111  
FNUS51 KPBZ 010821  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A COUPLE OF LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL PROVIDE RAIN OVER THE REGION  
INTO EARLY MONDAY.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-012115-  
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  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (+4) 52 (+1) 65  
RH % (24H TREND) 57 (+1) 98 (+3) 54  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 6 W 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 5 LGT/VAR W 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.20 0.18 0.04  
PRECIP DURATION 5 6 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1420 2270  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4670 7430  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 W 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 74720 111450  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-012115-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEIRTON...FOLLANSBEE...WELLSBURG...  
WHEELING...MOUNDSVILLE...NEW MARTINSVILLE...FAIRMONT  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 70 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 72 (+5) 52 (-1) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 63 (+9) 97 (+2) 52  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR W 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.17 0.17 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 6 6 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1410 2180  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4610 7160  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 W 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 64540 114560  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-012115-  
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  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 70 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (+7) 53 (+3) 67  
RH % (24H TREND) 61 (-2) 95 (0) 53  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 8 G18 W 8 G18  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR W 9 G18  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.27 0.19 0.05  
PRECIP DURATION 6 6 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1540 2240  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5050 7340  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 16 W 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 80800 154140  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-012115-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ZANESVILLE...CAMBRIDGE...  
MARTINS FERRY...ST. CLAIRSVILLE...CALDWELL...WOODSFIELD  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 70 30  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (+7) 52 (0) 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 74 (+8) 97 (0) 54  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.17 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 3 6 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 8 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1280 2100  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4190 6880  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 W 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 41900 68800  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-012115-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW PHILADELPHIA...DOVER...CARROLLTON...  
MALVERN...EAST LIVERPOOL...SALEM...COLUMBIANA...COSHOCTON...  
CADIZ...STEUBENVILLE  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 70 30  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 69 (+8) 49 (-2) 61  
RH % (24H TREND) 66 (+2) 96 (-1) 57  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR NW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.17 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 3 6 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 10 AM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1370 1740  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4510 5700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 NW 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 58630 39900  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-012115-  
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  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 66 (+5) 48 (+2) 60  
RH % (24H TREND) 79 (+14) 98 (+1) 59  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 5 LGT/VAR NW 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.20 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION 5 6 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1340 1910  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4400 6280  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 NW 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 57200 81640  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-012115-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...INDIANA  
421 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 67 (+5) 51 (+3) 63  
RH % (24H TREND) 69 (+8) 99 (+4) 58  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 7 W 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 6 LGT/VAR W 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.24 0.19 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION 5 6 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1270 1850  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4180 6060  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 W 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 54340 103020  
DISPERSION 5 5  
LAL 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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