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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND
NORTHERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
458 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...CLEAR SKIES WITH COOL DRY AIR BEFORE A FRONT ON MONDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL CONTINUE TO BE MINIMAL THROUGH THE
PERIOD. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING DRY AIR TO THE REGION TODAY SO
EXPECT CLEAR SKIES WITH RH'S DROPPING INTO THE 20-30% RANGE.
TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL BE BELOW NORMAL IN THE MID 30S WITH NO
CHANCE OF PRECIP TODAY AND LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWESTERLY BY
MID AFTERNOON. BEGINNING MONDAY A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING A
CHANCE FOR RAIN/SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY AND INTO EARLY
EVENING. AS THE FRONT COMES THROUGH THERE WILL BE GUSTY WINDS
POSSIBLE DURING THE RAIN/SNOW SHOWERS. EXPECT SOUTHERLY GUSTS TO
BE BETWEEN 20-30KTS.

NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-292115-
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
458 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      37           27           44           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S 15 G29     
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  6        S  7 G20     SW 14 G28    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         
PRECIP DURATION                                 3            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      31           73           52           
HAINES INDEX          4            5            3            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5420                      7450         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      SW 26        
VENTILATION RATE      61610                     168080       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-292115-
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
458 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            70           
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      33           22           39           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S 12 G33     
20FTWND PM(MPH)       W  7         S  5         SW 12 G28    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07         
PRECIP DURATION                                 8            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      34           83           57           
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5460                      7980         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 12                      W 25         
VENTILATION RATE      60060                     191930       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

VTZ011-012-019-292115-
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUTLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION...EAST WALLINGFORD...KILLINGTON
458 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            70           
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      35           24           40           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S 12 G32     
20FTWND PM(MPH)       W  6         S  5         SW 13 G31    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05         
PRECIP DURATION                                 5            
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM         
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      29           83           54           
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5350                      8120         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      W 28         
VENTILATION RATE      57150                     203050       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ026-027-087-292115-
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...OGDENSBURG...
POTSDAM...GOUVERNEUR
458 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY       
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            60           80           
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SNOW SHOWERS SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      36           27           40           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  6 G18                 SW 17 G35    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 14 G24    S 11 G21     SW 19 G34    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.10         
PRECIP DURATION                    2            10           
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      40           82           66           
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            3730                      4610         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     SW 32        
VENTILATION RATE      56000                     134100       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ029>031-034-292115-
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-
WESTERN ESSEX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAR LAKE...SARANAC LAKE...
TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...LAKE PLACID
458 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           70           
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SNOW SHOWERS SHOWERS      
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      34           23           38           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       W  5                      SW 17 G37    
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 10 G21    SW  9 G26    SW 18 G36    
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.09         
PRECIP DURATION                    1            9            
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING   
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      33           86           58           
HAINES INDEX          4            5            3            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5540                      7620         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 15                      W 30         
VENTILATION RATE      63950                     215700       

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 19. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 

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

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

.DISCUSSION...
...GUSTY WINDS UP TO 40 MPH TODAY...

A FAST MOVING CLIPPER WILL SOME SNOW SHOWERS MAINLY NORTH AND
WEST OF THE CAPITAL REGION EARLY MONDAY...WITH MOSTLY RAIN SHOWERS 
FROM ALBANY SOUTH AND EAST. A COLD FRONT COULD BRING A FEW MORE 
SHOWERS MONDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD BACK 
IN TONIGHT. ANOTHER CLIPPER TRACKING MAINLY SOUTH OF THE REGION 
COULD BRING LIGHT RAIN OR SNOW TO SOUTHERN AREAS TUESDAY. 
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION WEDNESDAY.

RH VALUES WILL RANGE BETWEEN 30 AND 55 PERCENT MONDAY AND TUESDAY
AFTERNOON. RH VALUES WILL RANGE BETWEEN 70 AND 100 PERCENT TONIGHT
AND MONDAY NIGHT.  

A SOUTH WIND AVERAGE 10 TO 20 MPH...THEN BECOME WEST TO
NORTHWEST BY WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH BY AFTERNOON. THE WIND WILL 
DIMINISHING DOWN 5-15 MPH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...LIGHT AND VARIABLE 
TUESDAY.

BENNINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNINGTON
445 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           20           0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      43 (+9)      20 (+2)      40           
RH % (24H TREND)      44 (+9)      85 (+4)      38           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 15 G40                 W 12 G25     
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 15 G36    W 17 G40     LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.02         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       4            1                         
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING                
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM                     
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1670                      1460         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5470                      4790         
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 24                      W  7         
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W 12                      W  4         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 28                      W  8         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     66650                     47870        
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     10470                     7520         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    76640                     55050        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
DSI                   N/A          N/A          N/A          
SUNSHINE HOURS        N/A          N/A          N/A          
CWR                                             0            
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT    EXCELLENT    EXCELLENT    
STABILITY CLASS                                              

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

WESTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JACKSONVILLE...NEWFANE
445 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           30           0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      43 (+8)      21 (+1)      41           
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (+9)      80 (+6)      34           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   S 14 G29                  NW 12 G23    
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 14 G32    W 16 G36     LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.02         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       4            1                         
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING                
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM                     
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1760                      1670         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5780                      5490         
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 24                      W  7         
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W 12                      W  4         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 28                      W  8         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69750                     51610        
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     10960                     8110         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    80210                     59350        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
DSI                   N/A          N/A          N/A          
SUNSHINE HOURS        N/A          N/A          N/A          
CWR                                             0            
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT    EXCELLENT    EXCELLENT    
STABILITY CLASS                                              

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRATTLEBORO...WEST BRATTLEBORO...
BELLOWS FALLS
445 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE          

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           30           0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      44 (+6)      25 (+3)      44           
RH % (24H TREND)      44 (+7)      80 (+7)      33           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   S 13 G24                  NW  9        
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 11 G21    W 13 G24     LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.01         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION       4            0                         
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING                
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM                      
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1870                      1730         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6120                      5690         
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 21                      W  7         
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W 11                      W  4         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 24                      W  8         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     65450                     53040        
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     10280                     8330         
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    75270                     60990        
DISPERSION            5                         5            
DSI                   N/A          N/A          N/A          
SUNSHINE HOURS        N/A          N/A          N/A          
CWR                                             0            
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT    EXCELLENT    EXCELLENT    
STABILITY CLASS                                              

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 18.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
20. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40.
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. 

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

$$