Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Kentucky
National Weather Service Jackson KY
352 PM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...Unsettled weather will return across eastern
Kentucky for the second half of the weekend and into early
next week, as a cold front approaches and eventually stalls
across the area. Widespread showers will gradually move in
from the west this late tonight into Sunday, with a few
thunderstorms also possible at times. A chance of showers
and thunderstorms will continue through Tuesday, before
drier weather returns for Wednesday.

KYZ068-079-083-084-261100-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
352 PM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers,
                    then showers with a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Min Temperature.....Around 56.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........87-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................81 decreasing to 24 late.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.14 - 0.28 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and a chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........51-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph increasing to around 25 mph
                    early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....119.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (119400 knot-ft).
ADI.................50 increasing to 83 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.34 inches.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and a chance
                    of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance
                    of rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 54.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........97 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................73 decreasing to 7 late.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......70 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.05 - 0.26 inches.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    in the morning. A chance of rain showers in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 74.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........48-56 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....48.
Vent Rate...........Fair (48000 knot-ft).
ADI.................10 increasing to 35 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-261100-
Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Elliott-
Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Martin-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, and Inez
352 PM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
                    a slight chance of thunderstorms late.
Min Temperature.....Around 57.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........81-87 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................65 decreasing to 13 late.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 - 0.14 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and a chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........55-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......26 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....91.
Vent Rate...........Good (90700 knot-ft).
ADI.................42 increasing to 68 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.23 - 0.35 inches.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and a chance
                    of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance
                    of rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 54.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........96 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................60 decreasing to 10 late.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.07 - 0.34 inches.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 73.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........44-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....78.
Vent Rate...........Good (77900 knot-ft).
ADI.................30 increasing to 55 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-261100-
Jackson-Laurel-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-Floyd-Lee-Breathitt-Knott-
Owsley-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Pike-
Including the cities of McKee, Annville, London, Corbin,
Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville, Cumberland,
Harlan, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman,
Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins,
Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville,
and South Williamson
352 PM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    in the evening, then a chance of rain showers
                    and a slight chance of thunderstorms late.
Min Temperature.....Around 56.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........81-89 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................69 decreasing to 15 late.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 - 0.18 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers and a chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........53-63 percent.
   24 hr trend......26 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph increasing to around 25 mph
                    early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....137.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (136700 knot-ft).
ADI.................48 increasing to 94 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.20 - 0.36 inches.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and a chance of
                    thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of
                    rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 54.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........97 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................85 decreasing to 9 late.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.06 - 0.28 inches.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers.
Max Temperature.....71-76.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........44-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....65.
Vent Rate...........Good (65400 knot-ft).
ADI.................19 increasing to 46 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.02 inches.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around
70. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. West winds around 5 mph in the evening
becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the afternoon.
Highs around 70. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely and a slight
chance of thunderstorms late. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then
showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning,
then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

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GEOGERIAN


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