368  
FNUS51 KPBZ 170820  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL RESULT IN GRADUALLY WARMING WEATHER AND DRY  
CONDITIONS THROUGH THE WEEK.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-172115-  
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  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (+6) 38 (0) 69  
RH % (24H TREND) 44 (-5) 92 (0) 36  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1490 880  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4870 2880  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 S 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 43830 14400  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-172115-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEIRTON, FOLLANSBEE, WELLSBURG, WHEELING,  
MOUNDSVILLE, NEW MARTINSVILLE, AND FAIRMONT  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (+6) 38 (-1) 70  
RH % (24H TREND) 44 (-5) 90 (0) 33  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1450 860  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4740 2820  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 8 S 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 33180 14100  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-172115-  
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  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60 (+9) 37 (-1) 70  
RH % (24H TREND) 45 (-19) 85 (-7) 29  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1230 1110  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4030 3660  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 8 S 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 28210 18300  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-172115-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ZANESVILLE, CAMBRIDGE, MARTINS FERRY,  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, CALDWELL, AND WOODSFIELD  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (+4) 39 (0) 69  
RH % (24H TREND) 43 (0) 89 (-1) 34  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1460 880  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4790 2900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 S 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 43110 17400  
DISPERSION 3 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-172115-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW PHILADELPHIA, DOVER, CARROLLTON,  
MALVERN, EAST LIVERPOOL, SALEM, COLUMBIANA, COSHOCTON, CADIZ,  
AND STEUBENVILLE  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (+5) 38 (-1) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 47 (+3) 93 (+2) 36  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 7 SW 5 S 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1450 890  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4750 2930  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 14 S 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 57000 23440  
DISPERSION 4 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-172115-  
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  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60 (+6) 38 (+2) 67  
RH % (24H TREND) 48 (-1) 95 (+4) 39  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 7 SW 5 SW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1490 890  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4880 2930  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 SW 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 68320 23440  
DISPERSION 4 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ023-172115-  
INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF INDIANA  
420 AM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59 (+4) 38 (+1) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 49 (-2) 93 (+1) 40  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1360 770  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4470 2530  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 SW 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 49170 12650  
DISPERSION 4 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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