Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
725 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...DRY TODAY...SHOWERS AND STORMS RETURN ON MONDAY...

.DISCUSSION...LOOK FOR GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS FOR ONE MORE
DAY...WITH A CHANCE FOR ACTIVE WEATHER ARRIVING ON MEMORIAL DAY
AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION. A BETTER SHOT OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LATE IN THE DAY AND INTO MONDAY NIGHT.
IN FACT...UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE FOR MUCH OF THE
WEEK...WITH CHANCES GROWING SMALLER AS WE HEAD INTO FRIDAY. WARM
CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE...THOUGH...WITH HIGHS IN THE 80S TODAY
AND MONDAY.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-242030-
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...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
725 AM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....78.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (78000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....58-63.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10-15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....118.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (118100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.10 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$
GREIF



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