268  
FNUS51 KPBZ 300744  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WRAPPED-UP LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING RAIN SHOWERS TO THE UPPER OHIO  
VALLEY LATE TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-302115-  
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  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 70 90  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60 (+1) 45 (+5) 62  
RH % (24H TREND) 53 (+11) 93 (+17) 72  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 9 SE 7  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 9 G19 SE 9 G21 S 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.18 0.49  
PRECIP DURATION 1 3 11  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 670 850  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2200 2790  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 17 S 12  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 33000 27900  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-302115-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEIRTON, FOLLANSBEE, WELLSBURG, WHEELING,  
MOUNDSVILLE, NEW MARTINSVILLE, AND FAIRMONT  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 70 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 65 (+5) 51 (+8) 63  
RH % (24H TREND) 51 (+13) 92 (+17) 70  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 7 S 7  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 8 SE 8 SW 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.21 0.49  
PRECIP DURATION 1 3 11  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 860 1340  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2830 4380  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 16 SW 21  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 39620 78840  
DISPERSION 3 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-302115-  
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  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 60 90  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (+4) 43 (+4) 60  
RH % (24H TREND) 50 (+7) 94 (+15) 71  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) SE 9 SE 8  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 10 G19 SE 10 G20 S 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.16 0.49  
PRECIP DURATION 0 3 11  
PRECIP BEGIN 3 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 740 610  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2420 2010  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 17 W 18  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 36300 32160  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-302115-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ZANESVILLE, CAMBRIDGE, MARTINS FERRY,  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, CALDWELL, AND WOODSFIELD  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 80 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 67 (+6) 53 (+9) 62  
RH % (24H TREND) 54 (+17) 92 (+17) 70  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 7 S 7  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 8 G17 SE 9 SW 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.30 0.43  
PRECIP DURATION 1 5 10  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 670 1260  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2200 4120  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 17 W 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 33000 82400  
DISPERSION 3 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-302115-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW PHILADELPHIA, DOVER, CARROLLTON,  
MALVERN, EAST LIVERPOOL, SALEM, COLUMBIANA, COSHOCTON, CADIZ,  
AND STEUBENVILLE  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 80 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64 (+5) 50 (+9) 61  
RH % (24H TREND) 53 (+13) 97 (+23) 71  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 9 S 6  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 9 SE 9 G17 SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.32 0.46  
PRECIP DURATION 2 6 11  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 550 1130  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1820 3710  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 14 SW 17  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 21840 55650  
DISPERSION 2 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-302115-  
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  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 80 90  
TEMP (24H TREND) 50 (-6) 41 (+5) 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 57 (+20) 97 (+24) 76  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 8 SE 8  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 9 G17 SE 10 G19 SE 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.27 0.50  
PRECIP DURATION 4 6 12  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 460 450  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1510 1470  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 20 SE 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 25670 29400  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-302115-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF INDIANA  
344 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 70 90  
TEMP (24H TREND) 49 (-8) 41 (+4) 55  
RH % (24H TREND) 56 (+20) 94 (+18) 76  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) E 8 SE 9  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SE 10 G18 SE 11 G21 SE 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.16 0.48  
PRECIP DURATION 3 4 11  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 470 440  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1530 1440  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 22 SE 26  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 29070 33120  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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