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
529 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES BELOW 30 PERCENT POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON....

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL ALLOW FOR MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES
AND A DRIER...FALL-LIKE AIR MASS ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY TODAY.
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP NEAR OR JUST BELOW 30
PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON AS TEMPERATURES REACH THE LOW TO MID 70S.
UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL RETURN FOR THE LATTER HALF OF THE WORK
WEEK...WITH BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES CONTINUING.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-272030-
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...BROADHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
529 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....26.
VENT RATE...........POOR (25800 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................14 INCREASING TO 29 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................23 DECREASING TO 2 LATE.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 10
                    TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....166.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (166100 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................50 INCREASING TO 115 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.05 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

GEOGERIAN/JVM



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