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
505 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...WARM AND HUMID WEATHER ON TAP FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK...

.DISCUSSION...WARM AND HUMID WEATHER WILL CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY. THE
LINGERING HEAT AND HUMIDITY AND A WEAK PASSING DISTURBANCE SHOULD
COMBINE TO BRING ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TODAY...MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH EASTERN KENTUCKY ON TUESDAY AND BRING THE THREAT
FOR A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
HOURS. THE COLD FRONT WILL PASS SOUTH OF THE REGION BY TUESDAY
EVENING... SETTLING ACROSS THE TN VALLEY ON WEDNESDAY. MAINLY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE ANTICIPATED FROM
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-020215-
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
505 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....107.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (122600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....131.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (113000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......70 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.14 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH LATE AT NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
KAS





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