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
736 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy will cross the
area this afternoon and evening, ahead of a cold front. This will
bring showers and thunderstorms, with a potential for heavy
rainfall and locally damaging winds. Once the precip departs
tonight and early Saturday, dry and cooler weather is forecast
through the middle of next week.


KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-232015-
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
736 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A slight chance of showers. A slight
                    chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....80-85.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........61-71 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
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.......3100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....57.
Vent Rate...........Good (57200 knot-ft).
ADI.................49.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.09 - 0.75 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms
                    in the evening, then a chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms late.
Min Temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........97 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................39 decreasing to 6 late.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.63 - 1.82 inches.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
                    morning.
Max Temperature.....Around 80.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........42-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 5 mph increasing to west
                    around 15 mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....67.
Vent Rate...........Good (66900 knot-ft).
ADI.................12 increasing to 62 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 - 0.13 inches.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds
around 5 mph in the evening becoming light.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around
5 mph in the morning.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds
around 5 mph in the evening becoming light.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds
becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds around 5 mph in the
evening becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds becoming
south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 5 mph.

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