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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL NY/NORTHEAST PA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
A DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM OVER THE SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES IS
EXPECTED TO TRACK UP THE EAST COAST MONDAY AND TUESDAY. THIS
SYSTEM WILL BECOME A MAJOR WINTER STORM AND COULD BRING HEAVY SNOW
TO A LARGE PORTION OF CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL NY AND PARTS OF
NORTHERN PENNSYLVANIA. AFTER THIS STORM SYSTEM PASSES, ANOTHER
WEAKER TROUGH MOVES THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH A CHANCE FOR A LIGHT
WINTRY MIX WEDNESDAY MORNING AND THEN LIGHT RAIN WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. AFTER THIS SYSTEM PASSES BY, COLDER AIR
WILL GRADUALLY MOVE INTO THE REGION WITH SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS DURING THE MIDDLE OF THIS WEEK.

NYZ009-230900-
NORTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BOONVILLE
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SLEET/RAIN SLEET SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 80 100 70
TEMP (24H TREND) 32 (-5) 37 (-10) 30 34
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (-4) 67 (-10) 92 81
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 12-16 G25 N 7-11 G17
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 7-11 E 15-19 G25 E 13-17 G25 NW 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.10 0.80 0.20
PRECIP DURATION 1 4 12 7
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ036-037-230900-
MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAMILTON...ONEIDA...ROME...UTICA
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE FRZ RAIN SLEET/RAIN SLEET SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 90 100 80
TEMP (24H TREND) 32 (-8) 36 (-13) 29 35
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 67 (-3) 96 82
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 15-19 G31 N 7-11 G18
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 7-11 G17 E 17-21 G32 E 15-19 G31 NW 7-11
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.15 0.79 0.18
PRECIP DURATION 1 6 12 7
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ015>018-230900-
YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENN YAN...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...
SYRACUSE
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SLEET SNOW
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 100 100 60
TEMP (24H TREND) 36 (-7) 39 (-12) 31 35
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 70 (+8) 100 82
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 12-16 G26 N 6-10
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 4-8 E 14-18 G26 NE 11-15 G25 NW 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.26 0.86 0.14
PRECIP DURATION 1 6 12 5
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ022>025-230900-
STEUBEN-SCHUYLER-CHEMUNG-TOMPKINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORNING...HORNELL...WATKINS GLEN...
ELMIRA...ITHACA
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SNOW SNOW
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 100 100 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 37 (-3) 39 (-15) 29 34
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 76 (+12) 100 82
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 11-15 G25 N 5-9
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 5-9 E 13-17 G25 NE 10-14 G23 NW 6-10
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.43 0.68 0.09
PRECIP DURATION 1 10 12 2
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ044-045-055-056-230900-
CORTLAND-CHENANGO-TIOGA-BROOME-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORTLAND...NORWICH...OWEGO...WAVERLY...
BINGHAMTON
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE FRZ RAIN SLEET/RAIN SLEET SNOW
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 100 100 70
TEMP (24H TREND) 33 (-7) 36 (-16) 30 34
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 75 (+11) 96 82
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 14-18 G28 N 7-11 G17
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 6-10 E 16-20 G29 E 14-18 G29 NW 7-11
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.30 0.73 0.13
PRECIP DURATION 1 8 12 5
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ046-057-062-230900-
OTSEGO-DELAWARE-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEONTA...DELHI...WALTON...MONTICELLO
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE FRZ RAIN SLEET/RAIN SLEET SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 100 100 80
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (-10) 34 (-20) 29 35
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 75 (+18) 100 82
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 16-20 G32 N 10-14 G24
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 8-12 G18 E 19-23 G34 E 17-21 G32 NW 7-11
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.22 0.63 0.17
PRECIP DURATION 1 6 12 9
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 2 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ038-039-043-230900-
BRADFORD-SUSQUEHANNA-WYOMING-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SAYRE...TOWANDA...HALLSTEAD...
MONTROSE...TUNKHANNOCK
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SLEET/RAIN SNOW/RAIN SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 100 100 50
TEMP (24H TREND) 34 (-6) 37 (-17) 31 36
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 76 (+20) 100 79
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 14-18 G28 N 7-11
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 5-9 G17 E 13-17 G28 NE 11-15 G24 NW 7-11 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.44 0.65 0.10
PRECIP DURATION 2 10 12 4
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ044-047-230900-
LACKAWANNA-LUZERNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCRANTON...HAZLETON...WILKES-BARRE
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SLEET/RAIN SNOW/RAIN SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 100 100 60
TEMP (24H TREND) 34 (-7) 37 (-17) 32 37
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 76 (+16) 100 79
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 16-20 G32 N 8-12 G18
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 6-10 G19 NE 15-19 G32 NE 13-17 G30 NW 9-13 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.46 0.57 0.12
PRECIP DURATION 4 11 12 4
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

PAZ040-048-072-230900-
NORTHERN WAYNE-PIKE-SOUTHERN WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DAMASCUS...EQUINUNK...MILFORD...
HONESDALE
557 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE

CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SLEET/RAIN SNOW/RAIN SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 100 100 80
TEMP (24H TREND) 33 (-6) 35 (-14) 31 36
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 78 (+9) 100 82
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 16-20 G30 N 9-13
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 8-12 G18 E 17-21 G30 NE 15-19 G29 NW 9-13 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.42 0.74 0.16
PRECIP DURATION 2 10 12 7
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 0 0
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 0 N 0
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 0 0
DSI 1 1 1 1
LAL NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS NO TSTMS
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2 2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN...
SNOW SHOWERS...SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS AROUND 40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR
SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$


 

 

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