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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central NY/Northeast PA
National Weather Service Binghamton NY
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Patchy fog and developing showers can be expected this morning,
with mild temperatures today. A cold front will move through
this afternoon, accompanied by rain. An area of high pressure,
over eastern Canada, will then build across the region
Wednesday and Thursday, to bring drier weather with cooler yet
seasonable temperatures.

NYZ009-282100-
Northern Oneida-
Including the city of Boonville
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Showers Showers None
Chance Precip (%) 40 20 0
Temp (24h trend) 51 (+5) 28 (-8) 43
RH % (24h trend) 68 (-12) 100 (0) 45
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR NW 5-9
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR N 4-8 NW 8-12
Precip Amount 0.04 0.01 0.00
Precip Duration 3 0
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 10 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)1440 5080
Transport Wnd (mph) W 6 NW 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 13820 106400
DSI 1 1 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ036-037-282100-
Madison-Southern Oneida-
Including the cities of Hamilton, Oneida, Rome, and Utica
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Showers Showers None
Chance Precip (%) 50 30 0
Temp (24h trend) 52 (+3) 29 (-9) 44
RH % (24h trend) 74 (-3) 100 (0) 47
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR NW 6-10 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR NW 5-9 NW 9-13
Precip Amount 0.07 0.02 0.00
Precip Duration 3 1
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 12 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2390 5180
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 6 NW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 17000 106220
DSI 1 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ015>018-282100-
Yates-Seneca-Southern Cayuga-Onondaga-
Including the cities of Penn Yan, Seneca Falls, Auburn,
and Syracuse
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Showers Showers None
Chance Precip (%) 60 20 0
Temp (24h trend) 52 (-4) 31 (-12) 45
RH % (24h trend) 66 (-1) 100 (0) 43
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR N 6-10
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) NW 3-7 NW 5-9 NW 8-12
Precip Amount 0.10 0.01 0.00
Precip Duration 5 1
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 11 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2070 5050
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 9 N 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 17690 111930
DSI 1 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ022>025-282100-
Steuben-Schuyler-Chemung-Tompkins-
Including the cities of Corning, Hornell, Watkins Glen, Elmira,
and Ithaca
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Showers Showers None
Chance Precip (%) 70 30 0
Temp (24h trend) 55 (-3) 31 (-12) 45
RH % (24h trend) 66 (+6) 100 (0) 37
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR N 6-10
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) N 3-7 N 6-10 N 8-12
Precip Amount 0.20 0.02 0.00
Precip Duration 7 1
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 11 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2090 4140
Transport Wnd (mph) N 7 N 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 15250 91140
DSI 1 2 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ044-045-055-056-282100-
Cortland-Chenango-Tioga-Broome-
Including the cities of Cortland, Norwich, Owego, Waverly,
and Binghamton
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Showers Showers None
Chance Precip (%) 80 50 0
Temp (24h trend) 54 (-1) 31 (-9) 44
RH % (24h trend) 71 (+6) 100 (0) 40
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR N 6-10
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR N 5-9 NW 9-13
Precip Amount 0.19 0.04 0.00
Precip Duration 8 2
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 12 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)1480 4110
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 3 N 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 11560 90530
DSI 1 1 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NYZ046-057-062-282100-
Otsego-Delaware-Sullivan-
Including the cities of Oneonta, Delhi, Walton, and Monticello
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Showers Showers None
Chance Precip (%) 70 60 0
Temp (24h trend) 53 (+2) 30 (-6) 46
RH % (24h trend) 74 (+9) 100 (0) 38
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR NW 7-11 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR N 4-8 NW 10-14
Precip Amount 0.21 0.08 0.00
Precip Duration 7 4
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 3 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)1180 3610
Transport Wnd (mph) S 3 NW 25
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 10360 88190
DSI 1 1 2
LAL No tstms No tstms No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ038-039-043-282100-
Bradford-Susquehanna-Wyoming-
Including the cities of Sayre, Towanda, Hallstead, Montrose,
and Tunkhannock
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Tstms Tstms None
Chance Precip (%) 80 50 0
Temp (24h trend) 56 (-1) 33 (-8) 48
RH % (24h trend) 74 (+12) 100 (0) 37
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR N 6-10 G17
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR N 5-9 N 8-12
Precip Amount 0.25 0.05 0.00
Precip Duration 10 2
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 1 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)1670 3590
Transport Wnd (mph) NW 5 N 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 14970 72340
DSI 1 2 2
LAL 1-8 strikes 1-8 strikes No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 3

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ044-047-282100-
Lackawanna-Luzerne-
Including the cities of Scranton, Hazleton, and Wilkes-Barre
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Tstms Tstms None
Chance Precip (%) 70 60 0
Temp (24h trend) 59 (+3) 35 (-7) 51
RH % (24h trend) 69 (0) 100 (0) 36
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR N 7-11 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR N 4-8 N 8-12 G17
Precip Amount 0.24 0.07 0.00
Precip Duration 7 4
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 2 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2020 3400
Transport Wnd (mph) S 6 N 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 13170 68560
DSI 1 1 2
LAL 1-8 strikes 1-8 strikes No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 4

REMARKS...None.

$$

PAZ040-048-072-282100-
Northern Wayne-Pike-Southern Wayne-
Including the cities of Damascus, Equinunk, Milford,
and Honesdale
551 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Today Tonight Wed

Cloud Cover Cloudy MCldy PCldy
Precip Type Tstms Tstms None
Chance Precip (%) 70 60 0
Temp (24h trend) 53 (-1) 34 (-3) 50
RH % (24h trend) 72 (0) 100 (0) 35
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph) LGT/VAR NW 8-12 G20
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 9-13
Precip Amount 0.26 0.09 0.00
Precip Duration 7 4
Precip Begin 6 AM Continuing
Precip End Continuing 2 AM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)1680 3270
Transport Wnd (mph) S 6 NW 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft) 10410 75790
DSI 1 1 2
LAL 1-8 strikes 1-8 strikes No tstms
Haines Index 3 3 4

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain and snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
40s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs
in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs around 50. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

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

$$


 

 

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