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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central Kentucky and Southern Indiana
National Weather Service Louisville KY
353 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

.DISCUSSION...A warm front will lift north through the region
tonight bringing light rain showers and noticeably warmer
temperatures. Gusty south winds will usher in near record warmth
for Monday and Tuesday. After morning rains on Monday, most of the
area should remain dry for the rest of the day. Rains will return
to the region late Tuesday. Both days will feature good to
excellent dispersion.




INZ076-083-084-089-190915-
Orange-Dubois-Crawford-Perry-
Including the cities of Paoli, Jasper, English, and Tell City
353 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018 /253 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018/

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           showers      showers      NONE         showers
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           60           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (+20)     72 (+18)     64           77
RH % (24H TREND)      78 (-22)     57 (+9)      85           49
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 11 G23                  S 10 G23
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  6        S 12 G24     S 10 G19     S 12 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.06         0.00         0.01
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             2588                      3825
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 28                      S 28
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  70672                     99450
DISPERSION                         Good                      Excellent
DSI                   STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  STBL         SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      28 FAIR      23 FAIR      40 FAIR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  58 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      72 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            3            4            1

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

.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows around 40.
Highs in the lower 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in
the lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
mid 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KYZ023-024-026>028-053-061>063-070>074-190915-
Hancock-Breckinridge-Ohio-Grayson-Hardin-Larue-Butler-Edmonson-
Hart-Logan-Warren-Simpson-Allen-Barren-
Including the cities of Lewisport, Hawesville, Hardinsburg,
Hartford, Leitchfield, Elizabethtown, Hodgenville, Morgantown,
Brownsville, Horse Cave, Russellville, Bowling Green, Franklin,
Providence, Scottsville, and Glasgow
353 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018 /253 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018/

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE           showers      showers      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (+20)     74 (+17)     64           79
RH % (24H TREND)      80 (-20)     56 (+11)     89           46
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 12 G25                  S 12 G27
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  6        S 13 G25     S 10 G19     S 15 G28
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             2424                      4557
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 24                      S 31
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  60814                     132153
DISPERSION                         Good                      Excellent
DSI                   STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  39 FAIR      26 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD  34 FAIR      87 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            3            4            1

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

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in
the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
around 60. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ025-029>034-038-045-190915-
Washington-Scott-Jefferson-Harrison-Floyd-Clark-Meade-Bullitt-
Oldham-Trimble-Henry-Shelby-Spencer-Nelson-
Including the cities of Salem, Scottsburg, Madison, Corydon,
New Albany, Jeffersonville, Brandenburg, Shepherdsville,
Louisville, La Grange, Bedford, Milton, New Castle, Shelbyville,
Taylorsville, and Bardstown
353 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           showers      showers      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           60           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      45 (+17)     73 (+20)     62           79
RH % (24H TREND)      80 (-20)     56 (+7)      87           48
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 11 G25                  S 11 G26
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  5        S 12 G25     S 10 G20     S 13 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.06         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             2062                      3778
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 24                      S 29
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  45172                     105784
DISPERSION                         Fair                      Excellent
DSI                   STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       38 FAIR      27 FAIR      38 FAIR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  43 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      73 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            3            4            1

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

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 60s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers. Cooler. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in
the lower 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows around 50. Highs in the
lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-190915-
Franklin-Scott-Harrison-Anderson-Woodford-Fayette-Bourbon-
Nicholas-Washington-Mercer-Jessamine-Clark-
Including the cities of Frankfort, Georgetown, Cynthiana,
Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Lexington, Paris, Carlisle,
Springfield, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, and Winchester
353 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE           showers      showers      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           40           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      44 (+14)     73 (+20)     62           79
RH % (24H TREND)      78 (-21)     56 (+7)      86           45
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 12 G25                  S 12 G27
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  6        SW 13 G26    S 10 G20     S 14 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.03         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             2198                      4189
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 23                     S 28
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  41762                     107614
DISPERSION                         Fair                      Excellent
DSI                   STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  MOD UNSTBL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      42 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR      56 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  48 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      74 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            3            4            1

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

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in
the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
around 60. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KYZ054>057-064>067-075>078-081-082-190915-
Marion-Boyle-Garrard-Madison-Green-Taylor-Casey-Lincoln-Monroe-
Metcalfe-Adair-Russell-Cumberland-Clinton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Danville, Lancaster, Richmond,
Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty, Stanford, Tompkinsville,
Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown, Burkesville, and Albany
353 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018 /253 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018/

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE           showers      showers      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (+19)     75 (+18)     62           79
RH % (24H TREND)      78 (-22)     55 (+10)     86           45
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S 11 G24                  S 10 G25
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  5        S 12 G25     S  9 G18     S 13 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             2248                      4320
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 22                      S 26
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  46599                     112138
DISPERSION                         Fair                      Excellent
DSI                   STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  MOD UNSTBL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            2
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  36 FAIR      25 FAIR      49 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  41 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      74 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            3            4            1

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

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in
the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in
the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower
60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$



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