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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
640 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...ON ACCOUNT OF A COLD FRONT MOVING INTO THE
REGION...THE POSSIBILITY FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
RETURN TODAY AND TONIGHT. HOWEVER...THE HIGHEST CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR MID WEEK AS A SERIES OF UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION. LOOK FOR HIGHS IN
THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 80S AND LOWS IN THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 60S FOR
THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS WELL.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-032030-
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...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BRODHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...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
640 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 10 TO
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....73.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (73200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.10 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.15 INCHES.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 10 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....99.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (99200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00  - 0.15 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.

$$
GREIF



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