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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL NY/NORTHEAST PA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
A WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL SPREAD CLOUDS, SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA TODAY. SOME CLEARING CAN BE EXPECTED
LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT THEN ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN ON TUESDAY. MAINLY DRY
WEATHER WILL RETURN WEDNESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE
REGION.

NYZ009-272100-
NORTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BOONVILLE
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 30 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-4) 64 (+1) 76
RH % (24H TREND) 58 (+28) 97 (+4) 58
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 6-10 SW 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 7-11 S 6-10 W 8-12
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.21 0.04 0.07
PRECIP DURATION 4 1 2
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING 9 AM
PRECIP END CONTINUING 12 AM CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3100 4370
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 15 W 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 43460 52490
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ036-037-272100-
MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAMILTON...ONEIDA...ROME...UTICA
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-6) 65 (+2) 77
RH % (24H TREND) 53 (+25) 93 (-7) 56
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 8-12 SW 5-9
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 9-13 S 7-11 W 7-11
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.21 0.03 0.06
PRECIP DURATION 4 1 5
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING 8 AM
PRECIP END CONTINUING 12 AM CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3360 4260
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 17 W 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 50430 46830
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ015>018-272100-
YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENN YAN...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...
SYRACUSE
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 20 30
TEMP (24H TREND) 88 (-1) 65 (-1) 78
RH % (24H TREND) 39 (+13) 90 (-7) 47
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 10-14 W 5-9
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 10-14 S 6-10 NW 9-13
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.01 0.03
PRECIP DURATION 4 0 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING 10 AM
PRECIP END CONTINUING 10 PM CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6900 7830
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 16 W 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 96530 101800
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ022>025-272100-
STEUBEN-SCHUYLER-CHEMUNG-TOMPKINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORNING...HORNELL...WATKINS GLEN...
ELMIRA...ITHACA
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 20 30
TEMP (24H TREND) 85 (-1) 61 (0) 78
RH % (24H TREND) 38 (+12) 97 (-3) 42
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 7-11 W 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) SW 8-12 SW 5-9 NW 7-11
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.01 0.02
PRECIP DURATION 3 0 1
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING 9 AM
PRECIP END CONTINUING 10 PM CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6280 7660
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 15 W 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 94160 99490
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ044-045-055-056-272100-
CORTLAND-CHENANGO-TIOGA-BROOME-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORTLAND...NORWICH...OWEGO...WAVERLY...
BINGHAMTON
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 81 (-4) 63 (+3) 78
RH % (24H TREND) 51 (+24) 97 (-3) 52
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 8-12 SW 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 8-12 S 6-10 W 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.19 0.03 0.08
PRECIP DURATION 4 1 2
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3240 6920
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 17 SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 51120 83090
DSI 2 1 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ046-057-062-272100-
OTSEGO-DELAWARE-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEONTA...DELHI...WALTON...MONTICELLO
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 60
TEMP (24H TREND) 81 (-3) 62 (+4) 78
RH % (24H TREND) 38 (+9) 97 (-3) 54
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 7-11 SW 5-9
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 8-12 S 7-11 SW 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.09 0.05 0.16
PRECIP DURATION 3 2 5
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6320 4760
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 93840 71330
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ038-039-043-272100-
BRADFORD-SUSQUEHANNA-WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAYRE...TOWANDA...HALLSTEAD...
MONTROSE...TUNKHANNOCK
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 81 (-3) 64 (+3) 80
RH % (24H TREND) 51 (+24) 97 (-3) 49
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 6-10 SW 4-8
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 7-11 S 5-9 W 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.05 0.06
PRECIP DURATION 3 2 2
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3290 7640
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 15 SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 55980 99360
DSI 1 1 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ044-047-272100-
LACKAWANNA-LUZERNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCRANTON...HAZLETON...WILKES-BARRE
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 30 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 81 (-2) 64 (+5) 82
RH % (24H TREND) 46 (+14) 97 (-3) 49
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 5-9 SW 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 6-10 S 5-9 SW 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.11 0.07 0.07
PRECIP DURATION 1 2 2
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5180 5160
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 18 SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 80700 67090
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ040-048-072-272100-
NORTHERN WAYNE-PIKE-SOUTHERN WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DAMASCUS...EQUINUNK...MILFORD...
HONESDALE
550 AM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

TODAY TONIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-1) 64 (+7) 79
RH % (24H TREND) 41 (+6) 97 (-3) 58
20 FOOT WIND/AM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 4-8 S 3-7
20 FOOT WIND/PM
10-MIN-AVG (MPH) S 6-10 S 4-8 SW 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.08 0.08 0.12
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 2
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6250 4190
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 17 SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 93380 56600
DSI 2 2 2
LAL 9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$


 

 

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