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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND
NORTHERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
326 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE REGION TODAY WITH PERIODS 
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE NORTH AND SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE SOUTH...A 
WELCOMED RELIEF FROM THIS DRY STRETCH AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES.
SUMMERLIKE WEATHER WITH DAILY CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS 
IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY INTO LATE WEEK. 

NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-252115-
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
326 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           30           
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      70           64           86           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       S  9 G17                  SW 13 G26    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       S  9         S  6 G17     SW 13 G25    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.10         0.02         
PRECIP DURATION       4            2            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      47           83           34           
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            
LAL                   2            2            2            
MIXING HGT            8580                      9620         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     SW 18        
VENTILATION RATE      133260                    156690       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-252115-
ORLEANS-ESSEX-LAMOILLE-CALEDONIA-WASHINGTON-ORANGE-
EASTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CHITTENDEN-EASTERN ADDISON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWPORT...ISLAND POND...JOHNSON...
STOWE...ST. JOHNSBURY...MONTPELIER...BRADFORD...RANDOLPH...
ENOSBURG FALLS...RICHFORD...UNDERHILL...BRISTOL...RIPTON
326 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           30           
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      70           59           83           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  7                     SW 12 G27    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       S  8 G17     S  6         SW 14 G26    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.12         0.03         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      43           88           34           
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            
LAL                   2            2            2            
MIXING HGT            9350                      9260         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     SW 18        
VENTILATION RATE      153030                    175880       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

VTZ011-012-019-252115-
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUTLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION...EAST WALLINGFORD...KILLINGTON
326 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           20           
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      73           61           83           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  6                     SW  9 G19    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       S  8         S  7         SW 11 G21    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.02         0.02         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      37           84           35           
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            
LAL                   2            2            2            
MIXING HGT            9700                      8020         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     SW 18        
VENTILATION RATE      170280                    128300       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ026-027-087-252115-
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...OGDENSBURG...
POTSDAM...GOUVERNEUR
326 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           50           30           
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      72           63           83           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  8                     SW 17 G31    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       S  8 G18     S  9         SW 21 G32    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.23         0.12         0.02         
PRECIP DURATION       7            3            1            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      53           85           43           
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            
LAL                   2            2            2            
MIXING HGT            7240                      6040         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     SW 26        
VENTILATION RATE      159830                    155680       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ029>031-034-252115-
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-
WESTERN ESSEX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAR LAKE...SARANAC LAKE...
TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...LAKE PLACID
326 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           30           
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      71           60           82           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  8 G20                 SW 14 G32    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  9 G21    SW  8 G29    SW 16 G31    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.10         0.02         
PRECIP DURATION       5            2            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      48           90           35           
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            
LAL                   2            2            2            
MIXING HGT            9410                      10080        
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     SW 20        
VENTILATION RATE      146720                    151500       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 

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

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

.DISCUSSION...
WARM TEMPERATURES AND INCREASINGLY HUMID CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST
FOR THIS WEEK WITH CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...
ESPECIALLY MID WEEK.

RH VALUES TONIGHT RECOVER BETWEEN 70 AND 90 PERCENT TONIGHT...THEN EXPECTED
TO RANGE BETWEEN 40 AND 60 PERCENT TUESDAY AFTERNOON WITH VALUES
BETWEEN 50 AND 70 PERCENT WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. 

THE BETTER CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE DURING THE AFTERNOON
INTO EARLY EVENING HOURS.

BENNINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNINGTON
359 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           30           50           
TEMP (24H TREND)      58 (+5)      82 (+8)      63           81           
RH % (24H TREND)      84 (+13)     45 (+9)      84           54           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    SW 10 G31                 SW  8 G25    
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW 11 G35    SW 11 G31    SW  9 G23    SW 12 G25    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.03         0.05         0.18         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5940                      5950         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 17                      SW 21        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  70080                     71690        
DISPERSION                         5                         5            
LAL                   1            2            2            2            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

WESTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JACKSONVILLE...NEWFANE
359 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           30           50           
TEMP (24H TREND)      58 (+5)      84 (+7)      63           82           
RH % (24H TREND)      82 (+10)     41 (+9)      87           49           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    SW  9 G24                 S  6 G23     
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S 10 G27     SW 11 G24    SW  8 G19    SW 11 G23    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.02         0.03         0.12         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6900                      6390         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 17                      SW 21        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  73250                     73780        
DISPERSION                         5                         5            
LAL                   1            2            2            2            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRATTLEBORO...WEST BRATTLEBORO...
BELLOWS FALLS
359 PM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           30           50           
TEMP (24H TREND)      60 (+8)      85 (+6)      63           83           
RH % (24H TREND)      85 (+5)      41 (+9)      92           50           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    SW  6 G18                 LGT/VAR      
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  8 G18     SW 11 G18    SW  7        S 10 G19     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.02         0.09         
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1            2            
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7040                      6400         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 16                      SW 21        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  70710                     62730        
DISPERSION                         5                         5            
LAL                   1            2            2            2            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 

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

$$