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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central NY/Northeast PA
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Summerlike high pressure will remain in control of our weather
from now through Wednesday bringing very warm afternoons, and
muggy nights with valley fog. A cold front will push through
the area Wednesday afternoon and evening with a chance of
showers. Much cooler air will follow the front later this week.

NYZ009-262100-
Northern Oneida-
Including the city of Boonville
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Tstms
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 87 (-2) 61 (0) 84
RH % (24h trend) 45 (+5) 100 (0) 50
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-9
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.01
Precip Duration 1
Precip Begin 2 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6090 5880
Transport Wnd (mph) SE 2 W 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 16210 81480
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 4 5 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ036-037-262100-
Madison-Southern Oneida-
Including the cities of Hamilton, Oneida, Rome, and Utica
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 86 (-2) 64 (+3) 85
RH % (24h trend) 48 (+6) 100 (0) 50
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-9
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.02
Precip Duration 1
Precip Begin 2 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5160 5520
Transport Wnd (mph) E 3 W 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 16180 71390
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 4 4 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ015>018-262100-
Yates-Seneca-Southern Cayuga-Onondaga-
Including the cities of Penn Yan, Seneca Falls, Auburn,
and Syracuse
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Tstms
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 88 (-1) 65 (+1) 86
RH % (24h trend) 45 (+4) 97 (-3) 46
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 6-10
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.01
Precip Duration 1
Precip Begin 2 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4740 5610
Transport Wnd (mph) E 2 W 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 15610 69140
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 4 5 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ022>025-262100-
Steuben-Schuyler-Chemung-Tompkins-
Including the cities of Corning, Hornell, Watkins Glen, Elmira,
and Ithaca
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 87 (-2) 61 (-2) 85
RH % (24h trend) 42 (+6) 100 (0) 42
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 5-9
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.01
Precip Duration 1
Precip Begin 2 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5940 5890
Transport Wnd (mph) NE 1 W 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 13000 71360
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ044-045-055-056-262100-
Cortland-Chenango-Tioga-Broome-
Including the cities of Cortland, Norwich, Owego, Waverly,
and Binghamton
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 20
Temp (24h trend) 86 (-2) 62 (+2) 84
RH % (24h trend) 47 (+7) 100 (0) 45
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 4-8
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.01
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 3 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6000 5870
Transport Wnd (mph) E 2 W 8
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 17010 41760
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 4 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ046-057-062-262100-
Otsego-Delaware-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Oneonta, Delhi, Walton, and Monticello
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None None
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 0
Temp (24h trend) 84 (-2) 60 (0) 84
RH % (24h trend) 48 (+10) 100 (0) 49
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 4-8
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6400 6200
Transport Wnd (mph) SE 2 W 6
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 19150 43700
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 strikes No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ038-039-043-262100-
Bradford-Susquehanna-Wyoming-
Including the cities of Sayre, Towanda, Hallstead, Montrose,
and Tunkhannock
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 20
Temp (24h trend) 88 (0) 62 (0) 86
RH % (24h trend) 44 (+3) 100 (0) 43
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 3-7
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 3 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7180 6990
Transport Wnd (mph) NE 2 NW 5
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 22520 42460
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ044-047-262100-
Lackawanna-Luzerne-
Including the cities of Scranton, Hazleton, and Wilkes-Barre
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None None
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 0
Temp (24h trend) 88 (0) 61 (-2) 86
RH % (24h trend) 44 (+4) 100 (0) 43
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7500 7520
Transport Wnd (mph) E 2 NW 2
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 29290 26240
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ040-048-072-262100-
Northern Wayne-Pike-Southern Wayne-
Including the cities of Damascus, Equinunk, Milford,
and Honesdale
552 AM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None None
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 0
Temp (24h trend) 85 (-2) 59 (-2) 85
RH % (24h trend) 46 (-1) 100 (0) 50
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7000 6890
Transport Wnd (mph) SE 2 SW 2
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 18980 32710
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
60s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal. Precipitation near normal.

$$


 

 

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