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
643 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...A few showers and storms will be possible this
afternoon, otherwise several days of dry and warm weather are
ahead as a strong upper level ridge of high pressure will be
in control. Highs will average in the mid 80s, with lows in the
upper 50s and low 60s.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-221100-
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, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns,
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro,
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright,
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
643 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Areas of dense valley fog early, otherwise partly
                    sunny with isolated showers and thunderstorms
                    in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....81-86.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........49-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    northeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 0 mph shifting to the
                    northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....40.
Vent Rate...........Fair (40300 knot-ft).
ADI.................5 increasing to 49 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Areas of dense valley fog late.
Min Temperature.....61-66.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................42 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............9.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Areas of dense fog early.
Max Temperature.....83-88.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........44-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 0 to 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....31.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (31500 knot-ft).
ADI.................5 increasing to 39 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. Highs in the mid
80s. Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid 80s.
Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Areas of fog developing towards
dawn. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around 5 mph in the
evening.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. Highs in the mid
80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows around 60. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid
80s. Light winds becoming northwest around 5 mph in the
afternoon.

$$
GEOGERIAN


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