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
605 AM EST Sat Feb 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...Colder and drier air will filter into the region today
behind a cold front as high pressure begins to build in. The will
build across the TN Valley tonight, before moving east of the
area on Sunday evening and bring mainly dry weather. Relative
humidities should bottom out below 30 percent in most locations on
Sunday, but winds will be light. An upper disturbance will bring
chance for showers late Sunday night into Monday and unsettled
weather is expected through midweek. The highest chances for more
widespread rain will come Tuesday night into Wednesday evening.

KYZ068-079-083-084-252130-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
605 AM EST Sat Feb 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers
                    in the morning. Sprinkles possible in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 46.
   24 hr trend......31 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........44-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....102.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (101600 knot-ft).
ADI.................71.
LVORI...............2.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0-0.01 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 23.
   24 hr trend......20 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........80-88 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 15 mph decreasing to 5
                    mph or less late.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................28 decreasing to 6 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........20-26 percent.
   24 hr trend......26 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....24.
Vent Rate...........Poor (23600 knot-ft).
ADI.................12 increasing to 27 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-252130-
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
605 AM EST Sat Feb 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers
                    in the morning, then sprinkles possible in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....46-51.
   24 hr trend......31 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........43-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 25 to 30 mph.
Dispersion Index....140.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (140100 knot-ft).
ADI.................90.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0-0.01 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 24.
   24 hr trend......21 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........73-79 percent.
   24 hr trend......25 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 15 mph decreasing to 5
                    mph or less late.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................33 decreasing to 9 late.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 49.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........22-29 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....34.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (34200 knot-ft).
ADI.................33.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


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KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-252130-
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
605 AM EST Sat Feb 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers
                    in the morning, then sprinkles possible in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......28 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........42-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....123.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (123100 knot-ft).
ADI.................70 increasing to 83 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.02 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 24.
   24 hr trend......21 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........76-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph, decreasing to
                    5 to 10 mph late.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................29 decreasing to 15 late.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........20-26 percent.
   24 hr trend......21 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....25.
Vent Rate...........Poor (24800 knot-ft).
ADI.................26.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Warmer. Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs
in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a
chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler. Mostly sunny. A chance of snow showers and a
slight chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 50s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds around 10 mph.

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JP



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