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
513 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...Outside of a few isolated showers in far south and
southeast Kentucky today and tomorrow, rain free weather will be
seen for most of the area through early next week. Temperatures
will continue to reside above normal through this time period with
highs in the low to mid 80s each day.

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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, and South Williamson
513 AM EDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Widespread dense fog in the
                    morning.
Max Temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........48-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming west up to 5 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....23.
Vent Rate...........Poor (23400 knot-ft).
ADI.................7 increasing to 26 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy dense fog in the evening.
                    Areas of dense fog developing towards dawn.
Min Temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds around 5 mph early in the
                    evening becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................24 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............9.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of dense fog in the
                    morning.
Max Temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........50-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming northeast up to 5 mph in
                    the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 0 to 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....34.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (33700 knot-ft).
ADI.................21 increasing to 42 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid 80s.
Light winds becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid
80s. Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Light winds becoming
northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds becoming
north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

$$
KAS


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