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
418 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

.DISCUSSION...A passing cold front will bring isolated to
scattered snow showers to eastern Kentucky through this evening,
before tapering off late tonight. A few wind gusts up to 25 mph
will accompany the stronger snow showers as they pass. Dry
weather will return for Sunday and Monday, with another weak
system moving through the region on Tuesday. Well below normal
temperatures will continue through Sunday, before warming to
near seasonal readings on Monday. Another reinforcing shot of
colder air will arrive for the middle of next week.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-069-104-106>109-111-112-114-116-100930-
Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Jackson-
Elliott-Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Lee-Breathitt-Owsley-Clay-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, McKee, Annville, Sandy Hook,
West Liberty, Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Beattyville,
Jackson, Booneville, and Manchester
418 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the
                    evening.
Min Temperature.....Around 20.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................34.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 37.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min Humidity........34-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....44.
Vent Rate...........Fair (43600 knot-ft).
ADI.................48.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....23-28.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........87-93 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................12.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....44-49.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........41-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph increasing to around 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....28.
Vent Rate...........Poor (28200 knot-ft).
ADI.................24 increasing to 38 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

KYZ068-079-080-083>087-100930-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Laurel-Wayne-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-Bell-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns, Whitley City, Corbin,
Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, and Pineville
418 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Isolated
                    snow showers in the evening.
Min Temperature.....Around 20.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................31.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 39.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........32-40 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....40.
Vent Rate...........Fair (39500 knot-ft).
ADI.................37 increasing to 49 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....Around 27.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........88-94 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 48.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........41-47 percent.
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph increasing to around 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....21.
Vent Rate...........Poor (21300 knot-ft).
ADI.................21 increasing to 31 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

KYZ088-110-113-115-117>120-100930-
Harlan-Floyd-Knott-Perry-Leslie-Letcher-Martin-Pike-
Including the cities of Cumberland, Harlan, Prestonsburg,
Wheelwright, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Hazard, Hyden, Jenkins,
Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville,
and South Williamson
418 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Numerous snow showers in the evening,
                    then scattered flurries late. Less than an inch
                    of snow accumulation
Min Temperature.....19-24.
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................34.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......60 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....34-39.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........33-43 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....40.
Vent Rate...........Fair (39700 knot-ft).
ADI.................45.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....23-28.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........86-92 percent.
   24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................10.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....44-49.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........40-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....23.
Vent Rate...........Poor (23100 knot-ft).
ADI.................31.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows around 17. West
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds
around 5 mph in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Milder. Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in
the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of snow
showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Flurries possible in the
evening, then a chance of snow showers. Lows in the upper 20s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Flurries possible in the morning. Highs
in the lower 40s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. Southwest winds around
5 mph.

$$
GEOGERIAN


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