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
630 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP OUR WEATHER SEASONABLY
HOT WITH ONLY AN ISOLATED TO AT TIMES SCATTERED THREAT FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD. HUMIDITY
LEVELS WILL ALSO REMAIN RELATIVELY HIGH OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS. DAILY HIGHS WILL CLIMB INTO THE LOW 90S THROUGH MUCH OF THE
WEEK...COOLING ONLY SLIGHTLY TO THE MID 80S BY THE END OF THE
WEEK. A VERY HUMID AIRMASS WILL KEEP OVERNIGHT LOWS AROUND 70
UNTIL THE END OF THE WEEK WHEN MORNING LOWS WILL MANAGE TO DROP
INTO THE MID 60S.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-262030-
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...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BROADHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
630 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AT LESS THAN 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (19700 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................12 INCREASING TO 24 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY DENSE VALLEY FOG
                    DEVELOPING LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................23 DECREASING TO 1 LATE.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY VALLEY FOG IN THE
                    MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 92.
   24 HR TREND......ONE DEGREE HIGHER.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-53 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....36.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (35900 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................20 INCREASING TO 40 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY VALLEY FOG DEVELOPING
TOWARDS DAWN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND
90. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS
DAWN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.

$$

RAY



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