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
429 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
ACROSS THE AREA THE NEXT FEW DAYS AS A WEAK COLD FRONT INTERACTS
WITH A WARM AND HUMID AIR MASS THAT IS IN PLACE ACROSS THE REGION.
THE MOIST CONDITIONS WILL KEEP MINIMUM HUMIDITY AND FUEL MOISTURE
VALUES WELL ABOVE ANY CRITICAL FIRE DANGER THRESHOLDS.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-282015-
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
429 AM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....24.
VENT RATE...........POOR (24200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81-86.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 0 TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....62.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (61800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.12 INCHES.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN
THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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