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
643 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MIDDAY ON SATURDAY
AS AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE PUSHES EAST ACROSS THE AREA. LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDTIES ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN
KY WITH THE LOWEST HUMIDITIES ON RIDGES ABOVE 2000 FEET WHERE A
SUBSIDENCE INVERSION WILL SURFACE. HOWEVER... CHANCES FOR RAIN WILL
MOVE BACK INTO EASTERN KENTUCKY BY SATURDAY EVENING AS A SLOW MOVING
COLD FRONT WORKS INTO THE AREA. THESE RAIN CHANCES MAY LINGER INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK. BY MONDAY NIGHT...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD BACK
INTO THE AREA...PROVIDING RATHER QUIET WEATHER INTO NEW YEARS DAY.

KYZ044-050-051-270445-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE
643 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....22.
VENT RATE...........POOR (22300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....22.
VENT RATE...........POOR (21900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

$$

KYZ052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>085-104-106-108-111-114-270445-
ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-
MCCREARY-WHITLEY-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-WOLFE-LEE-OWSLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...
CAMPTON...BEATTYVILLE...BOONEVILLE
643 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-41 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......26 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....17.
VENT RATE...........POOR (17400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35 VALLEYS AND AROUND 37 RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER VALLEYS AND 5 DEGREES WARMER
                    RIDGES.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 57-67 PERCENT
                    RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.

$$

KYZ086>088-107-109-110-112-113-115>120-270445-
KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-PERRY-CLAY-
LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...
HARLAN...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...INEZ...
PIKEVILLE
643 AM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT. 8-18 PERCENT ABOVE 2000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......31 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....15.
VENT RATE...........POOR (14700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27 VALLEYS AND AROUND 35 RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER VALLEYS AND 6 DEGREES WARMER
                    RIDGES.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT VALLEYS AND 49-59 PERCENT
                    RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER VALLEYS AND 42 PERCENT DRIER
                    RIDGES.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT. 9-19 PERCENT ABOVE 2000 FEET.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....13.
VENT RATE...........POOR (12800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JP





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