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
430 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...Dry and Warm Weather Continues Through the Weekend...

.DISCUSSION...A ridge of high pressure over the eastern part of
the nation will provide us with warm and dry weather through the
weekend. A storm system approaching from the southwest will bring
our next shot of rain Monday into Monday night. A thorough soaking
is expected from this followed by cooler weather.

KYZ068-079-083-084-210830-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
430 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy valley fog late.
Min Temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5-10 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................9.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy valley fog early.
Max Temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......0-5.
Min Humidity........32-37 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....0.
Vent Rate...........Poor (0 knot-ft).
ADI.................11.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................7.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........35-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......5-10 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....0.
Vent Rate...........Poor (0 knot-ft).
ADI.................10.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-210830-
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
430 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5-10 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................9.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........30-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......5-10 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....0.
Vent Rate...........Poor (0 knot-ft).
ADI.................12.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....50-55.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........33-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....0.
Vent Rate...........Poor (0 knot-ft).
ADI.................11.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-210830-
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
430 PM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................9.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....75-80.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........30-35 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....0.
Vent Rate...........Poor (0 knot-ft).
ADI.................12.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........33-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......0 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....0.
Vent Rate...........Poor (0 knot-ft).
ADI.................11.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers in the morning, then showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds
around 5 mph in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the morning,
then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs around 60. West
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in
the evening, then a slight chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Areas of frost late. Lows in
the mid 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Areas of frost in the morning. Highs in the
lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$
GREIF



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