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
410 PM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...Dry and warm weather will persist into
Saturday, before a cold front gradually moves in across
the area for the second half of the weekend, bringing
wetting rains to eastern Kentucky. Above normal temperatures
will continue into next week, with shower chances sticking
around, as the cold front remains stalled in the vicinity
of the area.

KYZ068-079-083-084-251100-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
410 PM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 54.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent in valleys, 70-80 percent
                    on ridges.
   24 hr trend......21 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................69 decreasing to 13 late.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 76.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........39-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph, increasing to 10
                    to 15 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....100.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (99900 knot-ft).
ADI.................57 increasing to 67 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the
                    evening. A slight chance of thunderstorms. Rain
                    showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 55.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........95 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................61 decreasing to 24 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.19 - 0.39 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers in the morning. A
                    chance of thunderstorms. A chance of rain
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........53-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....69.
Vent Rate...........Good (69400 knot-ft).
ADI.................48.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.19 - 0.44 inches.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-251100-
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,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, and Inez
410 PM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent in valleys, 70-80 percent
                    on ridges.
   24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................59 decreasing to 11 late.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max Temperature.....Around 77.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........36-44 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to 10 to 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....74.
Vent Rate...........Good (73800 knot-ft).
ADI.................49.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. A
                    slight chance of thunderstorms late.
Min Temperature.....Around 55.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........88-94 percent.
   24 hr trend......16 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................45 decreasing to 11 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......70 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 - 0.19 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers in the morning. A chance
                    of thunderstorms. Rain showers likely in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........54-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....60.
Vent Rate...........Good (60400 knot-ft).
ADI.................49.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.25 - 0.43 inches.

$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-251100-
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,
and South Williamson
410 PM EDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....49-54.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent in valleys, 70-80 percent
                    on ridges.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................62 decreasing to 11 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max Temperature.....74-79.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........35-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 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.......5400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to 10 to 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....70.
Vent Rate...........Good (69600 knot-ft).
ADI.................48.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
                    in the evening. A slight chance of
                    thunderstorms. A chance of rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 54.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........90-96 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................46 decreasing to 15 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......70 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 - 0.28 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers in the morning. A chance
                    of thunderstorms. Rain showers likely in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........51-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....67.
Vent Rate...........Good (67200 knot-ft).
ADI.................52.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.19 - 0.48 inches.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms late. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers.
Lows around 50. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers. Highs
in the upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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