Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
448 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT THE SCATTERED FLURRIES TO COME TO AN END
BY MIDDAY AS ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. TEMPS
WILL THEN WARM INTO THE 20S TODAY AND INTO THE 30S FOR SATURDAY.
BY SUNDAY AND INTO THE NEW WEEK...THE COMBINATION OF HIGHER TEMPS
MELTING THE SNOWPACK AND INCREASED RAINFALL WILL MAKE FOR A VERY
WET PERIOD OF TIME AHEAD INTO NEXT WEEK. NO FIRE WEATHER ISSUES
ARE ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>085-104-106-108-111-
272130-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-
WOLFE-LEE-
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...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...CAMPTON...BEATTYVILLE
448 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (37300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....9-15.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT ON THE RIDGES AND 91-100 PERCENT
                    IN THE VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-39.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (24800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ086>088-107-109-110-112>120-272130-
KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-OWSLEY-
PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...
BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
448 AM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........53-63 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (27200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....10 TO 15.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT ON THE RIDGES AND 91-100 PERCENT
                    IN THE VALLEYS.
   24 HR TREND......5 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.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (16000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MILDER. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MILDER...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MUCH COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MUCH COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$
SHALLENBERGER



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