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
522 AM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...ONE MORE WARM DAY WITH RAIN ARRIVING LATE IN THE DAY...

.DISCUSSION...AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL BRING BREEZY SOUTHWEST
WINDS TO THE AREA TODAY...SUPPORTING UNSEASONABLY MILD TEMPERATURES.
HOWEVER...CHANGES ARE ON THE WAY AS THE FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH LATER
TODAY WITH A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER AIR
WILL FOLLOW FOR THE REST OF THE WORK WEEK AS TEMPERATURES RETURN TO
BELOW NORMAL LEVELS.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083-084-104-106-108-111-
290230-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-WOLFE-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...CAMPTON...BEATTYVILLE
522 AM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....102.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (102300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 - 0.67 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 - 0.56 INCHES.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....94.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (93800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ085>088-107-109-110-112>120-290230-
WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...
MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...HARLAN...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...JACKSON...HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...
MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...INEZ...PIKEVILLE
522 AM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....90.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (89500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.15 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY.
                    OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.38 - 0.61 INCHES.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....88.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (88400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS
AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$
KAS





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