519  
FNUS51 KPBZ 181902  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AN APPROACHING FRONT WILL BRING BETTER RAIN CHANCES AREAWIDE  
BEGINNING TONIGHT AND INTO THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. SLIGHTLY COOLER  
AIR WILL FOLLOW.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-190915-  
ALLEGHENY-WASHINGTON-GREENE-WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-  
FAYETTE-FAYETTE RIDGES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PITTSBURGH METRO AREA, WASHINGTON,  
CANONSBURG, WAYNESBURG, MURRYSVILLE, GREENSBURG, NEW KENSINGTON,  
LIGONIER, DONEGAL, UNIONTOWN, CHAMPION, AND OHIOPYLE  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 60 50 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (+1) 83 (-6) 65 81  
RH % (24H TREND) 95 (0) 61 (+8) 96 65  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.31 0.18 0.39  
PRECIP DURATION 2 6 2 7  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1470 1290  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4830 4220  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 9 W 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 38640 16880  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 3 4 4 5  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-190915-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEIRTON, FOLLANSBEE, WELLSBURG, WHEELING,  
MOUNDSVILLE, NEW MARTINSVILLE, AND FAIRMONT  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 70 60 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 72 (+2) 84 (-6) 66 83  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (-2) 64 (+12) 96 66  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.08 0.42 0.27 0.48  
PRECIP DURATION 1 7 4 10  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1290 1230  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4230 4030  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 9 W 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 33840 24180  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 3 5 4 5  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-190915-  
GARRETT-MONONGALIA-  
RIDGES OF EASTERN MONONGALIA AND NORTHWESTERN PRESTON-PRESTON-  
EASTERN PRESTON-WESTERN TUCKER-EASTERN TUCKER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, OAKLAND MD,  
GRANTSVILLE, MORGANTOWN, COOPERS ROCK, KINGWOOD, BRUCETON MILLS,  
TERRA ALTA, ROWLESBURG, HAZELTON, PARSONS, HENDRICKS,  
SAINT GEORGE, DAVIS, THOMAS, AND CANAAN VALLEY  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 80 60 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 68 (+2) 82 (-3) 64 80  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (-3) 67 (+11) 96 70  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 NW 5 LGT/VAR W 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.07 0.47 0.28 0.44  
PRECIP DURATION 1 7 5 10  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1140 1130  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3740 3710  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 14 W 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 44880 25970  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 3 5 4 5  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-190915-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ZANESVILLE, CAMBRIDGE, MARTINS FERRY,  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, CALDWELL, AND WOODSFIELD  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 70 60 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 72 (+3) 85 (-5) 68 82  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (0) 65 (+12) 94 65  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.06 0.41 0.27 0.47  
PRECIP DURATION 1 6 4 9  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1270 1310  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4170 4290  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 8 W 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 29190 25740  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 3 5 4 5  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-190915-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW PHILADELPHIA, DOVER, CARROLLTON,  
MALVERN, EAST LIVERPOOL, SALEM, COLUMBIANA, COSHOCTON, CADIZ,  
AND STEUBENVILLE  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 60 40 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (0) 82 (-8) 64 81  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (+2) 60 (+5) 89 61  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.15 0.26 0.18 0.37  
PRECIP DURATION 2 6 2 6  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1400 870  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4600 2850  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 10 N 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 41400 11400  
DISPERSION 3 1  
LAL 3 4 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-190915-  
MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-LAWRENCE-BUTLER-CLARION-JEFFERSON-BEAVER-  
ARMSTRONG-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SHARON, HERMITAGE, GROVE CITY, OIL CITY,  
FRANKLIN, TIONESTA, NEW CASTLE, ELLWOOD CITY, BUTLER, CLARION,  
PUNXSUTAWNEY, BROOKVILLE, ALIQUIPPA, BEAVER FALLS, AMBRIDGE,  
MONACA, KITTANNING, AND FORD CITY  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 50 20 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 67 (-3) 81 (-6) 58 79  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+4) 50 (-7) 90 57  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.29 0.07 0.04 0.20  
PRECIP DURATION 6 2 1 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1470 1230  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4820 4040  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 10 W 3  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 43380 12120  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 4 3 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-190915-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF INDIANA  
302 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 50 30 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (+1) 81 (-6) 62 79  
RH % (24H TREND) 98 (0) 57 (0) 90 64  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.17 0.11 0.05 0.25  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 2 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1410 1330  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4630 4370  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 9 SW 1  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 37040 4370  
DISPERSION 3 1  
LAL 3 3 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

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

 
 
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