740  
FNUS51 KBTV 300953  
FWFBTV  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND  
NORTHERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
   
..WINDY AND RAINY TODAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE AREA AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT THAT  
WILL BRING RAIN OVER THE AREA LATE THIS MORNING OVER NORTHERN NEW  
YORK, AND THEN INTO VERMONT THIS AFTERNOON. SOUTHERLY WIND GUSTS  
UP TO 55 MPH IS EXPECTED THIS MORNING AHEAD OF THE FRONT ALONG  
NORTHERN SLOPES OF THE ADIRONDACKS AND NORTHERN GREENS, AND THEN  
BEHIND THE FRONT, WESTERLY DOWNSLOPE WINDS WILL FOCUS 40 TO 50 MPH  
GUSTS ALONG EASTERN SLOPES OF THE ADIRONDACKS AND SOUTHERN GREENS.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN HIGH TODAY, WITH MINIMUM  
VALUES AROUND 65 TO 70 PERCENT. RAINFALL AMOUNTS TODAY WILL RANGE  
BETWEEN ABOUT 0.33 TO 0.75 INCHES, AND A FEW LOCALIZED AREAS UP TO  
AN INCH. OVERALL, FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS ARE NOT EXPECTED WITH THE  
RAIN TO ARRIVE TODAY.  
 
BASED ON COORDINATION WITH OUR PARTNERS, THIS IS THE FINAL FIRE  
WEATHER DISCUSSION FOR OUR AREA THIS SEASON. THANKS TO OUR FIRE  
PARTNERS AND ALL THE HARD WORK ACCOMPLISHED THIS YEAR.  
 
VTZ030-302130-  
CHAMPLAIN VALLEY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BURLINGTON, SHELBURNE, MIDDLEBURY,  
VERGENNES, ST. ALBANS, SWANTON, ENOSBURG FALLS, AND BRISTOL  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 70 30  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 49 29 37  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 19 G50 W 16 G37  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 23 G56 SW 14 G40 W 17 G37  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.41 0.08 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 6 2 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING 6 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 AM 4 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 70 95 48  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2250 6080  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 30 W 35  
VENTILATION RATE 67500 212800  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ033-035-302130-  
NORTHERN TACONICS-LOWER CONNECTICUT VALLEY NORTH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FAIR HAVEN, RUTLAND, DANBY, SPRINGFIELD,  
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, AND WOODSTOCK  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 30  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 50 26 36  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 12 G40 W 16 G39  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 20 G52 W 15 G44 W 17 G41  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.59 0.12 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 6 3 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 4 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 77 99 50  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2460 5740  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 32 W 37  
VENTILATION RATE 78720 212380  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ034-302130-  
SOUTH CENTRAL GREENS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RIPTON, EAST WALLINGFORD, KILLINGTON,  
BETHEL, AND LUDLOW  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN SNOW SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 47 25 32  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 18 G47 W 21 G44  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 24 G54 W 20 G49 W 22 G46  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.70 0.17 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 6 3 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 4 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 80 100 55  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2190 5110  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 38 W 39  
VENTILATION RATE 83220 199290  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ032-302130-  
CENTRAL VERMONT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RICHMOND, UNDERHILL, JOHNSON, STOWE,  
MONTPELIER, WAITSFIELD, STARKSBORO, BRADFORD, RANDOLPH,  
AND ST. JOHNSBURY  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 48 26 33  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 18 G48 W 17 G41  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 23 G52 W 16 G42 W 20 G42  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.62 0.14 0.02  
PRECIP DURATION 6 3 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING 6 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 AM 5 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 77 99 53  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2310 5690  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 32 W 39  
VENTILATION RATE 73920 221910  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ031-302130-  
NORTHEAST KINGDOM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DERBY, NEWPORT, ISLAND POND, LUNENBURG,  
AND HARDWICK  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 50  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 47 25 31  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 18 G50 W 18 G42  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 24 G55 SW 16 G44 W 21 G43  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.54 0.19 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 5 4 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 77 100 58  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2450 5350  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 40 W 41  
VENTILATION RATE 98000 219350  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ028-035-302130-  
EASTERN CLINTON-EASTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHAMPLAIN, PLATTSBURGH, PORT HENRY,  
AND TICONDEROGA  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 60 30  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 48 29 37  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 22 G52 W 16 G40  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 22 G52 SW 14 G43 W 17 G40  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.36 0.06 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 6 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING 7 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 10 PM 2 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 71 97 47  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2320 6090  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 29 W 38  
VENTILATION RATE 67280 231420  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ026-027-087-302130-  
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MASSENA, NORFOLK, FORT COVINGTON, MALONE,  
OGDENSBURG, POTSDAM, AND GOUVERNEUR  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 50 50  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN SNOW SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 48 27 36  
20FTWND AM(MPH) SE 16 G54 W 20 G39  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 22 G56 SW 19 G43 W 16 G37  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.62 0.05 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION 9 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 3 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 71 89 47  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2720 5660  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 36 W 36  
VENTILATION RATE 97920 203760  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ029>031-034-302130-  
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-  
WESTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SOUTH COLTON, STAR LAKE, SARANAC LAKE,  
TUPPER LAKE, DANNEMORA, ELLENBURG, LAKE PLACID, AND NEWCOMB  
453 AM EST WED NOV 30 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 70 50  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 45 23 31  
20FTWND AM(MPH) S 23 G57 W 23 G49  
20FTWND PM(MPH) S 23 G58 W 21 G49 W 21 G47  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.58 0.11 0.04  
PRECIP DURATION 8 4 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 5 PM  
HUMIDITY (%) 74 98 52  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 2620 5800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 35 W 40  
VENTILATION RATE 91700 232000  
KBDI N/A N/A N/A  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
WINDY, RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO  
30 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS 30 TO 35 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS  
15 TO 20 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTH WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW OR  
RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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