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
416 AM EDT Mon May 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...A cold front will progress east through the region
this morning bringing drier air to the region today. We will
remain mostly dry through Tuesday before an active pattern leads
to multiple chances for showers and thunderstorms to round out the
work week into the weekend.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-222030-
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, and South Williamson
416 AM EDT Mon May 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning.
Max Temperature.....Around 73.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........34-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......30 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 15 mph decreasing to around 10
                    mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....36.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (36200 knot-ft).
ADI.................36 decreasing to 23 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....52-57.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........83-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................20 decreasing to 3 late.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 inches.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers.
Max Temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........43-53 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....12.
Vent Rate...........Poor (12300 knot-ft).
ADI.................14.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.10 inches.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms
in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
evening, then a slight chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.
West winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Warmer. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs around 80. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms late. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning, then
a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs
around 80. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

DJ



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