003  
FNUS51 KPBZ 132041  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
SNOW SHOWERS TAPER OFF THIS EVENING. VERY COLD TEMPERATURES WITH  
DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. THE NEXT WINTER  
SYSTEM ARRIVES LATE SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-140915-  
ALLEGHENY-WASHINGTON-GREENE-WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-  
FAYETTE-FAYETTE RIDGES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PITTSBURGH METRO AREA...WASHINGTON...  
WAYNESBURG...GREENSBURG...LATROBE...LIGONIER...DONEGAL...  
UNIONTOWN...CHAMPION...OHIOPYLE  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 60 60  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE SNOW SNOW  
TEMP (24H TREND) -1 (-6) 17 (+7) 13 34  
RH % (24H TREND) 98 (+7) 51 (-2) 100 76  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 9 G20 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.04 0.07  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2 6  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 9 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 1 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1240 530  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4050 1750  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 2 S 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 8100 24500  
DISPERSION 4 5  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 5 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-140915-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEIRTON...BETHANY...WHEELING...  
MOUNDSVILLE...NEW MARTINSVILLE...FAIRMONT  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 70 70  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SNOW SNOW/FZ RA  
TEMP (24H TREND) 0 (-5) 19 (+7) 17 35  
RH % (24H TREND) 97 (+10) 51 (+6) 100 78  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 6  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.06 0.08  
PRECIP DURATION 5 9  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1160 560  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3810 1830  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 3 S 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 11430 18300  
DISPERSION 4 5  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 5 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-140915-  
GARRETT-MONONGALIA-  
RIDGES OF EASTERN MONONGALIA AND NORTHWESTERN PRESTON-PRESTON-  
EASTERN PRESTON-WESTERN TUCKER-EASTERN TUCKER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OAKLAND MD...MORGANTOWN...  
COOPERS ROCK...KINGWOOD...BRUCETON MILLS...TERRA ALTA...  
ROWLESBURG...HAZELTON...PARSONS...HENDRICKS...SAINT GEORGE...  
DAVIS...THOMAS...CANAAN VALLEY  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 0 70 80  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE SNOW SNOW/FZ RA  
TEMP (24H TREND) -2 (-5) 20 (+14) 11 35  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (+8) 42 (-12) 100 76  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 12 G24 LGT/VAR SE 6 S 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.00 0.06 0.11  
PRECIP DURATION 2 5 9  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 8 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 5 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1090 540  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3590 1770  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 3 SE 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 10770 26550  
DISPERSION 4 5  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 5 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-140915-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ZANESVILLE...CAMBRIDGE...  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE...CALDWELL...WOODSFIELD  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 70 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SNOW SNOW  
TEMP (24H TREND) 0 (-4) 20 (+7) 18 35  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+11) 51 (+9) 100 77  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 5 LGT/VAR SE 5 S 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION 6 7  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1140 500  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3730 1630  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 7 S 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 26110 22820  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-140915-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON OH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW PHILADELPHIA...CARROLLTON...SALEM...  
COSHOCTON...CADIZ...STEUBENVILLE  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 70 60  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE SNOW SNOW  
TEMP (24H TREND) 0 (-4) 19 (+8) 14 35  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+13) 52 (+2) 100 75  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 LGT/VAR SE 5 S 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.05 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 10 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1180 580  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3860 1890  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 6 S 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 23160 26460  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 5 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-140915-  
MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-LAWRENCE-BUTLER-CLARION-JEFFERSON PA-BEAVER-  
ARMSTRONG-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GROVE CITY...FRANKLIN...TIONESTA...  
NEW CASTLE...BUTLER...CLARION...BROOKVILLE...BEAVER...KITTANNING  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 0 50 60  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE SNOW SNOW  
TEMP (24H TREND) -3 (-7) 16 (+8) 9 31  
RH % (24H TREND) 98 (+9) 53 (-3) 100 73  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 8  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 9 G20 LGT/VAR SE 5 S 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.00 0.01 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION 2 1 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1250 590  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4120 1930  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 2 SE 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 8240 30880  
DISPERSION 4 5  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-140915-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...INDIANA  
341 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 0 50 60  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE SNOW SNOW  
TEMP (24H TREND) -2 (-5) 17 (+8) 9 30  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (+4) 50 (-6) 100 72  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 5 SE 8  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 11 G22 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SE 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 2 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1180 480  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3880 1580  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 SE 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 23280 26860  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY...SNOW
 
RAIN LIKELY AND FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
30S. WEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. NOT AS  
COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WIND  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH.  
 

 
 
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