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
700 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...A PASSING COLD FRONT WILL BRING MAINLY RAIN TO
THE AREA TODAY. AS COLDER AIR MOVES IN TONIGHT...THE RAIN WILL
CHANGE TO SNOW...WITH SNOW SHOWERS LINGERING THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...BEFORE TAPERING OFF DURING THE AFTERNOON. DRY WEATHER
WILL RETURN TO START THE WEEKEND...BUT ANOTHER MORE POTENT
SYSTEM WILL BRING MORE RAIN AND SNOW TO THE AREA FOR THE SECOND
HALF OF THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-301200-
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
700 AM EST THU JAN 29 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN IN
                    THE MORNING...OTHERWISE A CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....96.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (96100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.09 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY...THEN A
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.06 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....69.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (69100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY EARLY...THEN A CHANCE
OF SNOW LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST LATE AT NIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 10 TO 15. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN





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