Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3
000
FNUS53 KLMK 300731
FWFLMK

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
331 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...A WET WEATHER PATTERN WILL TAKE SHAPE OVER THE
HOLIDAY WEEKEND AS A FRONT STALLS OVER THE OHIO VALLEY AND
PLENTIFUL GULF MOISTURE STREAMS IN. SATURDAY WILL START OFF DRY
HOWEVER CHANCES FOR SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A FEW STORMS
WILL INCREASE BY THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. THE BEST CHANCE
FOR WIDESPREAD RAIN AND A FEW STORMS WILL BE LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
INTO SUNDAY...WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAINFALL POSSIBLE ACROSS
CENTRAL KENTUCKY. UP TO 1 INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN
INDIANA.

INZ076-083-084-089-302130-
ORANGE IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY
331 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014 /231 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      84 (-6)      70 (+1)      81
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (+6)      97 (+17)     73
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   SW 4-8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 5-9        S 4-8        S 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.40         0.23
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4747                      2704
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     91392                     45288
DISPERSION            GOOD                      FAIR
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   3            5            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      23 FAIR      26 FAIR
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            3

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS AROUND 90. WEST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ023>034-038-045-053-302130-
WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-JEFFERSON IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-
HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-
BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-
SPENCER KY-NELSON KY-LARUE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...
HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...
ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...
LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...
TAYLORSVILLE...BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE
331 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014 /231 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      87 (-2)      69 (0)       80
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (+3)      98 (+14)     74
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   SW 4-8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 5-9       S 3-7        SW 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.49         0.35
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5342                      2451
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     125052                    86320
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   3            5            5
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR      31 FAIR
ADI LATE              55 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            4

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS AROUND 90. WEST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-054>057-066-067-302130-
FRANKLIN KY-SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-ANDERSON KY-WOODFORD KY-
FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-WASHINGTON KY-MERCER KY-
JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-
CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...CYNTHIANA...
LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...
SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...
LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...LIBERTY...STANFORD
331 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      87 (-2)      69 (+1)      79
RH % (24H TREND)      46 (-6)      99 (+4)      74
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   S 3-7                     SW 4-8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 6-10 G17  LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.48         0.62
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)7574                      4140
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     143769                    93537
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   3            5            5
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             60 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              64 GOOD      8 POOR       49 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            3

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

KYZ061>063-070>074-302130-
BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-
ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...
MUNFORDVILLE...RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...
SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW
231 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      86 (-4)      70 (0)       82
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (+18)     96 (+13)     70
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   SW 4-8
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 4-8       S 3-7        SW 5-9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.53         0.45
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6986                      4001
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     120672                    90364
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   3            5            5
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             54 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  56 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       56 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            6            3

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

KYZ064-065-075>078-081-082-302130-
GREEN KY-TAYLOR KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-
CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENSBURG...CAMPBELLSVILLE...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...
ALBANY
331 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014 /231 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      85 (-4)      69 (+1)      81
RH % (24H TREND)      54 (+10)     94 (0)       70
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   SW 3-7
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 4-8       LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.38         0.45
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)7047                      5035
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     SW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     114075                    128179
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   3            5            5
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             52 GEN GOOD  22 FAIR      59 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  69 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        3            6            3

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

SCHOETTMER




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.