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
401 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP THE
WEATHER OF EASTERN KENTUCKY COLD AND DRY THROUGH THE END OF THE
WEEK. HIGHS ON FRIDAY WILL TOP OUT IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S NORTH
OF THE HIGHWAY 80 CORRIDOR AND HAL ROGERS PARKWAY...AND IN THE
LOW TO MID 40S SOUTH OF THERE. MINIMUM HUMIDITY VALUES THE NEXT
COUPLE OF DAYS WILL BE AT THEIR LOWEST ON FRIDAY...WHEN READINGS
ARE EXPECTED TO BOTTOM OUT BETWEEN 25 AND 35 PERCENT DURING THE
AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM OVER THE WEEKEND...AS WEATHER
SYSTEM TAKES SHAPE OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS AND WINDS SHIFT TO
THE SOUTH.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-211415-
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
401 PM EST THU NOV 20 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....IN THE UPPER TEENS.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....36-42.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....12.
VENT RATE...........POOR (11700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......28 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 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.......1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....25.
VENT RATE...........POOR (25000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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