940  
FNUS51 KPBZ 220632  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SHOWER POTENTIAL WILL CONTINUE TO DIMINISH AS UPPER LOW PRESSURE  
EXITS EASTWARD. BUILDING HIGH PRESSURE WILL DRY AND WARM THE UPPER  
OHIO VALLEY REGION THROUGH THE WEEKEND.  
 
PAZ021-029-WVZ001>003-222115-  
ALLEGHENY-WASHINGTON-HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PITTSBURGH METRO AREA...WASHINGTON...  
WEIRTON...BETHANY...WHEELING  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (-2) 42 (-2) 56  
RH % (24H TREND) 66 (-13) 94 (-5) 55  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 6 N 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 8 N 8 N 10 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1380 1330  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4530 4380  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 18 NW 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 81540 70080  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ073>076-222115-  
WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-FAYETTE-FAYETTE RIDGES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENSBURG...LATROBE...LIGONIER...  
DONEGAL...UNIONTOWN...CHAMPION...OHIOPYLE  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (-1) 42 (-1) 56  
RH % (24H TREND) 66 (-13) 95 (-4) 57  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) NW 6 N 8 G19  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 7 N 8 G17 N 11 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1300 1340  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4280 4390  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 18 NW 20  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 77040 87800  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ059-069-PAZ031-WVZ004-012-021-022-222115-  
BELMONT-MONROE-GREENE-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-MONONGALIA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ST. CLAIRSVILLE...WOODSFIELD...  
WAYNESBURG...MOUNDSVILLE...NEW MARTINSVILLE...FAIRMONT...  
MORGANTOWN  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (-1) 40 (-4) 58  
RH % (24H TREND) 65 (-18) 98 (+1) 52  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 5 N 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 7 N 7 N 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 11 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1420 1300  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4670 4260  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 17 NW 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 79390 59640  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ023-041-222115-  
GARRETT-PRESTON-TUCKER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OAKLAND MD...KINGWOOD...PARSONS  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 20 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 49 (-1) 39 (-3) 50  
RH % (24H TREND) 73 (-13) 100 (+1) 65  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) NW 6 N 11 G23  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 7 G19 N 9 G21 N 12 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 4 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 11 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 910 1210  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2990 3980  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 18 NW 23  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 53820 91540  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039-048-057-058-068-222115-  
TUSCARAWAS-COSHOCTON-MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-NOBLE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW PHILADELPHIA...COSHOCTON...  
ZANESVILLE...CAMBRIDGE...CALDWELL  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 53 (+1) 38 (-6) 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 59 (-22) 99 (+5) 47  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 6 N 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 8 G17 N 6 N 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 11 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1590 1060  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5220 3490  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 17 NW 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 88740 34900  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ041-PAZ013-014-020-222115-  
COLUMBIANA-LAWRENCE-BUTLER-BEAVER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALEM...NEW CASTLE...BUTLER...BEAVER  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (0) 41 (-2) 56  
RH % (24H TREND) 67 (-20) 97 (-2) 57  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 6 N 7 G18  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 10 G20 N 7 N 11 G22  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1360 1260  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4460 4120  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 18 NW 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 80280 70040  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ040-049-050-222115-  
CARROLL-HARRISON-JEFFERSON OH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CARROLLTON...CADIZ...STEUBENVILLE  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (-1) 40 (-3) 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 65 (-17) 97 (-2) 52  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 6 N 6  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 9 G19 N 6 N 9 G18  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 11 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1440 1170  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4720 3830  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 18 NW 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 84960 53620  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-015-016-222115-  
MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-CLARION-JEFFERSON PA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GROVE CITY...FRANKLIN...TIONESTA...  
CLARION...BROOKVILLE  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 51 (0) 40 (-3) 53  
RH % (24H TREND) 66 (-24) 95 (-5) 61  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 6 N 8 G19  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 8 G20 N 8 N 11 G22  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 8 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1320 1210  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4320 3960  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 18 NW 20  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 77760 79200  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ022-023-222115-  
ARMSTRONG-INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KITTANNING...INDIANA  
232 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 51 (-2) 41 (-2) 54  
RH % (24H TREND) 68 (-12) 94 (-6) 61  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 6 N 8 G18  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) N 8 G17 N 8 N 11 G22  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1200 1310  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3940 4310  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 18 NW 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 70920 90510  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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