080  
FNUS51 KBTV 210953  
FWFBTV  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND  
NORTHERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
553 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
   
..DRY WEATHER TODAY, WITH STORMS EXPECTED TOMORROW
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EASTWARD TODAY AND SOUTHWESTERLY  
FLOW WILL PICK UP. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE IN THE 35  
TO 45 PERCENT RANGE TODAY WITH WARMER TEMPERATURES EXPECTED. NO  
PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TODAY THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY. A LARGE  
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL EVENTUALLY MOVE TOWARD THE REGION  
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. WARMER AND MORE HUMID CONDITIONS ARE  
EXPECTED ON TUESDAY AND THE THREAT FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS  
WILL BE INCREASING LATER TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.  
 
NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-212130-  
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  
553 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 80  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 86 67 86  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 8 S 9 G19  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 9 SW 6 S 13 G26  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.12  
PRECIP DURATION 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 42 86 50  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
LAL 1 1 5  
MIXING HGT 7880 6110  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 15 S 29  
VENTILATION RATE 118200 177190  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-212130-  
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  
553 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 70  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 81 62 83  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7 G17  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 9 SW 7 S 12 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.09  
PRECIP DURATION 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 44 96 50  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 5  
MIXING HGT 7780 7580  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 SW 25  
VENTILATION RATE 124480 189500  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ011-012-019-212130-  
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RUTLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, EAST WALLINGFORD, AND KILLINGTON  
553 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 82 63 84  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 5 S 7  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 9 SW 7 SW 12 G21  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.10  
PRECIP DURATION 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 42 97 50  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
LAL 1 1 4  
MIXING HGT 7680 7110  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 SW 17  
VENTILATION RATE 115200 120870  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ026-027-087-212130-  
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MASSENA, MALONE, OGDENSBURG, POTSDAM,  
AND GOUVERNEUR  
553 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 80  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 85 68 84  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 8 G17 S 9 G21  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 13 SW 8 G17 SW 14 G21  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.26  
PRECIP DURATION 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 45 95 56  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
LAL 1 1 5  
MIXING HGT 6660 5800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 22 SW 32  
VENTILATION RATE 146520 185600  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ029>031-034-212130-  
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-  
WESTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STAR LAKE, SARANAC LAKE, TUPPER LAKE,  
DANNEMORA, AND LAKE PLACID  
553 AM EDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 80  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 83 64 82  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 6 G20 S 8 G21  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 11 G18 SW 8 G19 SW 13 G25  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.21  
PRECIP DURATION 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 41 96 51  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
LAL 1 1 5  
MIXING HGT 8650 6540  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 SW 22  
VENTILATION RATE 155700 143880  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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