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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL NY/NORTHEAST PA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE,
ESPECIALLY OVER NORTHERN PENNSYLVANIA AND SOUTHERN NEW YORK. DRIER
AND MORE COMFORTABLE WEATHER WILL BUILD ACROSS OUR AREA TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. HIGHS WILL BE AROUND 80 THROUGH MID WEEK WITH
OVERNIGHT LOWS IN THE 50S.

NYZ009-302100-
NORTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BOONVILLE
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 80 (-6) 52 (-12) 76
RH % (24H TREND) 49 (-1) 100 (0) 39
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 4-8 W 5-9
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) W 9-13 W 5-9 W 9-13
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.00 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM
PRECIP END 5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6530 5310
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 20 NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 122610 89930
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ036-037-302100-
MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAMILTON...ONEIDA...ROME...UTICA
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-5) 55 (-10) 78
RH % (24H TREND) 47 (-3) 96 (-4) 38
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 6-10 W 5-9
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) W 9-13 W 5-9 W 10-14
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.00 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM
PRECIP END 6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7050 5180
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 NW 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 115410 93190
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ015>018-302100-
YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENN YAN...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...
SYRACUSE
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-7) 55 (-10) 79
RH % (24H TREND) 40 (-4) 96 (-4) 34
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 8-12 W 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) W 9-13 NW 4-8 NW 8-12
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 1
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM
PRECIP END 5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8790 6360
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 122280 107490
DSI 2 3 3
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ022>025-302100-
STEUBEN-SCHUYLER-CHEMUNG-TOMPKINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORNING...HORNELL...WATKINS GLEN...
ELMIRA...ITHACA
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-5) 53 (-9) 78
RH % (24H TREND) 40 (-5) 100 (0) 33
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 4-8 NW 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) W 7-11 NW 3-7 NW 7-11
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 1
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM
PRECIP END 6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8840 6790
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 14 NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 121080 103160
DSI 2 3 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 4 3 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ044-045-055-056-302100-
CORTLAND-CHENANGO-TIOGA-BROOME-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORTLAND...NORWICH...OWEGO...WAVERLY...
BINGHAMTON
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 20 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 80 (-6) 55 (-9) 77
RH % (24H TREND) 47 (0) 96 (-4) 35
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 6-10 NW 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) W 6-10 LGT/VAR NW 7-11
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.02 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 2 0
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING 8 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7910 6580
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 94090 98750
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ046-057-062-302100-
OTSEGO-DELAWARE-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEONTA...DELHI...WALTON...MONTICELLO
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 40 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 80 (-5) 55 (-8) 78
RH % (24H TREND) 47 (+3) 100 (0) 32
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 5-9 NW 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 7-11 W 3-7 NW 8-12
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.04 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 3 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7360 7610
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 93770 99990
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ038-039-043-302100-
BRADFORD-SUSQUEHANNA-WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAYRE...TOWANDA...HALLSTEAD...
MONTROSE...TUNKHANNOCK
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 30 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 81 (-6) 56 (-8) 79
RH % (24H TREND) 46 (+3) 97 (-3) 36
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 3-7 NW 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 5-9 LGT/VAR NW 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.08 0.04 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 2 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING 11 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7590 7210
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 NW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 75940 99030
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ044-047-302100-
LACKAWANNA-LUZERNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCRANTON...HAZLETON...WILKES-BARRE
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 40 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-4) 58 (-5) 82
RH % (24H TREND) 44 (+3) 100 (0) 34
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) LGT/VAR NW 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 5-9 SW 3-7 NW 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.08 0.07 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 3 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6870 7450
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 8 NW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 61640 92600
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ040-048-072-302100-
NORTHERN WAYNE-PIKE-SOUTHERN WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DAMASCUS...EQUINUNK...MILFORD...
HONESDALE
550 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 40 0
TEMP (24H TREND) 80 (-6) 58 (-5) 80
RH % (24H TREND) 47 (+7) 100 (0) 32
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) LGT/VAR NW 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 4-8 SW 3-7 NW 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.11 0.06 0.00
PRECIP DURATION 4 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6970 7330
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 8 NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 68930 99890
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 1-8 STRIKES NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$


 

 

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