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
603 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL ALLOW FOR A MOSTLY SUNNY
START TO THE DAY...HOWEVER CLOUDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE
OUT AHEAD OF THE NEXT APPROACHING WEATHER SYSTEM IN THE
AFTERNOON. THERE IS A CHANCE OF A LIGHT WINTRY MIX OF
PRECIPITATION LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING...BEFORE
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL MOVES IN FOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON. RAIN
WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY NIGHT...BEFORE COLDER AIR MOVES
IN AND CHANGES THE PRECIPITATION OVER TO SNOW. CHANCES OF
SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO MONDAY...BEFORE TAPERING
OFF BY MONDAY EVENING.

KYZ044-050-051-011100-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE
603 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....21.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN...SNOW...
                    AND SLEET...THEN A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-86 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....43.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (42600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.31 - 0.41 INCHES.

$$

KYZ052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-011100-
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...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
603 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 41.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....15.
VENT RATE...........POOR (15400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING
                    RAIN...SLEET...AND SNOW...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF FREEZING RAIN AND RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88 PERCENT IN VALLEYS...66-76 PERCENT ON
                    RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......25 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....59.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (59000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.10 - 0.43 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN EARLY...THEN RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY LATE AT
NIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER TEENS. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN A
CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE AT NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN





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