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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
711 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...WARM AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL LINGER THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...KEEPING DAILY CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE FORECAST...MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS.
MORE WIDESPREAD CHANCES ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY AS A COLD FRONT CROSSES
THE REGION. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL GENERALLY BE IN THE LOWER
TO MIDDLE 80S THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEKEND...BEFORE
DROPPING TO THE MID AND UPPER 70S BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. LOWS WILL
GENERALLY BE IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 60S.

KYZ068-069-079-080-083>088-110>118-120-301100-
ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-
BELL-HARLAN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-
LETCHER-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRODHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...
ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...
WHITLEY CITY...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...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
711 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....51.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (50600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.09 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....90.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (89900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.07 INCHES.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-301100-
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...INEZ
711 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 0 TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....47.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (47100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.07 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....81.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (81000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 - 0.17 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN
THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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