISPERSION INDEX                   19            1           27

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ012-019>021-085-122115-

WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-

412 AM EDT THU MAR 12 2015



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       36           22           49

AM WIND (MPH)                   NW  7                      S 11

PM WIND (MPH)                    N  5      LGT/VAR         S 12

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               39           92           45

HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              3340           70         2270

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N 10         E  5         S 20

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               33400          350        45400

DISPERSION INDEX                   33            0           45

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ003>005-013-014-122115-

MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-

412 AM EDT THU MAR 12 2015



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       34           17           50

AM WIND (MPH)                   NW 10                     SE  9

PM WIND (MPH)                    N  7      LGT/VAR         S 10

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               44           89           43

HAINES INDEX                        4            3            4

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4000           70         2520

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N 13        NW  4         S 17

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               52000          280        42840

DISPERSION INDEX                   52            0           43

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



NYZ006>008-122115-

OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-

412 AM EDT THU MAR 12 2015



                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY

PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0

PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE

MAX/MIN TEMP                       30           12           41

AM WIND (MPH)                   NW 10                     SE  6

PM WIND (MPH)                   NW  9      LGT/VAR        SE  9

PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00

PRECIP DURATION                                                

PRECIP BEGIN                                                   

PRECIP END                                                     

MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               49           89           46

HAINES INDEX                        4            4            3

LAL                                 1            1            1

MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4000           70         2410

TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              N 18         W  6         S 15

VENT RATE (KT-FT)               72000          420        36150

DISPERSION INDEX                   72            0           36

REMARKS...NONE.



$$



.EXTENDED FORECAST...



.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW

SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. 

.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. 

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

AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. 

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID

40S. 

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.

LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. 

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND

19. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. 



WIND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH. 

WIND SATURDAY...SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH. 

WIND SUNDAY...WEST AROUND 10 MPH. 

WIND MONDAY...SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH. 



.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...

TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.



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