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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central NY/Northeast PA
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
High pressure will bring rain free weather today, along with
seasonably warm, humid conditions. An approaching warm front,
will bring unsettled weather back to the region this weekend.

NYZ009-212100-
Northern Oneida-
Including the city of Boonville
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear Clear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 80 (0) 58 (-2) 78
RH % (24h trend) 51 (-4) 100 (0) 55
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) W 6-10 W 3-7 LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.02
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 4 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6170 4020
Transport Wnd (mph) W 18 NW 8
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 103360 40180
DSI 2 2 1
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 4 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ036-037-212100-
Madison-Southern Oneida-
Including the cities of Hamilton, Oneida, Rome, and Utica
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear Clear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 81 (0) 59 (-5) 78
RH % (24h trend) 49 (0) 97 (-3) 55
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) W 3-7 LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) W 7-11 W 4-8 LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.02
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 4 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5720 3010
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 17 NW 7
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 102950 24210
DSI 2 2 1
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 4 4

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ015>018-212100-
Yates-Seneca-Southern Cayuga-Onondaga-
Including the cities of Penn Yan, Seneca Falls, Auburn,
and Syracuse
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 83 (0) 61 (-5) 80
RH % (24h trend) 47 (0) 97 (-3) 54
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) W 3-7 LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) W 6-10 W 3-7 LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.05
Precip Duration 1
Precip Begin 2 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5220 3110
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 15 NW 5
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 84170 17270
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 5 5

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ022>025-212100-
Steuben-Schuyler-Chemung-Tompkins-
Including the cities of Corning, Hornell, Watkins Glen, Elmira,
and Ithaca
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 40
Temp (24h trend) 84 (0) 59 (-5) 80
RH % (24h trend) 45 (0) 100 (0) 51
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) W 3-7 LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) NW 6-10 NW 3-7 LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.10
Precip Duration 1
Precip Begin 12 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6020 6090
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 15 W 3
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 91390 40690
DSI 2 2 1
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 3 4 5

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ044-045-055-056-212100-
Cortland-Chenango-Tioga-Broome-
Including the cities of Cortland, Norwich, Owego, Waverly,
and Binghamton
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 82 (-1) 58 (-6) 80
RH % (24h trend) 48 (+2) 97 (-3) 49
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) W 3-7 LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) NW 6-10 NW 3-7 LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.06
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 4 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6490 6130
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 16 NW 5
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 105210 40700
DSI 2 2 1
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 4 5

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ046-057-062-212100-
Otsego-Delaware-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Oneonta, Delhi, Walton, and Monticello
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 20
Temp (24h trend) 82 (0) 58 (-6) 81
RH % (24h trend) 43 (-2) 97 (-3) 42
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) W 4-8 LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) W 6-10 NW 3-7 LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.03
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 5 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6900 6960
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 18 W 6
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 119010 55410
DSI 2 2 1
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 4 5

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ038-039-043-212100-
Bradford-Susquehanna-Wyoming-
Including the cities of Sayre, Towanda, Hallstead, Montrose,
and Tunkhannock
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 85 (-1) 60 (-6) 82
RH % (24h trend) 46 (+1) 100 (0) 46
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) NW 4-8 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.05
Precip Duration 1
Precip Begin 1 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7310 8140
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 14 W 6
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 107360 49400
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 3 4 4

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ044-047-212100-
Lackawanna-Luzerne-
Including the cities of Scranton, Hazleton, and Wilkes-Barre
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear Clear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 30
Temp (24h trend) 85 (-1) 62 (-3) 84
RH % (24h trend) 45 (0) 97 (-3) 43
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) W 4-8 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.04
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 3 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7280 7790
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 13 W 7
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 103140 48980
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms 1-8 strikes
Haines Index 3 3 4

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ040-048-072-212100-
Northern Wayne-Pike-Southern Wayne-
Including the cities of Damascus, Equinunk, Milford,
and Honesdale
551 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Today Tonight Sat

Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy
Precip Type None None Showers
Chance Precip (%) 0 0 20
Temp (24h trend) 85 (-1) 61 (-4) 84
RH % (24h trend) 44 (-1) 93 (-7) 42
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) NW 3-7 LGT/VAR
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) NW 5-9 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR
Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.02
Precip Duration 0
Precip Begin 4 PM
Precip End Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)7550 7850
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 16 W 7
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 114740 52160
DSI 2 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 4 5

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Chance of precipitation 70 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance
of precipitation 70 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

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

$$


 

 

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