783  
FNUS51 KPBZ 171906  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL BE THE MAIN STORY THROUGH MONDAY, WITH  
GENERALLY ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MONDAY NIGHT AND  
TUESDAY WILL BRING BETTER RAIN CHANCES AS A FRONTAL BOUNDARY  
PASSES, WITH A SLIGHT COOLDOWN EXPECTED AS WELL.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-180915-  
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, AND OHIOPYLE  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 69 (+3) 92 (+7) 71 85  
RH % (24H TREND) 97 (0) 50 (-4) 93 59  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 5  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 7 SW 6 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.04 0.26  
PRECIP DURATION 2 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2210 1300  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 7250 4270  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 NW 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 116000 29890  
DISPERSION 5 3  
LAL 1 1 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-180915-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEIRTON, FOLLANSBEE, WELLSBURG, WHEELING,  
MOUNDSVILLE, NEW MARTINSVILLE, AND FAIRMONT  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 69 (+2) 92 (+5) 72 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 97 (0) 48 (-5) 91 59  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 7 SW 5 NW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.28  
PRECIP DURATION 1 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2150 1780  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 7040 5830  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 W 13  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 98560 64130  
DISPERSION 4 4  
LAL 1 1 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-180915-  
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, AND CANAAN VALLEY  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 66 (+1) 89 (+8) 68 84  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (0) 50 (-7) 92 62  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 6 G17  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 7 W 6 W 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.25  
PRECIP DURATION 0 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 3 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1960 1610  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6420 5290  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 17 NW 17  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 96300 79350  
DISPERSION 4 4  
LAL 2 1 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-180915-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ZANESVILLE, CAMBRIDGE, MARTINS FERRY,  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, CALDWELL, AND WOODSFIELD  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (+2) 92 (+4) 72 86  
RH % (24H TREND) 97 (+1) 48 (-7) 91 60  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 7 SW 5 NW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.31  
PRECIP DURATION 1 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2110 1500  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6920 4940  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 17 W 13  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 103800 54340  
DISPERSION 5 4  
LAL 2 1 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-180915-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW PHILADELPHIA, DOVER, CARROLLTON,  
MALVERN, EAST LIVERPOOL, SALEM, COLUMBIANA, COSHOCTON, CADIZ,  
AND STEUBENVILLE  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 40 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 70 (+3) 91 (+5) 71 84  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (-1) 49 (-7) 92 57  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 8 G17 SW 6 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.06 0.25  
PRECIP DURATION 2 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2110 1250  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6920 4100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 NW 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 110720 24600  
DISPERSION 5 2  
LAL 2 2 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-180915-  
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, AND FORD CITY  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 50 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 67 (+3) 91 (+7) 68 82  
RH % (24H TREND) 98 (0) 51 (0) 95 53  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 8 W 6 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.19 0.17  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2080 1430  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6820 4680  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 22 N 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 129580 18720  
DISPERSION 5 2  
LAL 1 3 4 4  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-180915-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF INDIANA  
306 PM EDT SUN JUN 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 40 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 68 (+3) 90 (+7) 71 83  
RH % (24H TREND) 97 (-1) 52 (-3) 94 57  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 5  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 8 W 6 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.11 0.20  
PRECIP DURATION 2 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 2060 1370  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 6770 4490  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 21 NW 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 121860 17960  
DISPERSION 5 2  
LAL 1 2 3 4  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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