Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FNUS53 KJKL 231005
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
605 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

...DRY TO START THE WEEK AND WARMER...

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING DRY WEATHER
THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT AS IT SLOWLY WORKS ACROSS THE REGION.
HOWEVER...A SERIES OF DISTURBANCES ARE EXPECTED TO WORK ACROSS THE
REGION AND BRING THE THREAT FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...
ESPOUSAL DURING EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

KYZ068-079-083-084-232030-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROADHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...BURNSIDE...
SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY
605 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....50.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (49600 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................40.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................19 DECREASING TO 1 LATE.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....31.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (31400 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................27.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-232030-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-
MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
INEZ
605 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....56.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (55700 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................45.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH LATE.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................25 DECREASING TO 1 LATE.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....39.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (39300 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................26 INCREASING TO 43 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-232030-
JACKSON-LAUREL-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...LONDON...CORBIN...
WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...
CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...
JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...
MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...COAL RUN...
ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
605 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 0 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....58.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (57800 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................48.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST LATE.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................28 DECREASING TO 1 LATE.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....35.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (35400 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................24 INCREASING TO 37 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS LATE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
JP



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