538  
FNUS51 KBTV 280846  
FWFBTV  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND  
NORTHERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
446 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  
 
...RAIN SHOWERS EXIT EAST THIS MORNING, DRIER WEATHER THIS  
AFTERNOON WITH ANOTHER CHANCE FOR SHOWERS EARLY SATURDAY...  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A LINE OF SHOWERS WILL EXIT EAST THIS MORNING WITH INCREASING  
SUNSHINE LATE THIS MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON. EXPECT MINIMUM  
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES TO RANGE FROM 30 TO 45 PERCENT FOR MOST OF THE  
AREA. GENERALLY SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WILL DEVELOP GUSTS  
OF 15 TO 25 MPH TODAY. WINDS WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT...REMAINING OUT  
OF THE SOUTHWEST. CLOUDS WILL INCREASE OVERNIGHT AS A BOUNDARY  
NEARS THE FORECAST AREA AND BRINGS ANOTHER CHANCE FOR RAIN SHOWERS  
STARTING BEFORE SUNRISE SATURDAY. CHANCE FOR SHOWERS WILL  
DECREASE SATURDAY AFTERNOON WITH GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS SHIFTING  
OUT OF THE NORTHWEST.  
 
NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-282230-  
EASTERN CLINTON-EASTERN ESSEX-GRAND ISLE-WESTERN FRANKLIN-  
WESTERN CHITTENDEN-WESTERN ADDISON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PLATTSBURGH, PORT HENRY, TICONDEROGA,  
ALBURGH, SOUTH HERO, ST. ALBANS, BURLINGTON, MIDDLEBURY,  
AND VERGENNES  
446 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 72 51 67  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 9 G20 SW 6  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 9 G21 SW 7 G18 W 10 G29  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.02  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 3 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 33 79 46  
HAINES INDEX 4 6 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 6960 6410  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 17 NW 25  
VENTILATION RATE 118320 160250  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-282230-  
ORLEANS-ESSEX-LAMOILLE-CALEDONIA-WASHINGTON-ORANGE-  
EASTERN FRANKLIN-EASTERN CHITTENDEN-EASTERN ADDISON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEWPORT, ISLAND POND, JOHNSON, STOWE,  
ST. JOHNSBURY, MONTPELIER, BRADFORD, RANDOLPH, ENOSBURG FALLS,  
RICHFORD, UNDERHILL, BRISTOL, AND RIPTON  
446 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 71 47 65  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 8 G19 SW 7 G18  
20FTWND PM(MPH) W 10 G20 W 8 G18 W 12 G32  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.04  
PRECIP DURATION 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 36 77 48  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 7370 6470  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 20 W 26  
VENTILATION RATE 147400 168220  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ011-012-019-282230-  
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RUTLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, EAST WALLINGFORD, AND KILLINGTON  
446 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 74 51 71  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 7 G17 SW 7 G17  
20FTWND PM(MPH) W 10 G21 SW 8 G19 W 13 G31  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.04  
PRECIP DURATION 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 34 79 48  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 6960 6490  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 W 28  
VENTILATION RATE 125280 181720  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ026-027-087-282230-  
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MASSENA, MALONE, OGDENSBURG, POTSDAM,  
AND GOUVERNEUR  
446 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 65 49 62  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 13 G24 SW 7 G18  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 15 G28 SW 9 G25 W 11 G26  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 3 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 42 82 47  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 4100 4900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 24 W 21  
VENTILATION RATE 98400 102900  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ029>031-034-282230-  
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-  
WESTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STAR LAKE, SARANAC LAKE, TUPPER LAKE,  
DANNEMORA, AND LAKE PLACID  
446 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 65 48 62  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 11 G24 SW 8 G20  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 12 G26 SW 9 G24 W 13 G29  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 5 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 33 83 48  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 7080 6070  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 23 W 25  
VENTILATION RATE 162840 151750  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.  
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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