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...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Jackson KY
323 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

...Wind Gusts Up to 25 mph Expected This Afternoon...

.DISCUSSION...Southwest winds will increase this morning,
becoming sustained near 10-15 mph during the afternoon ahead
of an approaching dry cold front. Wind gusts up to 25 mph are
expected. The cold front will bring a northerly wind shift
late Tuesday night into Wednesday with speeds remaining in the
5-10 mph range. Relative humidity values will generally bottom out
from 45-55 percent today and Wednesday as slightly above normal
high temperatures today cool into the 40s Wednesday behind the
front.

KYZ068-079-083-084-212130-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
323 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 60.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........42-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts
                    up to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....50.
Vent Rate...........Good (50000 knot-ft).
ADI.................32 increasing to 53 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............2.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....34-39.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........81-87 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph shifting to the north
                    late.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................9.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 44.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........43-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....19.
Vent Rate...........Poor (19300 knot-ft).
ADI.................26.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-212130-
Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Elliott-
Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Martin-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, and Inez
323 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....58-63.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........37-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts up to
                    25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to around 20
                    mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....55.
Vent Rate...........Good (55300 knot-ft).
ADI.................39 increasing to 62 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....34-39.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........79 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    northwest late.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................12.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 43.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........47 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....29.
Vent Rate...........Poor (28600 knot-ft).
ADI.................30.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-212130-
Jackson-Laurel-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-Floyd-Lee-Breathitt-Knott-
Owsley-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Pike-
Including the cities of McKee, Annville, London, Corbin,
Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville, Cumberland,
Harlan, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman,
Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins,
Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville,
and South Williamson
323 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....58-63.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........44-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts up
                    to 25 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....43.
Vent Rate...........Fair (43100 knot-ft).
ADI.................34 increasing to 47 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....38-43.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........76-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................9.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 44.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........44-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....24.
Vent Rate...........Poor (24200 knot-ft).
ADI.................28.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph in the evening becoming light.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Light winds
becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
around 5 mph in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Colder. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds around 5 mph.

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KAS



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