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
434 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A WEAK FRONT WILL BE MOVING ACROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING. DRY AIR
WILL MOVE IN BEHIND THE FRONT AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN. ON
SUNDAY...THE MIN RH WILL BE IN THE MID 30S IN MOST LOCATIONS. THE
GOOD NEWS IS THAT THE WINDS WILL BE FAIRLY LIGHT. THIS MAY ALLOW FOR
SOME RAPID COMBUSTION...HOWEVER THE SPREAD RATES WILL BE PRETTY LOW.
ON MONDAY...THE MIN RH WILL BE IN THE MID 40S WILL 5 TO 10 MPH WINDS.
THIS MAY ALLOW FOR SOME LIMITED PRESCRIBED BURNS.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-261345-
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
434 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....19.
VENT RATE...........POOR (19000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT RIDGES 90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER RIDGES...5 PERCENT DRIER
                    VALLEYS
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....45.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (44700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JJ





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