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
344 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.DISCUSSION...A ridge of high pressure will bring precipitation
free and cold conditions to eastern Kentucky through tonight. The
weather will be slightly warmer to begin the new work week.
However, another weak weather system will bring another chance of
snow to the region on Tuesday with the return of colder
temperatures. Minimum relative humidity values will remain
elevated through Tuesday, but some lower afternoon relative
humidities may be seen on Wednesday behind the weather system on
Tuesday.

KYZ068-079-083-084-110915-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
344 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....24-29.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........92-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........42-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph increasing to around 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....32.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (31900 knot-ft).
ADI.................20 increasing to 44 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
                    slight chance of snow showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........86-92 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................17 increasing to 32 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the
                    morning, then a slight chance of snow showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 33.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........51-59 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....135.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (134900 knot-ft).
ADI.................64 increasing to 89 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.


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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-110915-
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
344 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....22-27.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........89-99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................9.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....42-47.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........45-53 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph increasing to around 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....32.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (32500 knot-ft).
ADI.................23 increasing to 44 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 31.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........84-90 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................14 increasing to 29 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of snow showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........52-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....164.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (164000 knot-ft).
ADI.................82 increasing to 96 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches.


$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-110915-
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
344 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min Temperature.....23-28.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........89-99 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........40-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....28.
Vent Rate...........Poor (27800 knot-ft).
ADI.................25 increasing to 39 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
                    slight chance of snow showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........85-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................12 increasing to 28 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of snow showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 34.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........52-62 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....147.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (147000 knot-ft).
ADI.................67 increasing to 92 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Isolated flurries late. Lows in
the mid 20s. Southwest winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Isolated showers and snow showers in
the morning, then isolated showers in the afternoon. Highs in the
lower 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow
showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers. Lows in
the mid 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow showers in the
morning. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Milder, sunny. Highs around 50. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and a
chance of light freezing rain late. Lows in the mid 30s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and light freezing
rain in the morning, then a slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

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KAS



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