559  
FNUS51 KBTV 220859  
FWFBTV  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND  
NORTHERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
459 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
   
..SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS TODAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
ALTHOUGH THE GENERAL RAIN AREA WILL MOVE OUT OF THE AREA THIS  
MORNING, MORE SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON.  
SOUTH WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST THROUGH THE MORNING AT 15 TO 20 MPH  
WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH, TAPERING OFF A BIT DURING THE AFTERNOON.  
COOL TEMPERATURES AND RECENT RAINFALL WILL KEEP RELATIVE HUMIDITIES  
SOMEWHAT HIGH, IN THE 70 PERCENT RANGE. MAXIMUM RH TONIGHT WILL  
APPROACH 100 PERCENT. MOSTLY DRY TUESDAY BUT STILL PLENTY OF CLOUD  
COVER. TEMPERATURES ABOUT 10 DEGREES WARMER TUESDAY THAN TODAY.  
 
NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-222115-  
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,  
AND VERGENNES  
459 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 50 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 58 48 69  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 17 G31 S 5  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 15 G28 S 11 G27 SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.03 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 4 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 AM  
HUMIDITY (%) 74 98 47  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 3200 7470  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 25 W 9  
VENTILATION RATE 80000 67230  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-222115-  
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, AND RIPTON  
459 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 50 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 53 45 65  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 13 G26 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 13 G24 S 9 G21 W 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.05 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 4 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 6 AM  
HUMIDITY (%) 72 100 47  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 4010 7300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 18 W 12  
VENTILATION RATE 72180 87600  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ011-012-019-222115-  
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RUTLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, EAST WALLINGFORD, AND KILLINGTON  
459 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 50 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 55 46 67  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 11 G21 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 12 G23 S 9 G23 W 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.06 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 3 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 3 AM  
HUMIDITY (%) 71 100 45  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 3470 6740  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 20 W 10  
VENTILATION RATE 69400 67400  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ026-027-087-222115-  
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MASSENA, MALONE, OGDENSBURG, POTSDAM,  
AND GOUVERNEUR  
459 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 62 47 69  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 10 G20 SW 8 G17  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 9 G20 SW 11 G20 SW 11  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.07 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 69 94 51  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2090 6490  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 12 W 13  
VENTILATION RATE 25080 84370  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ029>031-034-222115-  
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-  
WESTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STAR LAKE, SARANAC LAKE, TUPPER LAKE,  
DANNEMORA, AND LAKE PLACID  
459 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 40 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 59 44 66  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 12 G27 SW 6 G18  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 11 G26 SW 9 G23 W 9 G17  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.12 0.02 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 3 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 AM  
HUMIDITY (%) 72 97 48  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 3010 8040  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 15 W 12  
VENTILATION RATE 45150 96480  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID  
70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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