630  
FNUS51 KPBZ 220625  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
225 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL RESULT IN DRY CONDITIONS AND COOLER  
TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE WEEKEND.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-222115-  
ALLEGHENY-WASHINGTON-GREENE-WESTMORELAND-WESTMORELAND RIDGES-  
FAYETTE-FAYETTE RIDGES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PITTSBURGH METRO AREA, WASHINGTON,  
CANONSBURG, WAYNESBURG, MURRYSVILLE, GREENSBURG, NEW KENSINGTON,  
LIGONIER, DONEGAL, UNIONTOWN, CHAMPION, AND OHIOPYLE  
225 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 10 10  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (-22) 50 (-11) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 63 (+5) 100 (+3) 68  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 5 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.01 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 930 1140  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3050 3730  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 8 E 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 21350 33570  
DISPERSION 2 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-222115-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEIRTON, FOLLANSBEE, WELLSBURG, WHEELING,  
MOUNDSVILLE, NEW MARTINSVILLE, AND FAIRMONT  
225 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 65 (-21) 51 (-12) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 64 (+6) 100 (+4) 69  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) NE 6 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.03 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION 1 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 790 1100  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2610 3620  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 12 E 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 26100 25340  
DISPERSION 2 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-222115-  
GARRETT-MONONGALIA-  
RIDGES OF EASTERN MONONGALIA AND NORTHWESTERN PRESTON-PRESTON-  
EASTERN PRESTON-WESTERN TUCKER-EASTERN TUCKER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, OAKLAND MD,  
GRANTSVILLE, MORGANTOWN, COOPERS ROCK, KINGWOOD, BRUCETON MILLS,  
TERRA ALTA, ROWLESBURG, HAZELTON, PARSONS, HENDRICKS,  
SAINT GEORGE, DAVIS, THOMAS, AND CANAAN VALLEY  
225 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 50 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 66 (-15) 51 (-11) 67  
RH % (24H TREND) 68 (+5) 100 (+3) 74  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.13 0.17  
PRECIP DURATION 2 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 940 790  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3090 2590  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 5 SE 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 12360 15540  
DISPERSION 1 2  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-222115-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ZANESVILLE, CAMBRIDGE, MARTINS FERRY,  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, CALDWELL, AND WOODSFIELD  
225 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 65 (-22) 50 (-12) 70  
RH % (24H TREND) 60 (+2) 98 (+4) 61  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) NE 6 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 830 1180  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2730 3870  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 10 E 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 24570 30960  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-222115-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW PHILADELPHIA, DOVER, CARROLLTON,  
MALVERN, EAST LIVERPOOL, SALEM, COLUMBIANA, COSHOCTON, CADIZ,  
AND STEUBENVILLE  
225 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 62 (-24) 47 (-13) 69  
RH % (24H TREND) 63 (+5) 99 (+6) 59  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) NE 6 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1080 1170  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3540 3830  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 9 E 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 28320 30640  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-023-222115-  
MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-LAWRENCE-BUTLER-CLARION-JEFFERSON-BEAVER-  
ARMSTRONG-INDIANA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SHARON, HERMITAGE, GROVE CITY, OIL CITY,  
FRANKLIN, TIONESTA, NEW CASTLE, ELLWOOD CITY, BUTLER, CLARION,  
PUNXSUTAWNEY, BROOKVILLE, ALIQUIPPA, BEAVER FALLS, AMBRIDGE,  
MONACA, KITTANNING, FORD CITY, AND INDIANA  
225 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (-23) 46 (-13) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 64 (+6) 99 (+2) 55  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1410 1300  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4640 4270  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 6 SE 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 23200 34160  
DISPERSION 3 3  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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