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
604 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

...A GRADUAL WARMING TREND INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...A NICE STRETCH OF DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ACROSS
EASTERN KENTUCKY THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEKEND...AS WE REMAIN
UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF HIGH PRESSURE. TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY
WARM EACH DAY. THE NEXT CHANCE OF RAIN WILL ARRIVE ON SUNDAY AS
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-180315-
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...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
604 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....10.
VENT RATE...........POOR (10100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....25.
VENT RATE...........POOR (24500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$
KAS





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