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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
501 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE PASSING OVER THE MIDWEST
AND GREAT LAKES TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING WILL BRING RAIN
TO OUR AREA...ALONG WITH A BRIEF WARM-UP TO NEAR NORMAL
TEMPERATURES. ITS TRAILING COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...WITH A RETURN TO MUCH BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES. A WAVE OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING ALONG THE FRONT TO
OUR SOUTHEAST WILL KEEP PRECIPITATION GOING INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT
AND POSSIBLY THURSDAY. AS THE COLDER AIR ARRIVES...THE RAIN WILL
CHANGE TO SNOW...WITH SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE.

KYZ044-050>052-059-060-104-030945-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...SANDY HOOK
501 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN. THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE OF
                    FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING...AND A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......33 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (1200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.19 - 0.30 INCHES.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN. A CHANCE OF EVENING
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
   24 HR TREND......18 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST AT 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.98 - 1.45 INCHES.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN...MIXING WITH OR CHANGING
                    TO SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........83-89 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (5400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.66 - 0.88 INCHES.


$$

KYZ058-068-069-079-080-083>088-106>120-030945-
ESTILL-ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-
KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-
BREATHITT-KNOTT-OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRVINE...RAVENNA...BRODHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
501 PM EST MON MAR 2 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    A CHANCE OF RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-91 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN. THERE IS A CHANCE OF
                    FREEZING RAIN IN THE MORNING...AND A
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (1200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......80 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.20 INCHES.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN. THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE OF
                    EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
   24 HR TREND......21 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.43 - 1.30 INCHES.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........82-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (7500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.82 - 0.99 INCHES.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN...SNOW...AND SLEET IN THE EVENING...
THEN SNOW AND SLEET LATE. LOWS IN THE UPPER TEENS. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID
20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. LOWS AROUND 2. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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