National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
418 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

...INCREASING THREAT OF PRECIPITATION TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL BE OVER THE AREA TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR DEEPER MOISTURE TO MOVE INTO THE
REGION AND WITH A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE ALSO MOVING IN...THE
THREAT FOR SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIST TODAY
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS DURING THIS PERIOD
WILL GENERALLY BE LESS THAN A THIRD OF AN INCH. THE INCREASING
MOISTURE INDICATES NO RELATIVE HUMIDITY ISSUES WILL EXISTS...BUT
THERE WILL BE WIND GUSTS FROM THE SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST TODAY IN THE
15 TO 25 MILE PER HOUR RANGE. HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO MOVE IN
FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL PERSIST OVER THE REGION THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR A DRYING TREND TO TAKE PLACE DURING
THIS TIME PERIOD AND WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES RIGHT AROUND SEASONAL
NORMALS THIS WEEKEND...HUMIDITY LEVEL SHOULD NOT REACH CRITICAL
LEVELS. ANOTHER FRONT MOVES INTO THE REGION LATE SUNDAY AND BRINGS
THE NEXT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS TO THE AREA.


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
418 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           30           30           
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           69           85           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       S  9                      SW  7 G15    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       S 10 G20     S  8 G15     NW 11 G22    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.08         0.07         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM         
HUMIDITY (%)          60           100          41           
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            
LAL                   2            2            2            
MIXING HGT            7150                      8560         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     NW 15        
VENTILATION RATE      100090                    154150       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-
WESTERN ESSEX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAR LAKE...SARANAC LAKE...
TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...LAKE PLACID
418 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           20           
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           65           80           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  9                     W  9 G15     
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 10 G19    SW  8 G15    W 12 G26     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.06         0.03         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 PM        
HUMIDITY (%)          64           100          45           
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            
LAL                   2            2            2            
MIXING HGT            6710                      8320         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     W 16         
VENTILATION RATE      116480                    138450       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...OGDENSBURG...
POTSDAM...GOUVERNEUR
418 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           10           0            
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           68           84           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  9 G15                 W  8 G14     
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 12 G21    SW  9 G15    W 11 G23     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.01         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       2            1                         
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING                
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM                     
HUMIDITY (%)          64           98           42           
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            
LAL                   2            2            1            
MIXING HGT            5640                      9080         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     W 15         
VENTILATION RATE      108630                    146980       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

HAMILTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LONG LAKE...SABATTIS...HOFFMEISTER...
WELLS
438 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           40           20           
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (-1)      62 (+5)      81           
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (+25)     100 (+8)     50           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       SW 11 G21                 W 10 G20     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW 12 G21    SW  9 G17    W 13         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.12         0.05         
PRECIP DURATION       4            4            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM        
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4010                      5790         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     W 16         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     56140                     81060        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
LAL                   2            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
SOUTHERN FULTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLOVERSVILLE...JOHNSTOWN
438 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           20           
TEMP (24H TREND)      81 (-2)      65 (+6)      85           
RH % (24H TREND)      68 (+22)     100 (+3)     55           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       S  8 G18                  W 10 G20     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW 11 G18    SW  7        W 14         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.19         0.12         
PRECIP DURATION       3            4            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM        
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4870                      4940         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     W 16         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     73050                     69160        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
LAL                   2            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HULETTS LANDING...WHITEHALL...GRANVILLE
438 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           50           30           
TEMP (24H TREND)      83 (0)       66 (+6)      87           
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (+15)     99 (+9)      46           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       S 11 G21                  SW  7        
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S 12 G21     S  9 G18     W 10         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.14         0.09         
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4390                      7360         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     W 14         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     70240                     88320        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
LAL                   2            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
1033 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)                     60           40            0
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP                       82           66           83
AM WIND (MPH)                    S  7                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                   SW  9        SW  5         W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.15         0.11         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     3            2             
PRECIP BEGIN                     6 AM         9 PM             
PRECIP END                       4 PM         6 AM             
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY (%)               65          100           40
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            4
LAL                                 3            3            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              4920            0         8360
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             SW 12        SW  6         W 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               59040            0       108680
DISPERSION INDEX                   59            0          109
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HAMILTON...ONEIDA...ROME...UTICA
550 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           30           
TEMP (24H TREND)      81 (-4)      67 (+6)      81           
RH % (24H TREND)      65 (+25)     100 (0)      51           
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH)  S 9-13 G22                W 6-10       
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH)  SW 9-13 G19  SW 4-8       W 9-13       
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.12         0.04         
PRECIP DURATION       5            4            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 AM         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4130                      4820         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     NW 15        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     68060                     71790        
DSI                   2            2            2            
LAL                   9-15 STRIKES 16-25 STRIKESNO TSTMS     
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PENN YAN...SENECA FALLS...AUBURN...
SYRACUSE
550 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           60           20           
TEMP (24H TREND)      85 (-2)      67 (+2)      83           
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (+15)     100 (0)      45           
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH)  S 10-14 G21               W 6-10       
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH)  SW 8-12 G19  SW 3-7       NW 8-12      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.13         0.03         
PRECIP DURATION       5            6            0            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 AM         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4550                      6010         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 15                      NW 13        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     66890                     78710        
DSI                   2            2            2            
LAL                   9-15 STRIKES 16-25 STRIKESNO TSTMS     
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 

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

$$