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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND
NORTHERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
405 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...DRY THRU MONDAY WITH TEMPS TRENDING WARMER OVER THE WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...
A DEEP LAYER RIDGE WILL REMAIN THE DOMINANT WEATHER FEATURE THROUGH
THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND. THE RESULT WILL BE A CONTINUATION OF WARM
TEMPERATURES AND MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL SETTLE
OVER THE REGION TODAY...RESULTING IN SUNSHINE WITH LIGHT WINDS.
HIGHS WILL BE AROUND 80 WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AROUND 35
PERCENT. DRY WEATHER SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY WITH TEMPERATURES
WARMING THROUGH THE PERIOD. IT WILL TURN A BIT MORE HUMID AS WELL.
GOOD RECOVERY EACH NIGHT GIVEN CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS. A
SERIES OF FRONTS WILL BRING AN INCREASED CHANCE OF SHOWERS DURING
THE MIDDLE AND LATTER PORTION OF NEXT WEEK.

NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-042130-
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
405 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      79           56           82           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       N  8                      LGT/VAR      
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      39           100          40           
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5060                      4810         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  6                      SW  6        
VENTILATION RATE      22720                     24940        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-042130-
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
405 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      77           51           79           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       N  5                      LGT/VAR      
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      38           100          41           
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5870                      5070         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  3                     SW  5        
VENTILATION RATE      15040                     22700        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

VTZ011-012-019-042130-
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUTLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION...EAST WALLINGFORD...KILLINGTON
405 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      78           54           79           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       E  5                      LGT/VAR      
20FTWND PM(MPH)       E  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      37           99           40           
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5400                      5300         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  7                      SW  2        
VENTILATION RATE      32390                     13840        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ026-027-087-042130-
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...OGDENSBURG...
POTSDAM...GOUVERNEUR
405 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      80           57           82           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       NE  8                     LGT/VAR      
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NE  9 G17    NE  7        LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      36           100          49           
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5060                      4630         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     S  5         
VENTILATION RATE      40930                     20850        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ029>031-034-042130-
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-
WESTERN ESSEX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAR LAKE...SARANAC LAKE...
TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...LAKE PLACID
405 AM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT          

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         
MAX/MIN/MAX TEMP      78           54           81           
20FTWND AM(MPH)       NE  6                     LGT/VAR      
20FTWND PM(MPH)       E  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                              
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 
PRECIP END                                                   
MIN/MAX/MIN RH %      37           100          41           
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            
LAL                   1            1            1            
MIXING HGT            5450                      6030         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  7                      SW  6        
VENTILATION RATE      30650                     26260        

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH. 
.LABOR DAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. 

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

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

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FROM SOUTHEASTERN QUEBEC AND NORTHERN
NEW ENGLAND TONIGHT AND THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS SURFACE HIGH
WILL MOVE OVER NEW YORK AND NEW ENGLAND TOMORROW...AND DOMINATE
THE WEATHER THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND WITH ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND PERSISTENT DRY WEATHER. THE HIGH WILL MOVE EAST
OF NEW ENGLAND SUNDAY INTO LABOR DAY. 

THE RH VALUES WILL HAVE ANOTHER EXCELLENT RECOVERY TO 75 TO 100
PERCENT WITH DEW FORMATION TOMORROW MORNING...AND THEN LOWER TO
35 TO 45 PERCENT SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THE MAXIMUM RH VALUES SUNDAY
MORNING WILL BE IN THE 90 TO 100 PERCENT RANGE WITH DEW FORMATION
ONCE AGAIN.

THE WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT TO CALM TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING.
EXPECT THE WINDS TO BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE DIRECTION AT LESS THAN
10 MPH TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

BENNINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BENNINGTON
423 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (-7)      78 (+1)      48           82           
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (+2)      38 (-11)     100          44           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR      
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       E  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4030                      4800         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  5                      W  6         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  6680                      18820        
DISPERSION                         3                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          2            4            4            3            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

WESTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JACKSONVILLE...NEWFANE
423 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (-6)      78 (+2)      49           83           
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (+1)      35 (-15)     100          42           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR      
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4160                      4970         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  5                      W  5         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  7550                      19860        
DISPERSION                         3                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

EASTERN WINDHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRATTLEBORO...WEST BRATTLEBORO...
BELLOWS FALLS
423 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN          

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (-10)     79 (+1)      50           84           
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+4)     33 (-15)     100          40           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR      
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
PRECIP DURATION                                                           
PRECIP BEGIN                                                              
PRECIP END                                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3480                      5020         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  1                      W  6         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  7740                      17930        
DISPERSION                         3                         5            
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4            

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. 
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. 
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. 
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. 
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. 

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

$$