Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
630 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.DISCUSSION...VALLEY FOG WILL BE BURNING OFF THIS MORNING BY 9 AM
GIVING WAY TO ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL SUMMER DAY. CLOUDS ARE EXPECTED TO
INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY...MAINLY NEAR THE TENNESSEE AND VIRGINIA
BORDER. HOWEVER...ELSEWHERE SHOULD REMAIN MOSTLY CLEAR TO PARTLY
CLOUDY. SOUTHWEST FLOW IN THE MID AND UPPER LEVELS WILL MAKE FOR
SLIGHTLY WARMER TEMPERATURES TODAY...WITH HIGHS TOPPING OUT IN THE
LOW 80S. LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT WILL HOVER NEAR 60...WITH THE
VALLEYS DIPPING DOWN A LITTLE LOWER. SOME ISOLATED SHOWERS MAY BE
MOVING INTO THE AREA FROM THE SOUTH THIS EVENING...THEN SPREADING
ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY AND INCREASING TO SCATTERED COVERAGE LATE
TONIGHT AND THROUGH THE DAY TOMORROW.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-010330-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
630 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....49.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (48900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG LATE AT NIGHT.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....50.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (49700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.08 - 0.25 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
AROUND 80. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JMW





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