Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Kentucky
National Weather Service Jackson KY
615 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...Wet and Rather Mild Weather Continues...

.DISCUSSION...A cloudy and slightly cooler day is on tap today
with a few showers possible. Highs this afternoon will reside in
the mid 60s. Dry weather will be seen from tonight through
most of Thursday as high pressure works east across the area.
another very mild day is in store for Thursday as highs climb into
the mid 70s ahead of our next storm system. this system will
bring widespread showers and perhaps a few storms Thursday night
through Friday. Dry weather will return for the upcoming weekend.

KYZ068-079-083-084-282030-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
615 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning.
                    Scattered rain showers in the morning, then
                    isolated rain showers in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........60-65 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....30.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (29700 knot-ft).
ADI.................23.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.10 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....48-53.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........95-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................22 decreasing to 5 late.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max Temperature.....67-72.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........45-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....20.
Vent Rate...........Poor (19600 knot-ft).
ADI.................19.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-282030-
Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Elliott-
Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Martin-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, and Inez
615 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......5-10 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........60-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......5-10 percent wetter.
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.......4400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....42.
Vent Rate...........Fair (42100 knot-ft).
ADI.................30.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.15 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......5-10 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................31 decreasing to 7 late.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........43-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......20-25 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....15.
Vent Rate...........Poor (14900 knot-ft).
ADI.................17.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


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KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-282030-
Jackson-Laurel-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-Floyd-Lee-Breathitt-Knott-
Owsley-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Pike-
Including the cities of McKee, Annville, London, Corbin,
Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville, Cumberland,
Harlan, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman,
Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins,
Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville,
and South Williamson
615 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 65.
   24 hr trend......5-10 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....54.
Vent Rate...........Good (54200 knot-ft).
ADI.................36.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.20 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the
                    evening. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Min Temperature.....47-52.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................32 decreasing to 6 late.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Max Temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........42-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast around 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....16.
Vent Rate...........Poor (16000 knot-ft).
ADI.................16.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely. Lows in
the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs around 70.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.

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GREIF



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