Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Kentucky
National Weather Service Jackson KY
545 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...Warm and dry weather will be on tap through early
next week. Temperatures will average above normal, with highs in
the upper 80s, with lows in the mid to upper 60s. Rain chances will
return Tuesday and Wednesday.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-211000-
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, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns,
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro,
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright,
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
545 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog early.
Max Temperature.....Around 88.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........43-49 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.
Mixing Height.......5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 0 to 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....21.
Vent Rate...........Poor (21000 knot-ft).
ADI.................6 increasing to 27 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....Around 67.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........93-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................17 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............8.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy fog early.
Max Temperature.....Around 88.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........41-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
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.......6000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....35.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (34700 knot-ft).
ADI.................38.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms
likely late. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Not as warm. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cooler. Partly cloudy. A chance of
thunderstorms and a slight chance of showers in the evening. Lows
in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds becoming
north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph in the
evening becoming light.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds becoming
northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph in the
evening becoming light.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds
becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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