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
535 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.DISCUSSION...AN AREA OF SNOW SHOWERS WILL MOVE ACROSS EASTERN
KENTUCKY EARLY THIS MORNING. SOME LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE
POSSIBLE MAINLY ON GRASSY AND ELEVATED SURFACES. SOME AREAS ALONG
AND SOUTH OF THE HAL ROGERS PARKWAY COULD SEE UP TO AN INCH OF
SNOW ACCUMULATION. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM THROUGHOUT THE DAY
ALLOWING THE SNOW TO ONCE AGAIN MIX WITH RAIN. THE RAIN AND SNOW
SHOULD BE EXITING EASTERN KENTUCKY LATE THIS AFTERNOON. THE RAIN
AND SNOW WILL KEEP ANY SURFACE FUELS MORE THAN MOIST ENOUGH TO
KEEP WILD FIRE DANGER NEAR ZERO TODAY.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-069-104-106>112-114-119-120-280345-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-JACKSON-ELLIOTT-
MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-OWSLEY-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...MCKEE...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...BOONEVILLE...INEZ...PIKEVILLE
535 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A RAIN SHOWER
                    AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....77.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (77000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 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.......3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ068-079-080-083>088-113-115>118-280345-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
KNOTT-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...
MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...HARLAN...HINDMAN...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...
HYDEN...WHITESBURG
535 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
                    RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....67.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (67100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 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.......2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....15.
VENT RATE...........POOR (15200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MILDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE LATE. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN LATE. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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