National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
520 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE WILL PULL SLOWLY AWAY FROM THE 
REGION TODAY WITH MORNING SHOWERS OR PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN TAPERING 
OFF AS THE DAY WEARS ON. A BRIEF PERIOD OF DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED 
TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY...BEFORE MORE SHOWER ACTIVITY ARRIVES SATURDAY 
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. DRIER AND WARMER WEATHER ARE EXPECTED FOR THE 
EARLY PORTIONS OF NEXT WEEK.


.DISCUSSION...
NO SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER ISSUES ARE ANTICIPATED OVER THE NEXT
SEVERAL DAYS DUE TO THE WET WEATHER OVER THE PAST 3 TO 4 DAYS.

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD IN FROM THE SOUTH THIS 
MORNING.  A COLD FRONT AND AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL APPROACH 
FROM THE SAINT LAWRENCE RIVER VALLEY THIS AFTERNOON WITH SOME 
SCATTERED SHOWERS.  THE SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL PERSIST SATURDAY 
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY WITH BRISK AND COOL CONDITIONS FOR EASTERN NEW 
YORK AND WESTERN NEW ENGLAND. WEST TO NORTHWEST OF 10 TO 20 MPH
WITH SOME GUSTS IN THE 30 TO 35 MPH RANGE WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON. 

THE RH VALUES WILL LOWER TO 45 TO 70 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON...THEN
INCREASE TO 80 TO 100 PERCENT TONIGHT...BEFORE FALLING TO 50 TO 70
PERCENT ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

EASTERN CLINTON-EASTERN ESSEX-GRAND ISLE-WESTERN FRANKLIN-
WESTERN CHITTENDEN-WESTERN ADDISON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PLATTSBURGH...PORT HENRY...
TICONDEROGA...ALBURGH...SOUTH HERO...ST. ALBANS...BURLINGTON...
MIDDLEBURY...VERGENNES
520 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           0            20           
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      51           38           57           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       N 10 G21                  S  5         
20FTWND PM(MPH)       N 10 G20     LGT/VAR      S  7         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.01         
PRECIP DURATION       1                         0            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                      2 PM         
PRECIP END            2 PM                      CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      62           96           51           
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            3410                      4590         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 17                      SW 12        
VENTILATION RATE      64850                     60710        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-
WESTERN ESSEX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAR LAKE...SARANAC LAKE...
TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...LAKE PLACID
520 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            30           
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      51           33           53           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       N  8 G27                  SW  5 G27    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW  8 G25    NW  5 G24    SW  9 G24    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.02         
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                      12 PM        
PRECIP END            1 PM                      CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      53           96           53           
HAINES INDEX          3            5            5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            3890                      5010         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     SW 18        
VENTILATION RATE      73360                     85140        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...OGDENSBURG...
POTSDAM...GOUVERNEUR
520 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      56           39           57           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  5 G17     
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 13 G23    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05         
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 AM        
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      50           100          58           
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            3290                      4140         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  8                     SW 22        
VENTILATION RATE      34290                     82840        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

---------- FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FROM NWS ALBANY ----------

HAMILTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE PLEASANT...SPECULATOR...
INDIAN LAKE
438 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           60           70           
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (+8)      38 (+3)      45           
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (-13)     100 (+2)     67           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       W  8                      W 15 G25     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW 11        W 12 G23     NW 17 G25    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.06         0.05         
PRECIP DURATION       1            3            5            
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3320                      5350         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 17                      NW 28        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     27420                     89110        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
SOUTHERN FULTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JOHNSTOWN...GLOVERSVILLE
438 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           50           40           
TEMP (24H TREND)      59 (+7)      43 (+3)      51           
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (-14)     95 (+7)      63           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       W 12                      W 20 G29     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       W 13         W 15 G29     NW 21 G29    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.03         0.03         
PRECIP DURATION       0            2            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000                      4960         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 17                      W 28         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     33920                     88380        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT ANN...WHITEHALL...GRANVILLE
438 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           50           40           
TEMP (24H TREND)      58 (+10)     40 (+2)      53           
RH % (24H TREND)      59 (-20)     98 (+5)      47           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W 12 G20     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW  7 G17    SW 10 G23    NW 14        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.02         0.02         
PRECIP DURATION       0            2            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4210                      5910         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     NW 21        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     22830                     92350        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

---------- FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FROM NWS BUFFALO ----------

OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
432 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           70           80
PRECIP TYPE                   SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP                       62           39           52
AM WIND (MPH)                   SW  5                      W 13
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW 11         W 14         W 13
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.11         0.17         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                     1            4            8
PRECIP BEGIN                     3 PM   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                 CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               57          100           60
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3
LAL                                 4            4            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              5130         1410         5430
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 21        SW 23         W 30
VENT RATE (KT-FT)              107730        32430       162900
DISPERSION INDEX                  108           32          163
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

---------- FIRE WEATHER FORECAST FROM NWS BINGHAMTON ----------

MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ONEIDA...UTICA...ROME
513 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           40           50           
TEMP (24H TREND)      38 (-5)      61 (+1)      44           54           
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (-4)      54 (+5)      96           55           
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)                 W 3-7                     W 14-18      
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    W 7-11       W 7-11       W 11-15      W 16-20      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.11         0.07         
PRECIP DURATION                    0            2            2            
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5330                      7480         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 35                      NW 44        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  154480                    269100       
DSI                   1            2            2            2            
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     
HAINES INDEX          4            2            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENN YAN...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...
SYRACUSE
513 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           30           30           
TEMP (24H TREND)      40 (-6)      64 (+3)      46           56           
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (-4)      48 (+10)     93           45           
20 FOOT WIND/AM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)                 SW 5-9                    W 14-18      
20 FOOT WIND/PM
  10-MIN-AVG (MPH)    W 5-9        SW 10-14     W 12-16      W 16-20      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.07         0.03         
PRECIP DURATION                    0            2            2            
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5800                      7740         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 35                      NW 43        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  177890                    294230       
DSI                   1            2            2            2            
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 

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

$$