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
625 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Wet Weather Continues...

.DISCUSSION...A frontal boundary to our south will keep a chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the forecast for today. Another
chance for showers and thunderstorms will arrive later in the
work week as a cold front moves into the region on Thursday.
Normal to above normal temperatures can be expected, as well,
with highs in the 80s for the next few days.

KYZ068-069-079-080-083>088-107-109-110-112>120-152030-
Rockcastle-Jackson-Pulaski-Laurel-Wayne-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-
Bell-Harlan-Johnson-Magoffin-Floyd-Breathitt-Knott-Owsley-Perry-
Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Martin-Pike-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee, Annville,
Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns, Whitley City,
Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville,
Cumberland, Harlan, Paintsville, Salyersville, Prestonsburg,
Wheelwright, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
625 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and
                    thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....80-85.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........60-70 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....45.
Vent Rate...........Fair (44500 knot-ft).
ADI.................18 increasing to 34 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.45 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and
                    thunderstorms. Patchy fog.
Min Temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    south late.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................36 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............8.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.05 inches.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog early.
                    Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 85.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........50-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......5-10 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 0 to 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....29.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (29200 knot-ft).
ADI.................22.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.10 inches.


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Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Elliott-
Morgan-Wolfe-Lee-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Campton, and Beattyville
625 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 80-85.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........57-62 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6100 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....48.
Vent Rate...........Fair (47600 knot-ft).
ADI.................15 increasing to 35 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.30 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog.
Min Temperature.....Around 70.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest late.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................44 decreasing to 2 late.
LVORI...............8.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog early.
                    Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Max Temperature.....Around 85.
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........50-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Calm shifting to the southwest in
                    the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....36.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (36100 knot-ft).
ADI.................27.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.05 inches.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 80s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds
around 5 mph in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds
becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Light winds
becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Light winds
becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

$$
GREIF



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