564  
FNUS51 KBUF 151133  
FWFBUF  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY  
733 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
ABOVE AVERAGE TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THIS WEEKEND, ALONG WITH  
INCREASING HUMIDITY AND SHOWER CHANCES. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH  
THROUGH THE AREA MONDAY WITH ADDITIONAL SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM  
CHANCES. AFTER THE FRONTAL PASSAGE, COOLER AND DRY CONDITIONS ARE  
EXPECTED THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.  
 
NYZ001-002-010-011-152100-  
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-  
733 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHC (%) 30 30 50  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 85 65 81  
AM WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM WIND (MPH) E 6 SE 5 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.02 0.10  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING 8 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 8 PM CONTINUING  
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%) 50 95 49  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 4 4 4  
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL) 6750 70 7120  
TRANSPORT WIND (KT) SE 7 E 10 S 13  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 47250 700 92560  
DISPERSION INDEX 47 1 93  
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ012-019>021-085-152100-  
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-  
733 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHC (%) 40 40 40  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 81 61 79  
AM WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR S 5 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.07 0.05 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING 8 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 AM CONTINUING  
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%) 48 100 44  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 3  
LAL 4 4 3  
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL) 6760 70 7550  
TRANSPORT WIND (KT) SE 5 S 8 S 15  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 33800 560 113250  
DISPERSION INDEX 34 1 113  
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ003>005-013-014-152100-  
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-  
733 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
MAX/MIN TEMP 85 64 83  
AM WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM WIND (MPH) SE 6 SE 6 SE 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.04  
PRECIP DURATION 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%) 44 99 45  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
LAL 4 4 3  
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL) 7170 70 8000  
TRANSPORT WIND (KT) SE 10 SE 12 S 12  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 71700 840 96000  
DISPERSION INDEX 72 1 96  
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NYZ006>008-152100-  
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-  
733 AM EDT SAT AUG 15 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MAX/MIN TEMP 84 59 82  
AM WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR SE 6  
PM WIND (MPH) SE 5 SE 5 SE 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%) 38 100 44  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
MIXING HEIGHT (FT-AGL) 9030 70 8080  
TRANSPORT WIND (KT) SE 9 SE 10 S 11  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 81270 700 88880  
DISPERSION INDEX 81 1 89  
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
EXTENDED FORECAST
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 60S.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
 
WIND SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
WIND MONDAY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
WIND TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.  
WIND WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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