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 FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILT INTO THE AREA TONIGHT. A WEAK SYSTEM WILL
BE MOVING INTO THE AREA ON SATURDAY. CLOUDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE
SATURDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL ONLY BE STRONG ENOUGH TO GENERATE A FEW
SPRINKLES WITH NO MEASURABLE...MUCH LESS...WETTING RAIN EXPECTED. ON
SUNDAY...DRY AIR WILL MOVE IN BEHIND THE FRONT. WITH TEMPERATURES IN
THE 70S...THERE WILL BE RHS IN THE 30S ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND THEN
AGAIN ON MONDAY. ON SUNDAY...THE WINDS WILL BE FAIRLY LIGHT TO HELP
MITIGATE THE FIRE DANGER...HOWEVER ON MONDAY THE WINDS WILL BE A
LITTLE STRONGER. MONDAY MAY BE A DECENT DAY TO DO SOME PRESCRIBED
BURNING.


KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-251345-
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 FRI OCT 24 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-87 PERCENT RIDGES 85-95 PERCENT VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER RIDGES 5 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 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.......2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....30.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (29700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER RIDGES 5 PERCENT WETTER RIDGES.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE 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 WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 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.......2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....17.
VENT RATE...........POOR (17100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH LATE AT NIGHT.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.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 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST LATE AT NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JJ





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