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
530 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT PASS THROUGH EASTERN
KENTUCKY TODAY. AS A RESULT LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE WILL LINGER
THROUGH THE DAY AND INTO MONDAY BEFORE TAPERING OFF. THEREAFTER AN
AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE SOUTH AND EAST BEHIND THE COLD FRONT
BRINGING DRIER...COOLER AIR BACK INTO THE AREA.

KYZ058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-290330-
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...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
530 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......50 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....22.
VENT RATE...........POOR (21800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.18 - 0.40 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 - 0.25 INCHES.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....18.
VENT RATE...........POOR (18400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-290330-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD
530 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A GOOD CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......35 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....32.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (31900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.08 - 0.20 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....27.
VENT RATE...........POOR (27400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 30. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS LATE AT NIGHT.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

$$

RAY





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