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
353 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.DISCUSSION...

SNOW FELL ACROSS MOST OF EASTERN KENTUCKY FROM THIS MORNING THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON. GENERALLY BETWEEN A QUARTER TO ONE HALF AN INCH OF
RAIN HAS FALLEN SINCE MIDNIGHT WHICH SHOULD MOISTEN UP THE 1 HOUR
FUELS. AS THIS FRONT MOVES TO THE EAST...SOME VERY DRY AIR WILL BE
MOVING INTO THE AREA AND THE MIN RH WILL BE BELOW CRITICAL VALUES
TOMORROW AND THURSDAY. THE GOOD NEWS IS THE WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AS
HIGH PRESSURE DOMINATES THE AREA.


KYZ044-050>052-060-161300-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-MENIFEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...FRENCHBURG
353 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
                    PATCHY FROST LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........73-83 PERCENT RIDGES 89-99 PERCENT VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FROST IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
   24 HR TREND......20 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....43.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (42800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT RIDGES 86-96 PERCENT VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....57.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (57200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ068-079-083-084-161300-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY
353 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-85 PERCENT RIDGES 89-99 PERCENT VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
   24 HR TREND......23 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-22 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......33 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....49.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (48700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. PATCHY FROST LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT VALLEYS 86-96 PERCENT VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....59.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (58600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ058-059-069-080-085>088-104-106>120-161300-
ESTILL-POWELL-JACKSON-LAUREL-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-
JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-
LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRVINE...STANTON...MCKEE...LONDON...
CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...
HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...
SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...INEZ...
PIKEVILLE
353 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
                    PATCHY FROST LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-77 PERCENT RIDGES 89-99 PERCENT VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
   24 HR TREND......21 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......29 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....41.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (40900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. PATCHY FROST LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-34.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........57-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....57.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (56600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JJ





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