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
425 PM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...Generally drier weather can be expected
through Thursday morning, as a ridge of high pressure
builds in across the area. Wet weather will return
Thursday afternoon through Friday, as another cold front
gradually works its way across the Commonwealth. Drier
weather can be expected from Saturday afternoon through
Sunday. Temperatures will average above normal through
the period.

KYZ068-079-083-084-291100-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
425 PM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....Around 48.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................21 decreasing to 5 late.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning.
Max Temperature.....68-73.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........42-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....20.
Vent Rate...........Poor (19600 knot-ft).
ADI.................19.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 52.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........88-98 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 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.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers and
                    A slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 76.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........41-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph increasing to south
                    around 25 mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....138.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (138000 knot-ft).
ADI.................60 increasing to 92 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-291100-
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
425 PM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A slight chance of drizzle in the
                    evening.
Min Temperature.....44-49.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........91-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................25 decreasing to 7 late.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max Temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........43 percent.
   24 hr trend......30 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....19.
Vent Rate...........Poor (19300 knot-ft).
ADI.................20.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....46-51.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........83-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................20 decreasing to 7 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    in the morning, then a chance of rain showers
                    and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 75.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........42-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 5 mph shifting to the south in the
                    late morning and early afternoon, then
                    increasing to around 25 mph early in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....117.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (117300 knot-ft).
ADI.................22 increasing to 76 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches.

$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-291100-
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
425 PM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of drizzle in
                    the evening. Patchy fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....Around 48.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........94-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................28 decreasing to 5 late.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning.
Max Temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........40-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....15.
Vent Rate...........Poor (15300 knot-ft).
ADI.................17.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................14 decreasing to 4 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A
                    chance of showers and a slight chance of
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....73-78.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........40-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph increasing to south 20
                    to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....117.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (116900 knot-ft).
ADI.................43 increasing to 76 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.02 inches.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely late. Lows in
the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance
of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely late. Lows
in the lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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