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
715 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE UPCOMING
WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. IN ADDITION...A GRADUAL WARMING
TREND IS EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY. HIGHS TODAY WILL REACH THE MID 60S.
HIGHS ON SATURDAY WILL CLIMB TO AROUND 70. BY SUNDAY...LOOK FOR HIGHS
INTO THE LOW TO MID 70S...AND BY MONDAY AND TUESDAY HIGHS WILL SOAR
INTO THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 70S WITH SOME 80 DEGREE READINGS NOT OUT OF
THE QUESTION. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR ANY RAIN WILL NOT ARRIVE UNTIL
TUESDAY NIGHT.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-250415-
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...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
715 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....7.
VENT RATE...........POOR (7300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40 TO 45.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65 TO 70.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....35.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (35400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...COOLER. PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
GREIF





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