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
710 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE OVER THE WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE...AND AN UNSEASONABLY COOL AIRMASS...
WILL KEEP PLEASANT CONDITIONS ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT.
TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE LOW 80S WITH COMFORTABLE HUMIDITY
VALUES THIS AFTERNOON...THEN DROP BACK DOWN TO AROUND 60 IN MANY
LOCATIONS OVERNIGHT. FOR SATURDAY...WINDS WILL BECOME MORE SOUTHERLY
AS A COLD FRONT NEARS THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST. THIS WILL RAMP
TEMPERATURES UP INTO THE MID AND UPPER 80S...AND ALSO INCREASE THE
HUMIDITY LEVELS. BY LATE IN THE DAY SATURDAY...EXPECT SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO BEGIN MOVING INTO THE REGION...SPREADING SOUTHWARD
AND BECOMING NUMEROUS DURING THE DAY SUNDAY. SOME STORMS COULD BE
STRONG TO SEVERE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. THE MAIN
THREATS WILL BE DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL...AND LOCALIZED FLASH
FLOODING.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-260415-
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
710 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........AREAS OF DENSE FOG EARLY...THEN MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....LOWER 80S.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30-35 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (19800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....LOWER 60S.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 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.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85 TO 90.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....40.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (40400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS AT 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AT 5 TO 10
MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AT
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
GREIF





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