180  
FNUS51 KPBZ 261841  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
HOT AND DRY WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED UNTIL LATE SUNDAY.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-270915-  
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...  
OHIOPYLE  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 10 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64 (-7) 90 (+4) 67 90  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (-3) 44 (-9) 92 50  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1910 2250  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6270 7390  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 3 S 5  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 18810 36950  
DISPERSION 2 3  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-270915-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEIRTON...FOLLANSBEE...WELLSBURG...  
WHEELING...MOUNDSVILLE...NEW MARTINSVILLE...FAIRMONT  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 0 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64 (-8) 92 (+4) 69 91  
RH % (24H TREND) 93 (-3) 45 (-8) 92 50  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2210 2260  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 7250 7410  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 2 S 2  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 14500 14820  
DISPERSION 2 2  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-270915-  
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...CANAAN VALLEY  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 10 10 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (-6) 90 (+6) 64 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (-1) 47 (-12) 91 50  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2020 2010  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6630 6600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 5 SE 3  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 33150 19800  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 2 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-270915-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ZANESVILLE...CAMBRIDGE...  
MARTINS FERRY...ST. CLAIRSVILLE...CALDWELL...WOODSFIELD  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 10 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 65 (-6) 92 (+3) 70 91  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (-6) 45 (-8) 92 51  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2330 2470  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 7630 8110  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 5 SW 3  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 38150 24330  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-270915-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW PHILADELPHIA...DOVER...CARROLLTON...  
MALVERN...EAST LIVERPOOL...SALEM...COLUMBIANA...COSHOCTON...  
CADIZ...STEUBENVILLE  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 10 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (-7) 92 (+4) 69 91  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (-5) 43 (-4) 92 50  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2330 2470  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 7650 8090  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 3 W 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 22950 56630  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-270915-  
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...FORD CITY  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 10 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59 (-10) 88 (+3) 65 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (-1) 43 (-5) 93 51  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1850 2320  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6050 7610  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 6 SW 9  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 36300 68490  
DISPERSION 3 4  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-270915-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...INDIANA  
241 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 10 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 62 (-8) 88 (+3) 66 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 97 (-2) 47 (-6) 93 52  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1700 1930  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 5590 6330  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 7 SW 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 39130 44310  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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