347  
FNUS51 KPBZ 171902  
FWFPBZ  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR PENNSYLVANIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 17 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A STRENGTHENING RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE DRY WEATHER AND  
ABOVE-NORMAL TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.  
 
PAZ021-029-031-073>076-180930-  
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  
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 17 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (-10) 79 (0) 51 81  
RH % (24H TREND) 89 (-9) 35 (-11) 97 35  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1610 1640  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 5290 5390  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 13 SE 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 58190 32340  
DISPERSION 4 3  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
WVZ001>004-012-021-180930-  
HANCOCK-BROOKE-OHIO-MARSHALL-WETZEL-MARION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WEIRTON, FOLLANSBEE, WELLSBURG, WHEELING,  
MOUNDSVILLE, NEW MARTINSVILLE, AND FAIRMONT  
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 17 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 54 (-9) 81 (+1) 52 82  
RH % (24H TREND) 87 (-10) 34 (-18) 93 32  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1660 2000  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 5430 6550  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 14 SE 3  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 65160 19650  
DISPERSION 4 2  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MDZ001-WVZ509>514-180930-  
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  
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 17 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 51 (-10) 78 (+5) 50 78  
RH % (24H TREND) 92 (-5) 36 (-25) 93 34  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) E 5 LGT/VAR E 5 SE 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1550 1790  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 5100 5880  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 13 SE 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 56100 35280  
DISPERSION 4 3  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 5 4 5  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ057>059-068-069-180930-  
MUSKINGUM-GUERNSEY-BELMONT-NOBLE-MONROE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ZANESVILLE, CAMBRIDGE, MARTINS FERRY,  
ST. CLAIRSVILLE, CALDWELL, AND WOODSFIELD  
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 17 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 55 (-7) 82 (+1) 53 83  
RH % (24H TREND) 91 (-6) 34 (-19) 92 34  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1380 1730  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4520 5660  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 16 SE 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 63280 45280  
DISPERSION 4 3  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
OHZ039>041-048>050-180930-  
TUSCARAWAS-CARROLL-COLUMBIANA-COSHOCTON-HARRISON-JEFFERSON OH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEW PHILADELPHIA, DOVER, CARROLLTON,  
MALVERN, EAST LIVERPOOL, SALEM, COLUMBIANA, COSHOCTON, CADIZ,  
AND STEUBENVILLE  
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 17 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 53 (-8) 81 (+1) 52 82  
RH % (24H TREND) 86 (-10) 36 (-14) 93 36  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1350 1450  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4420 4740  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 15 S 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 57460 37920  
DISPERSION 4 3  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
PAZ007>009-013>016-020-022-023-180930-  
MERCER-VENANGO-FOREST-LAWRENCE-BUTLER-CLARION-JEFFERSON PA-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  
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 17 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 49 (-10) 78 (+1) 50 78  
RH % (24H TREND) 93 (-5) 36 (-6) 96 39  
20FT WND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1670 1360  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 5480 4470  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 12 S 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 54800 35760  
DISPERSION 4 3  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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