476  
FNUS51 KBTV 151055  
FWFBTV  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL/NORTHERN VERMONT AND  
NORTHERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT  
655 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
   
..DRIER WEATHER CONTINUES THROUGH SUNDAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
QUIET AND DRY WEATHER CONTINUES FROM TODAY THROUGH TOMORROW AS  
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGES INTO OUR AREA FROM CANADA. WINDS WILL  
BE OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST AND GUSTY AT TIMES. NEXT CHANCE FOR ANY  
SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION WILL BE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY.  
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP INTO THE 30 PERCENT RANGE TODAY, AND  
THEN 40 PERCENT RANGE TOMORROW.  
 
NYZ028-035-VTZ001-002-005-009-152115-  
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  
655 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 82 60 80  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 G20  
20FTWND PM(MPH) E 6 G17 SE 6 G20 SE 8 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
HUMIDITY (%) 37 96 42  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 8380 7450  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 6 SE 13  
VENTILATION RATE 50280 96850  
KBDI 401-500 401-500 401-500  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ003-004-006>008-010-016>018-152115-  
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  
655 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 77 54 75  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND PM(MPH) E 6 LGT/VAR SE 7 G17  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM 11 AM  
PRECIP END 6 PM CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 39 100 44  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
LAL 2 1 1  
MIXING HGT 8050 7830  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 8 SE 12  
VENTILATION RATE 64400 93960  
KBDI 401-500 401-500 401-500  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
VTZ011-012-019-152115-  
WESTERN RUTLAND-WINDSOR-EASTERN RUTLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RUTLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, EAST WALLINGFORD, AND KILLINGTON  
655 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 77 56 75  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5  
20FTWND PM(MPH) E 8 G17 SE 5 SE 9 G17  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 41 100 47  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 8460 7280  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 9 SE 14  
VENTILATION RATE 76140 101920  
KBDI 401-500 401-500 401-500  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ026-027-087-152115-  
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MASSENA, MALONE, OGDENSBURG, POTSDAM,  
AND GOUVERNEUR  
655 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 84 61 82  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 6  
20FTWND PM(MPH) E 6 G19 LGT/VAR SE 8 G17  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 40 95 42  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 8810 7630  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 7 S 9  
VENTILATION RATE 61670 68670  
KBDI 401-500 401-500 401-500  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ029>031-034-152115-  
SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-  
WESTERN ESSEX-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STAR LAKE, SARANAC LAKE, TUPPER LAKE,  
DANNEMORA, AND LAKE PLACID  
655 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 10  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 78 57 76  
20FTWND AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 6 G19  
20FTWND PM(MPH) SE 8 G19 SE 6 G17 SE 9 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
HUMIDITY (%) 36 100 42  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HGT 8820 7310  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 8 SE 13  
VENTILATION RATE 70560 95030  
KBDI 301-400 301-400 301-400  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

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

 
 
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