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
802 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.DISCUSSION...A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL
BRING MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS TO
THE AREA THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. A MIXTURE OF RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL OCCUR TODAY...WITH EVEN SOME ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE DURING THE AFTERNOON. COLDER AIR
WILL MOVE IN TONIGHT...WITH RAIN SHOWERS CHANGING TO SNOW
SHOWERS. THE SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH
TUESDAY NIGHT...BEFORE GRADUALLY TAPERING OFF. WELL BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES WILL LINGER THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-082130-
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
802 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...
                    THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....92.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (92200 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................42 INCREASING TO 62 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......70 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.08 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....20-25.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................25.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......70 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.09 INCHES.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........59-69 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....82.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (81800 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................58.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 - 0.15 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 16. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN FLURRIES POSSIBLE LATE. LOWS AROUND 10. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. FLURRIES POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...
THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 16. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 9. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 30. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN


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