078  
FNUS51 KPBZ 280920  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
ANOTHER COLD DAY ON TAP WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS THIS MORNING.  
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH THE RISK FOR  
SHOWERS RETURNING SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.  
 
PAZ021-029-WVZ001>003-282115-  
ALLEGHENY-WASHINGTON-HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PITTSBURGH METRO AREA...WASHINGTON...  
WEIRTON...BETHANY...WHEELING  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 20 0  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 29 (-6) 24 (0) 44  
RH % (24H TREND) 53 (-24) 77 (-16) 54  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 6 S 8 G17  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 6 S 6 S 11 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 11 PM  
PRECIP END 10 AM 6 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1410 500  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4630 1640  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 S 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 69450 29520  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ073>076-282115-  
WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-FAYETTE-FAYETTE RIDGES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENSBURG...LATROBE...LIGONIER...  
DONEGAL...UNIONTOWN...CHAMPION...OHIOPYLE  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (-5) 21 (-4) 45  
RH % (24H TREND) 55 (-19) 81 (-16) 52  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 8 G17 S 8 G17  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 7 G17 SW 6 S 10 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 11 PM  
PRECIP END 1 PM 6 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1460 580  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4780 1900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 18 S 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 86040 34200  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ059-069-PAZ031-WVZ004-012-021-022-282115-  
BELMONT-MONROE-GREENE-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-MONONGALIA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. CLAIRSVILLE...WOODSFIELD...  
WAYNESBURG...MOUNDSVILLE...NEW MARTINSVILLE...FAIRMONT...  
MORGANTOWN  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (-5) 24 (-1) 46  
RH % (24H TREND) 54 (-17) 81 (-12) 52  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 6 S 8 G17  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 7 S 6 S 11 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1410 510  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4630 1670  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 SW 20  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 46300 33400  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ023-041-282115-  
GARRETT-PRESTON-TUCKER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OAKLAND MD...KINGWOOD...PARSONS  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 26 (-5) 18 (-3) 43  
RH % (24H TREND) 63 (-20) 87 (-7) 54  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 9 G18 S 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 9 G18 SW 5 SW 9 G18  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.07 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1240 640  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4060 2090  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 SW 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 64960 37620  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039-048-057-058-068-282115-  
TUSCARAWAS-COSHOCTON-MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-NOBLE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW PHILADELPHIA...COSHOCTON...  
ZANESVILLE...CAMBRIDGE...CALDWELL  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 29 (-6) 26 (+2) 47  
RH % (24H TREND) 49 (-20) 71 (-19) 52  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 5 S 9 G18  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 7 S 7 S 11 G20  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1280 570  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4190 1870  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 10 S 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 41900 33660  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ041-PAZ013-014-020-282115-  
COLUMBIANA-LAWRENCE-BUTLER-BEAVER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALEM...NEW CASTLE...BUTLER...BEAVER  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 28 (-6) 23 (+1) 43  
RH % (24H TREND) 52 (-26) 78 (-15) 55  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 7 S 9 G18  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 6 S 6 S 11 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 8 PM  
PRECIP END 12 PM 6 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1270 500  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4160 1650  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 14 S 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 58240 28050  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ040-049-050-282115-  
CARROLL-HARRISON-JEFFERSON OH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CARROLLTON...CADIZ...STEUBENVILLE  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 20 0  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 28 (-6) 24 (+1) 45  
RH % (24H TREND) 51 (-26) 75 (-18) 53  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 6 S 9 G18  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 7 S 6 S 11 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 12 AM  
PRECIP END 8 AM 3 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1340 520  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4400 1720  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 15 S 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 66000 30960  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-015-016-282115-  
MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-CLARION-JEFFERSON PA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GROVE CITY...FRANKLIN...TIONESTA...  
CLARION...BROOKVILLE  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 60 30  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 25 (-8) 20 (-2) 41  
RH % (24H TREND) 54 (-19) 85 (-11) 60  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 9 G18 S 9 G18  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 7 G17 S 6 S 11 G20  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.06 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 3 4 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 8 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 3 PM CONTINUING 3 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1390 520  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4550 1710  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 20 S 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 91000 27360  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ022-023-282115-  
ARMSTRONG-INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTANNING...INDIANA  
420 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 40 20  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 28 (-6) 20 (-3) 43  
RH % (24H TREND) 55 (-24) 82 (-14) 55  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 9 G18 S 8 G17  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 8 G18 SW 6 S 10 G18  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.01 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 8 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 12 PM CONTINUING 7 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1320 520  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4340 1720  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 S 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 78120 25800  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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