701  
FNUS51 KALY 222048  
FWFALY  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN NEW YORK...SOUTHERN  
VERMONT...WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND NORTHWEST CONNECTICUT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
TODAY STARTS OFF DRY, BUT A LIGHT WINTRY MIX IS EXPECTED  
THIS AFTERNOON INTO TOMORROW MORNING FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS WITH  
PLAIN RAIN IN THE VALLEYS. OUR WEATHER TURNS DRIER AND MUCH COLDER  
FOR THE WEEKEND BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE, BUT  
TEMPERATURES REBOUND TO WELL ABOVE NORMAL LEVELS FOR THE BEGINNING  
TO MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.  
 
NYZ206-230900-  
SOUTHERN ADIRONDACKS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF OLD FORGE, LONG LAKE, SPECULATOR, PISECO,  
NORTHVILLE, CAROGA LAKE, AND JOHNSTOWN  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/RAIN SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 20 20 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 29 (+6) 39 (+3) 0 18  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+10) 79 (+3) 100 42  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 9 G20  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 5 G20 W 6 NW 7 G19 NW 9 G20  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.11 0.02 0.01 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 3 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 2 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 6 AM CONTINUING 1 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2370 4470  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 NW 18  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 21330 71520  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 13 GEN POOR 12 POOR 23 FAIR 54 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 6 VERY POOR 20 GEN POOR 17 GEN POOR 59 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 10 5 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 5 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ207-230900-  
UPPER HUDSON VALLEY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NORTH CREEK, GLENS FALLS,  
SARATOGA SPRINGS, CLIFTON PARK, WHITEHALL, AND CAMBRIDGE  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/RAIN RAIN SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 10 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (+8) 43 (+6) 8 24  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+8) 75 (+4) 100 35  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR N 9 G21  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 6 G19 LGT/VAR NW 5 G21 NW 9 G21  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.13 0.05 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 4 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING 7 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 10 AM 6 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2420 4910  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 NW 17  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 14520 73650  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 4  
ADI EARLY 12 POOR 9 POOR 11 POOR 60 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 13 GEN POOR 17 GEN POOR 66 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 9 8 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 5 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ208-230900-  
MIDDLE HUDSON VALLEY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF AMSTERDAM, SCHENECTADY, ALBANY, TROY,  
BERLIN, BERNE, CAIRO, CATSKILL, CHATHAM, KINGSTON, POUGHKEEPSIE,  
DOVER PLAINS, ELLENVILLE, AND MONTICELLO  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/FZ RA RAIN NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 32 (+7) 46 (+5) 15 29  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+8) 73 (+8) 100 34  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 12 G26  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 6 G23 LGT/VAR NW 6 G25 NW 11 G26  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.27 0.10 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 10 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 3 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2690 5020  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 9 NW 21  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 21520 90360  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 4  
ADI EARLY 14 GEN POOR 8 POOR 14 GEN POOR 60 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 20 GEN POOR 19 GEN POOR 62 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 9 6 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 5 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ209-230900-  
CATSKILL-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF TANNERSVILLE AND PHOENICIA  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/RAIN SNOW/RAIN SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 60 20 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (+7) 44 (+6) 11 25  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+8) 74 (+6) 100 35  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 13 G31  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 8 G24 NW 5 NW 8 G28 NW 13 G31  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.28 0.07 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 10 2 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2460 4690  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 9 NW 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 19680 89110  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 16 GEN POOR 12 POOR 17 GEN POOR 52 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 9 POOR 20 GEN POOR 22 FAIR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 10 5 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 4 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ036-230900-  
SOUTHERN TACONICS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BENNINGTON, MANCHESTER CENTER, AND POWNAL  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/FZ RA SNOW/RAIN SNOW SHOWERS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 60 20 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 31 (+10) 40 (+2) 8 21  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+15) 81 (+15) 100 40  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 10 G26  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 7 G19 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 10 G26  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.20 0.13 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 5 2 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING 7 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 3 PM 6 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1600 3820  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 NW 21  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 9600 68760  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 13 GEN POOR 9 POOR 9 POOR 60 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 10 POOR 11 POOR 17 GEN POOR 66 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 8 8 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 8 5 6 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ037-230900-  
