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
411 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.DISCUSSION... SNOW WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE MORNING FROM
WEST TO EAST. THEN SKIES WILL GRADUALLY CLEAR THROUGH THE DAY TODAY. THEN
ANOTHER CHANCE OF PRECIP COMES AS LOW PRESSURE DROPS SOUTH ACROSS THE REGION
SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. SOME OF THIS WILL MIX WITH AND CHANGE TO SNOW SUNDAY NIGHT
INTO MONDAY AS COLDER AIR FILTERS INTO THE REGION.





KYZ044-050>052-058>060-250215-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG
411 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....49.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (48700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........67-79 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....23.
VENT RATE...........POOR (22700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.12 INCHES.

$$

KYZ068-069-079-080-083-084-104-106-108-111-114-250215-
ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-
WOLFE-LEE-OWSLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...WHITLEY CITY...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...CAMPTON...
BEATTYVILLE...BOONEVILLE
411 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 41.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....50.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (49500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-72 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....51.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (50900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.09 INCHES.

$$

KYZ085>087-107-109-110-112-113-115>117-119-250215-
WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-PERRY-CLAY-
LESLIE-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...
MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...JACKSON...HINDMAN...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
INEZ
411 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....46.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (46300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....36.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (35700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.07 INCHES.

$$

KYZ088-118-120-250215-
HARLAN-LETCHER-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARLAN...WHITESBURG...PIKEVILLE
411 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. SNOW
                    LIKELY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....43.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (42900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.05 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....53.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (52600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.07 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY EARLY...THEN RAIN LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF SNOW LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS AROUND 30. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
DJ





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