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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
519 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT A DAY OF DRY WEATHER TODAY BEFORE A WARM
DEVELOPS AND MOVES NORTH THROUGH THE AREA LATE TONIGHT BRINING
A BOUT OF RAIN AND AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN. THIS WILL CHANGE TO
ALL RAIN BY SUNDAY WITH CONTINUED PRECIPITATION THROUGH SUNDAY
AND SUNDAY NIGHT. THIS WILL BE THE BEGINNING OF A SERIES OF LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEMS MOVING THROUGH THE AREA AS A VERY WET PATTERN
WILL BE IN PLACE. THEREFORE...THERE WILL BE NO FORE WEATHER
CONCERNS.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-282115-
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...BRODHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...
SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...
JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...
MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...
ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
519 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED FLURRIES IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....34-40.
   24 HR TREND......14 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-59 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
VENT RATE...........POOR (9800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING
                    RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-86 PERCENT NORTH AND 87-94 PERCENT NORTH.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........71-81 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....MISSING.
VENT RATE...........POOR (12600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 - 0.16 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN LATE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MILDER...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MILDER. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LATE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MUCH COLDER. RAIN WITH SNOW LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY LATE. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MUCH COLDER. PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...COLDER. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 10 ABOVE.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$
SHALLENBERGER



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