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
513 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE LOWER OH
VALLEY TODAY AND WILL BRING A BOUT OF RAINFALL. THE COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH TONIGHT BRINGING COLDER AIR AND CHANGING RAIN TO SNOW.
THE SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER THROUGH THE DAY ON MONDAY BEFORE
TAPERING OFF FROM WEST TO EAST.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>085-104-106-108-111-114-
020315-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-WOLFE-
LEE-OWSLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...
CAMPTON...BEATTYVILLE...BOONEVILLE
513 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT EAST AND 42-52 PERCENT WEST.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....69.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (69300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.17 - 0.38 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN EARLY...THEN RAIN LIKELY AND A
                    CHANCE OF SNOW LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......39 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.28 - 0.42 INCHES.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....91.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (91200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

$$

KYZ086>088-107-109-110-112-113-115>120-020315-
KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-PERRY-CLAY-
LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...
HARLAN...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...INEZ...
PIKEVILLE
513 AM EST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....98.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (98500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.07 - 0.26 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN. SNOW LIKELY LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......28 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.33 - 0.57 INCHES.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......18 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....122.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (122500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 - 0.17 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$
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