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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
543 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE...

.DISCUSSION...UNSEASONABLY WARM AND HUMID WEATHER WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH THE UPCOMING LABOR DAY WEEKEND. ALTHOUGH MOST PLACES
SHOULD STAY RAIN FREE...THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL FUEL ISOLATED
AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR SOME LOCATIONS EACH
AFTERNOON.

KYZ044-050>052-059-060-104-106>109-112-032015-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-
JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-BREATHITT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...
PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...JACKSON
543 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....53.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (52500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH 0 TO 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....41.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (41300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ086>088-110-113-115>120-032015-
KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-FLOYD-KNOTT-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-
PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...
HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...
WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...
SOUTH WILLIAMSON
543 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....58.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (57800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....57.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (57500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ058-068-069-079-080-083>085-111-114-032015-
ESTILL-ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-
LEE-OWSLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...IRVINE...RAVENNA...BRODHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BEATTYVILLE...BOONEVILLE
543 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....50.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (49800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....43.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (43100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.LABOR DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PARTLY SUNNY WITH SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PARTLY SUNNY WITH CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
KAS



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