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
645 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...A SMALL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR
SHOWERS TO PARTS OF CENTRAL AND EAST CENTRAL KENTUCKY TODAY...WITH
CHANCES DIMINISHING DURING THE AFTERNOON. MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWERS
AND EVEN A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL RETURN TO THE AREA ON SUNDAY AS A
COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. SOUTHERLY WINDS AHEAD OF
THE FRONTAL PASSAGE WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB INTO THE LOW
80S TODAY. HOWEVER...AFTER THE COLD FRONT PASSES THROUGH...A DRIER
AND COLDER CANADIAN AIRMASS WILL TAKE HOLD ACROSS THE REGION AS
HIGH PRESSURE DOMINATES. BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE ANTICIPATED
FOR MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106-108-111-210345-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-
WOLFE-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...CAMPTON...BEATTYVILLE
645 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....74.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (74400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....115.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (114500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.09 INCHES.

$$

KYZ068-069-079-080-083-084-114-210345-
ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-OWSLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...WHITLEY CITY...BOONEVILLE
645 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....51.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (50600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....121.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (120900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.12 INCHES.

$$

KYZ085>088-107-109-110-112-113-115>120-210345-
WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...
MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...HARLAN...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...JACKSON...HINDMAN...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
WHITESBURG...INEZ...PIKEVILLE
645 AM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....38.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (38100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....115.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (114600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.11 - 0.22 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JP





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