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
550 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...Dry and Quiet, but Still Warm, Through Wednesday...

.DISCUSSION...A ridge of high pressure will bring warm and dry
weather to eastern Kentucky for the next couple of days. Partly
cloudy to mostly clear skies, light and variable winds, and areas
of late night and early morning valley fog will be the weather
features of note. The fog may be locally dense at times.
Temperatures will generally be in the mid to upper 80s through
Thursday. The next chance for rain will arrive on Thursday, as a
cold front begins to move across the area.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-252045-
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
550 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy dense fog early.
Max Temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........45-55 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 5 mph shifting to the north
                    early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....24.
Vent Rate...........Poor (23800 knot-ft).
ADI.................19.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....62-67.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........88-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................25 decreasing to 3 late.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....85-90.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........38-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........East 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.......5800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 0 mph shifting to the southwest in
                    the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....26.
Vent Rate...........Poor (26000 knot-ft).
ADI.................13 increasing to 33 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...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 mid 80s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds
around 5 mph in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph in the
evening becoming light.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. A chance of
thunderstorms and a slight chance of showers in the morning, then
a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds becoming east around 5 mph in
the afternoon.

$$
GREIF



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