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
543 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

...GUSTY WINDS WEDNESDAY...

.DISCUSSION...LIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL BE MOVING OUT THIS MORNING.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL TEMPORARILY BUILD IN TONIGHT...BEFORE A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY. SOUTHWEST WINDS
WILL INCREASE TO BETWEEN 10 AND 15 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
AT TIMES. SOME SHOWER ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED AS THE FRONT APPROACHES
FROM THE WEST. MUCH COLDER AIR AND SOME SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY WILL
FOLLOW INTO THE WEEKEND.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-251100-
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
543 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........65-75 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 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.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....30.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (30100 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................31.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY DENSE VALLEY FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH LATE.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................5.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........54-64 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH, WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20
                     MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....43.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (43000 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................16 INCREASING TO 44 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............3.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING,
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
EVENING.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING, THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN


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