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
509 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

...COOL TODAY THEN TURNING WARMER THIS WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...CLOUDS WILL HOLD TOUGH TODAY AS A WARM FRONT LIFTS
INTO THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY. THESE CLOUDS WILL KEEP TEMPERATURES ON
THE COOL SIDE FOR ONE MORE DAY. AFTER ANOTHER CHILLY NIGHT
TONIGHT...THE WARM FRONT WILL LIFT TO THE NORTH ON SATURDAY WITH
MILDER AIR STREAMING INTO THE REGION. WHILE WARMER WEATHER WILL
DOMINATE THE WEEKEND...MOISTURE WILL ALSO BE ON THE INCREASE THROUGH
THE WEEKEND WITH RAIN CHANCES RETURNING ACROSS NORTHERN KENTUCKY BY
SUNDAY. THE RAIN CHANCES WILL SPREAD SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA EARLY
NEXT WEEK...PROVIDING A DAMP START TO THE NEW WEEK.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-290315-
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
509 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED FLURRIES IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-44 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 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.......3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....18.
VENT RATE...........POOR (17900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 ON RIDGES AND 20-25 IN VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........49-58 PERCENT ON RIDGES AND 87-97 PERCENT
                    IN VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....30.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (29500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE AT
NIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND
50. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST LATE AT NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
KAS





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