216  
FNUS51 KPBZ 250628  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WEEKEND WARM TEMPERATURE WILL BE MARRED BY INCREASING RAIN  
CHANCES ON SUNDAY.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-252115-  
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  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (0) 51 (0) 67  
RH % (24H TREND) 50 (+5) 90 (+12) 55  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 6 SE 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR SE 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.19  
PRECIP DURATION 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 880 1680  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2890 5500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 9 S 24  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 23120 115500  
DISPERSION 2 5  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-252115-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEIRTON, FOLLANSBEE, WELLSBURG, WHEELING,  
MOUNDSVILLE, NEW MARTINSVILLE, AND FAIRMONT  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 74 (0) 53 (-1) 67  
RH % (24H TREND) 45 (+2) 87 (+16) 55  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 5 SE 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR S 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.21  
PRECIP DURATION 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 910 1460  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2990 4810  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 8 S 25  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 20930 105820  
DISPERSION 2 5  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-252115-  
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  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (+2) 48 (-2) 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 47 (+2) 91 (+16) 53  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 8 SE 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR S 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.20  
PRECIP DURATION 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 930 1620  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3070 5300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 8 S 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 21490 106000  
DISPERSION 2 5  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-252115-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ZANESVILLE, CAMBRIDGE, MARTINS FERRY,  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, CALDWELL, AND WOODSFIELD  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 73 (-1) 53 (-1) 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 45 (+1) 88 (+19) 63  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 5 SE 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR S 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.20  
PRECIP DURATION 0 6  
PRECIP BEGIN 3 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 970 890  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3180 2920  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 8 S 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 22260 55480  
DISPERSION 2 4  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-252115-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW PHILADELPHIA, DOVER, CARROLLTON,  
MALVERN, EAST LIVERPOOL, SALEM, COLUMBIANA, COSHOCTON, CADIZ,  
AND STEUBENVILLE  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (-1) 52 (0) 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 50 (+3) 90 (+15) 60  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 6 SE 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.16  
PRECIP DURATION 0 6  
PRECIP BEGIN 3 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 920 1050  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3010 3460  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 8 S 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 21070 65740  
DISPERSION 2 4  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-252115-  
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  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 67 (-2) 49 (0) 64  
RH % (24H TREND) 57 (+14) 90 (+8) 63  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 6 SE 7  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SE 9  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.13  
PRECIP DURATION 2 1 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 770 1240  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2520 4080  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 9 S 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 20160 81600  
DISPERSION 2 4  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-252115-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF INDIANA  
228 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 68 (-1) 51 (+1) 59  
RH % (24H TREND) 55 (+10) 90 (+6) 67  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 7 SE 7  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 5 LGT/VAR SE 9  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.12  
PRECIP DURATION 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 740 1110  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2430 3650  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 12 S 25  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 24300 80300  
DISPERSION 2 4  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
MONDAY
 
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
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