SOUTHERN GREENS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LONDONDERRY, STRATTON,  
WOODFORD STATE PARK, AND STAMFORD  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/FZ RA SNOW/RAIN NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (+14) 41 (+5) 8 21  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+11) 82 (+9) 100 42  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 10 G24  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 5 G19 LGT/VAR NW 5 G20 NW 10 G24  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.14 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 5 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2030 3460  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 8 NW 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 14210 65740  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 12 POOR 10 POOR 13 GEN POOR 56 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 15 GEN POOR 13 GEN POOR 69 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 9 8 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 5 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ038-230900-  
LOWER CONNECTICUT VALLEY SOUTH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BELLOWS FALLS, BRATTLEBORO,  
GUILFORD CENTER, AND WEST BRATTLEBORO  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/FZ RA SNOW/RAIN NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 80 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 31 (+12) 43 (+7) 13 24  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+2) 80 (+10) 100 36  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 9 G23  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 9 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.12 0.16 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 6 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2050 3750  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 NW 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 10250 75000  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 4  
ADI EARLY 11 POOR 7 POOR 10 POOR 74 GOOD  
ADI LATE 6 VERY POOR 14 GEN POOR 14 GEN POOR 78 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 10 8 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 5 6 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MAZ001-230900-  
NORTHERN BERKSHIRE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DALTON, HANCOCK, PITTSFIELD, FLORIDA,  
AND NORTH ADAMS  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/FZ RA SNOW/RAIN NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 80 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 31 (+10) 41 (+2) 13 22  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+14) 76 (+10) 100 38  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 13 G28  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 7 G21 NW 5 NW 7 G26 NW 12 G28  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.29 0.17 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 7 6  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1660 3580  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 10 NW 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 14940 68020  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 14 GEN POOR 10 POOR 15 GEN POOR 51 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 11 POOR 16 GEN POOR 19 GEN POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 6 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 4 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MAZ025-230900-  
SOUTHERN BERKSHIRE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SANDISFIELD, GREAT BARRINGTON,  
AND SOUTH EGREMONT  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/FZ RA SNOW/RAIN NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 32 (+11) 42 (+3) 16 25  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+8) 82 (+19) 100 39  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 13 G28  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 7 G21 NW 5 NW 8 G27 NW 13 G28  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.31 0.17 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 7 6  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1780 4040  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 12 NW 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 17800 80800  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 15 GEN POOR 10 POOR 18 GEN POOR 54 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 11 POOR 19 GEN POOR 23 FAIR 59 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 9 5 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 5 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
CTZ001-230900-  
NORTHERN LITCHFIELD-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF TORRINGTON  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/RAIN SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 32 (+10) 43 (+3) 19 27  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+7) 84 (+22) 100 38  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 13 G28  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 7 G20 LGT/VAR NW 8 G26 NW 13 G28  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.29 0.15 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 9 7  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1780 3780  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 10 NW 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 16020 75600  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 3 4  
ADI EARLY 15 GEN POOR 9 POOR 16 GEN POOR 53 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 10 POOR 19 GEN POOR 22 FAIR 58 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 9 6 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 6 5 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
CTZ013-230900-  
SOUTHERN LITCHFIELD-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF OAKVILLE, GAYLORDSVILLE, NEW MILFORD,  
TERRYVILLE, AND THOMASTON  
347 PM EST THU FEB 22 2024  
 
TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/RAIN SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 33 (+11) 43 (+3) 22 30  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+8) 82 (+21) 100 38  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 12 G25  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) S 6 G17 LGT/VAR NW 7 G24 NW 11 G25  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.27 0.15 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 10 7  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1670 3830  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 8 NW 21  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 11690 68940  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 3 4  
ADI EARLY 12 POOR 8 POOR 12 POOR 52 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 6 VERY POOR 15 GEN POOR 16 GEN POOR 61 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 9 6 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 9 7 6 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 10. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
BREEZY. CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS  
LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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