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
650 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY PASS THROUGH THE AREA TODAY.
EXPECT SOME LINGERING ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE THE
COLD FRONT EXITS THE AREA. DRIER AND COOLER AIR WILL THEN FILTER
INTO THIS PART OF KENTUCKY TONIGHT BRINGING QUIET AND COMFORTABLE
WEATHER THAT WILL LAST THROUGH FRIDAY. HOWEVER...SHOWERS AND STORMS
WILL STAGE A RETURN TO OUR AREA BY LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-250400-
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
650 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE FOG EARLY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....29.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (29500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.15 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....UPPER 50S.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....LOWER 80S.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20-25 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....28.
VENT RATE...........POOR (27800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AT 5 TO 10
MPH.

$$
GREIF





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