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
448 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.DISCUSSION...Rain showers will bring moderate to at times heavy
rainfall to eastern Kentucky today. The bulk of the rain should
occur from late this morning through late this afternoon. A second
round of rain is expected Sunday night and Monday. The abundant
moisture will keep wildfire danger at or near zero today through
tomorrow.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-083-104-106>109-111-112-114-
172130-
Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Rockcastle-
Jackson-Pulaski-Wayne-Elliott-Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Lee-
Breathitt-Owsley-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, Monticello, Sandy Hook,
West Liberty, Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Beattyville,
Jackson, and Booneville
448 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain and a slight chance of
                    snow in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....40-45.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........72-82 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast early in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......1600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....13.
Vent Rate...........Poor (12600 knot-ft).
ADI.................14.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......100 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.30 - 1.01 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening.
Min Temperature.....Around 35.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........93-99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.10 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....53-58.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........39-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......34 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in
                    the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....20.
Vent Rate...........Poor (20100 knot-ft).
ADI.................24.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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KYZ080-084>088-110-113-115>120-172130-
Laurel-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-Floyd-Knott-Perry-Clay-
Leslie-Letcher-Martin-Pike-
Including the cities of London, Stearns, Whitley City, Corbin,
Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville, Cumberland,
Harlan, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
448 AM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then
                    rain in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 43.
   24 hr trend......22 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........76-84 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    east early in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......1600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East around 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....10.
Vent Rate...........Poor (10100 knot-ft).
ADI.................13.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......100 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.61 - 1.04 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening.
Min Temperature.....Around 36.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 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.
ADI.................7.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.12 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny then becoming sunny.
Max Temperature.....54-59.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........37-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......39 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southeast in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....North around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in
                    the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....17.
Vent Rate...........Poor (16800 knot-ft).
ADI.................23.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the
evening, then a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...Cloudy. A chance of showers in the
morning, then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs
around 70. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Warmer. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 50s. South winds around 10 mph in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Cooler. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cooler. Cloudy with showers likely and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Showers likely in the morning, then a chance
of showers in the afternoon. Highs around 60. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. East winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

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