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
432 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

.DISCUSSION...Wet conditions will persist into next week. Another
weather system will take aim at the region on Saturday, bringing
widespread rainfall to the area. The heavier rainfall amounts will
be found along and south of the Highway 80 and Hal Rogers Parkway
corridors. Sunday will dry out briefly, before additional
rains move in Sunday night into Monday. After a cooldown into
Saturday, temperatures will average well above normal into next
week.

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171200-
Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Rockcastle-
Jackson-Pulaski-Wayne-Elliott-Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Lee-
Breathitt-Owsley-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, Monticello, Sandy Hook,
West Liberty, Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Beattyville,
Jackson, and Booneville
432 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy.
Min Temperature.....31-36.
   24 hr trend......24 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........88-94 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................20 decreasing to 8 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
Max Temperature.....Around 40.
   24 hr trend......18 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........75-83 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast early in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......1600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 10 mph shifting to the west in the
                    late morning and early afternoon, then shifting
                    to the south early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....14.
Vent Rate...........Poor (13800 knot-ft).
ADI.................16.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......100 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.22 - 0.68 inches.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening.
Min Temperature.....Around 36.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........96 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................7.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.08 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
Max Temperature.....54-59.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........45-53 percent.
   24 hr trend......31 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 5 mph shifting to the south in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....19.
Vent Rate...........Poor (18600 knot-ft).
ADI.................22.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

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Laurel-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-Floyd-Knott-Perry-Clay-
Leslie-Letcher-Martin-Pike-
Including the cities of London, Stearns, Whitley City, Corbin,
Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville, Cumberland,
Harlan, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
432 PM EST Fri Feb 16 2018

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 35.
   24 hr trend......23 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........91-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................22 decreasing to 9 late.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.02 inches.

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain.
Max Temperature.....Around 41.
   24 hr trend......24 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........78-86 percent.
   24 hr trend......17 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast early in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......1600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 5 mph shifting to the northwest in
                    the late morning and early afternoon, then
                    shifting to the southeast early in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....10.
Vent Rate...........Poor (9500 knot-ft).
ADI.................12.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......100 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.56 - 0.99 inches.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening.
Min Temperature.....Around 37.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........98 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................6.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.08 - 0.20 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
Max Temperature.....55-60.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........43-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......36 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    south in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 5 mph shifting to the south in
                    the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....15.
Vent Rate...........Poor (14900 knot-ft).
ADI.................19.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the
evening, then a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the
morning, then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs
in the upper 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Warmer. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
South winds around 10 mph in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cooler. Cloudy with showers likely and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cooler, cloudy. Showers likely in the morning, then a
chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. East winds around 5 mph shifting to the southeast
late.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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