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
525 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

...A FEW WIND GUSTS OF 15 TO 20 MPH TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...GENERALLY DRY WEATHER CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH
SATURDAY...AS AN ARCTIC AIR MASS INVADES EASTERN KENTUCKY.
WEST NORTHWEST WINDS WILL TURN A BIT GUSTY TODAY...ESPECIALLY
DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. HIGHS WILL RETREAT TO AROUND 30
DEGREES BY FRIDAY. THE COLDEST NIGHT LOOKS TO BE FRIDAY NIGHT...
WITH LOWS DOWN IN THE MID TEENS. BESIDES A FEW FLURRIES...THE
NEXT CHANCE OF MORE WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION WILL ARRIVE LATE
SUNDAY.

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
525 AM EST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY...THEN BECOMING SUNNY. FLURRIES
                    POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING
                    TO AROUND 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 15 TO 20 MPH
                    AT TIMES.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....55.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (54900 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................46 INCREASING TO 63 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............2.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    FLURRIES POSSIBLE LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....17-22.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................13.
LVORI...............3.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. FLURRIES POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....28-33.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....30.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (30200 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................30.
LVORI...............3.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 16. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MILDER...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COLDER. PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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