Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Kentucky
National Weather Service Jackson KY
615 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...Less Humid and Just a Small Chance For Storms Today...

.DISCUSSION...A few showers and thunderstorms will be possible
this afternoon and evening as a weak frontal boundary drifts
slowly southward across the area. Temperatures are expected to
top out between 85 and 90 degrees today. Conditions will be dry
and slightly cooler on Tuesday as drier air spills into the area
behind the departed front. Highs on Tuesday should range from the
lower 80s in the north to the upper 80s along the Tennessee
border.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-242030-
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
615 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....85-90.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........43-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....75.
Vent Rate...........Good (74800 knot-ft).
ADI.................20 increasing to 61 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.05 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers and
                    thunderstorms in the evening. Patchy fog
                    developing towards dawn.
Min Temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    north late.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................56 decreasing to 3 late.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.05 inches.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy fog early.
Max Temperature.....82-87.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....22.
Vent Rate...........Poor (22000 knot-ft).
ADI.................14 increasing to 25 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph in the evening becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms late. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning, then a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms
in the afternoon. Highs around 80. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$
GREIF



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