110  
FNUS51 KBTV 220936  
FWFBTV  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND  
NORTHERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
536 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017  
   
..CHANCE FOR MORE SHOWERS TODAY, DRIER WEATHER SUNDAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SURFACE TROUGH CROSSES THE AREA THIS MORNING, SCATTERED RAIN  
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED. DRIER WEATHER WILL RETURN TOMORROW WITH  
SURFACE HIGH RIDGING INTO THE NORTH COUNTRY. DESPITE DRIER  
CONDITIONS SUNDAY AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES IN THE 30-35% RANGE, NO  
FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS ARE EXPECTED WITH WET FUELS FROM RECENT  
RAINFALL.  
 
NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-222200-  
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  
536 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 51 37 62  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 7 NW 7 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 54 91 38  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 6540 8020  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 SW 14  
VENTILATION RATE 85020 112280  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-222200-  
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  
536 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 20 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 47 34 59  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 5 G17 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.02 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM  
HUMIDITY (%) 64 99 38  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 5550 7320  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 6 W 12  
VENTILATION RATE 33300 87840  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ011-012-019-222200-  
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RUTLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, EAST WALLINGFORD, AND KILLINGTON  
536 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 52 35 61  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 6 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 55 94 36  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 6790 6710  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 W 9  
VENTILATION RATE 47530 60390  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ026-027-087-222200-  
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MASSENA, MALONE, OGDENSBURG, POTSDAM,  
AND GOUVERNEUR  
536 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 49 35 61  
20FTWND AM(MPH) W 8 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) W 9 NW 5 SW 9 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 12 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 58 93 40  
HAINES INDEX 2 5 6  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 5230 6490  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 15 SW 22  
VENTILATION RATE 78450 142780  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ029>031-034-222200-  
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-  
WESTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STAR LAKE, SARANAC LAKE, TUPPER LAKE,  
DANNEMORA, AND LAKE PLACID  
536 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 45 33 59  
20FTWND AM(MPH) W 5 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) W 8 G17 NW 7 G19 SW 5 G18  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 60 96 36  
HAINES INDEX 2 4 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 6280 10210  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 W 18  
VENTILATION RATE 94200 183780  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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