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WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THURSDAY FOR THE WESTERN SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN GREENS

A Wind Advisory is in effect for Thursday afternoon and evening for the western slopes of the central and southern Green Mountains, including the northern Taconics and the City of Rutland. Wind gusts from 40 to 50 mph are expected in the advisory area, mainly Thursday afternoon into early evening. Scattered power outages and downed trees are possible. Read More >

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central/Northern Vermont and
Central New York
National Weather Service Burlington VT
456 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

...SCATTERED MOUNTAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDER TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...
Today will be the warmest of the week, with highs in the 70s
and minimum relative humidity of 45 to 55 percent. Scattered 
showers are possible mainly in the higher terrain, and isolated
thunder is possible as well. More widespread rain will develop
Thursday into Friday, with lowering daytime temperatures and
increasing minimum RH. Strong gusty east winds are possible late
Thursday, especially over higher terrain.


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, 
and Vergennes
456 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
Chance precip (%)     20           20           50           
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Rain         
Max/Min Temp          74           54           67           
20ftWnd AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  7 G21    
20ftWnd PM(mph)       NE  5        Lgt/Var      SE 13 G25    
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.07         
Precip duration       1            1            1            
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   8 AM         
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing   
Humidity (%)          48           87           54           
Haines Index          4            3            4            
LAL                   2            2            1            
Mixing hgt            8650                      4510         
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  6                     E 17         
Ventilation rate      51900                     76670        

REMARKS...None.

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Southeastern St. Lawrence-Southern Franklin-Western Clinton-
Western Essex-
Including the cities of Star Lake, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake, 
Dannemora, and Lake Placid
456 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
Chance precip (%)     40           30           50           
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Rain         
Max/Min Temp          71           52           62           
20ftWnd AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE 12 G29    
20ftWnd PM(mph)       E  5         Lgt/Var      E 15 G29     
Precip amount         0.04         0.02         0.19         
Precip duration       1            1            2            
Precip begin          10 AM        Continuing   7 AM         
Precip end            Continuing   1 AM         Continuing   
Humidity (%)          48           89           60           
Haines Index          4            3            3            
LAL                   2            2            1            
Mixing hgt            9920                      4620         
Transport wnd (mph)   W  5                      SE 26        
Ventilation rate      49600                     120120       

REMARKS...None.

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Northern St. Lawrence-Northern Franklin-Southwestern St. Lawrence-
Including the cities of Massena, Malone, Ogdensburg, Potsdam, 
and Gouverneur
456 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy       
Chance precip (%)     30           30           60           
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Rain         
Max/Min Temp          74           56           66           
20ftWnd AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   E  5         
20ftWnd PM(mph)       NE  5        E  6         NE  9 G23    
Precip amount         0.02         0.01         0.31         
Precip duration       1            1            5            
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   6 AM         
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM         Continuing   
Humidity (%)          49           87           59           
Haines Index          4            4            4            
LAL                   2            2            1            
Mixing hgt            7320                      3720         
Transport wnd (mph)   N  6                      SE 20        
Ventilation rate      43920                     74400        

REMARKS...None.

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

Hamilton-
Including the cities of Long Lake, Sabattis, Hoffmeister, 
and Wells
435 PM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy       
PRECIP TYPE           None         Rain         Rain         Rain         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           60           60           
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (+6)      61 (-8)      45           57           
RH % (24H TREND)      94 (-3)      53 (+9)      100          76           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    E 19 G39                  NE  7 G20    
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SE  8 G23    E 20 G39     E 17 G37     NW 10 G20    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.20         0.16         0.21         
PRECIP DURATION                    6            4            9            
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 AM         Continuing   Continuing   
PRECIP END                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3020                      3500         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 31                      N 16         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  81540                     49000        
DISPERSION                         5                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            2            

REMARKS...None.

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Southern Fulton-
Including the cities of Gloversville and Johnstown
435 PM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       
PRECIP TYPE           None         Rain         Rain         Rain         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            70           60           60           
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (+1)      61 (-12)     49           62           
RH % (24H TREND)      88 (-9)      59 (+12)     96           68           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    E 16 G29                  N  6 G18     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SE  8 G18    E 16 G29     E 13 G26     NW  9 G18    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.22         0.16         0.18         
PRECIP DURATION                    6            4            8            
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM         Continuing   Continuing   
PRECIP END                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2750                      3160         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 28                      NW 13        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  66000                     34760        
DISPERSION                         5                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            2            

REMARKS...None.

$$
Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Huletts Landing, Whitehall, and Granville
435 PM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy       
PRECIP TYPE           None         Rain         Rain         Rain         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           70           70           
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+3)      66 (-7)      49           60           
RH % (24H TREND)      88 (-5)      49 (+4)      95           68           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    E 11 G31                  N  6 G18     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SE  6        E 16 G31     E 12 G28     N  7 G18     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.14         0.28         0.33         
PRECIP DURATION                    5            7            9            
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 AM         Continuing   Continuing   
PRECIP END                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3720                      3760         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 29                      N 17         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  93000                     56400        
DISPERSION                         5                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            2            

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

Oswego-Jefferson-Lewis-
733 PM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                              Tonight          Thu    Thu Night          Fri
Cloud cover                     PCldy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip chc (%)                      0           90           50           50
Precip type                      None      Showers      Showers      Showers
Min/Max Temp                       55           63           50           61
AM Wind (mph)                                 E  9                   Lgt/Var
PM Wind (mph)                 Lgt/Var         E 10         E  7        NW  6
Precip amount                    0.00         0.46         0.13         0.07
Precip duration                                  7            2            2
Precip begin                                  8 AM   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                              Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity (%)               88           61           96           73
Haines Index                        4            3            2            2
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
Mixing height (ft-AGL)              0         3150            0         3540
Transport wind (kt)              E  8         E 23         E 10         N 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                   0        72450            0        42480
Dispersion Index                    0           72            0           42
REMARKS...None.

$$

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

Yates-Seneca-Southern Cayuga-Onondaga-
Including the cities of Penn Yan, Seneca Falls, Auburn, 
and Syracuse
551 PM EDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri          

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy        
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers      Showers      
Chance Precip (%)     40           100          40           50           
Temp (24h trend)      53 (+2)      62 (-12)     52           62           
RH % (24h trend)      86 (-14)     72 (+36)     100          67           
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)               SE 11-15 G23              NW 3-7       
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SE 5-9 G17   E 9-13 G21   E 6-10 G18   NW 7-11      
Precip Amount         0.14         0.55         0.14         0.04         
Precip Duration       1            9            2            2            
Precip Begin          2 AM         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     9-15 strikes No tstms     
Haines Index          2            2            2            2            

REMARKS...None.

$$
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Rain. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds around
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs in the lower 70s. West
winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. South
winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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

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