713  
FNUS51 KBTV 290821  
FWFBTV  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND  
NORTHERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
   
..SHOWERS AND STORMS TODAY, FOLLOWED BY COOLER WEATHER
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WARM AND MOIST TODAY. ISOLATED SHOWER ACTIVITY THIS MORNING,  
FOLLOWED BY INCREASING ACTIVITY THIS AFTERNOON. SOUTH WINDS OF 15  
TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 TO 28 MPH WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH  
TODAY. PRECIPITATION WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD EARLY THIS AFTERNOON,  
WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR A FEW STRONG STORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING  
FREQUENT LIGHTNING, LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS, STRONG GUSTY WINDS,  
AND SMALL HAIL. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS GENERALLY BETWEEN 0.20" AND  
1.00" WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF  
ADIRONDACKS AND INTO CENTRAL VERMONT.  
 
COOLER CONDITIONS FOR SATURDAY WITH CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION  
CONTINUING ASSOCIATED WITH A SECONDARY COLD FRONT. WINDS WILL  
BECOME WESTERLY AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH  
POSSIBLE, MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON.  
 
NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-292145-  
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  
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 85 63 74  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 14 G25 W 13 G26  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 12 G25 S 11 G20 W 8 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.26 0.31 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION 4 8 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 49 93 40  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
LAL 4 4 1  
MIXING HGT 5970 6490  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 20 W 12  
VENTILATION RATE 119400 77880  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-292145-  
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  
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 84 62 72  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 13 G23 W 14 G27  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 11 G24 S 11 G20 W 10 G25  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.26 0.46 0.13  
PRECIP DURATION 3 9 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 48 99 41  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
LAL 4 4 1  
MIXING HGT 6410 5910  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 18 W 17  
VENTILATION RATE 115380 100470  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ011-012-019-292145-  
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RUTLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, EAST WALLINGFORD, AND KILLINGTON  
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 80 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 82 62 75  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 11 G20 W 13 G26  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 12 G27 S 12 G26 W 10 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.31 0.12  
PRECIP DURATION 4 9 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 56 99 39  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 4 4 1  
MIXING HGT 4430 6210  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 18 W 15  
VENTILATION RATE 79740 93150  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ026-027-087-292145-  
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MASSENA, MALONE, OGDENSBURG, POTSDAM,  
AND GOUVERNEUR  
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 60 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 83 57 70  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 12 G26 W 12 G27  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 12 G25 SW 10 G20 SW 12 G21  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.12 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION 2 7 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 49 97 48  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
LAL 3 3 1  
MIXING HGT 5540 5540  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 25 SW 18  
VENTILATION RATE 138500 99720  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ029>031-034-292145-  
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-  
WESTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STAR LAKE, SARANAC LAKE, TUPPER LAKE,  
DANNEMORA, AND LAKE PLACID  
421 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 80 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 81 55 68  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SW 12 G26 W 15 G31  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SW 11 G25 SW 9 G21 W 11 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.26 0.29 0.05  
PRECIP DURATION 4 9 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 51 98 42  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 4 3 1  
MIXING HGT 5920 6630  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 25 W 21  
VENTILATION RATE 148000 139230  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND  
70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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