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
414 AM EDT SAT SEP 27 2014

...WARM AND RAIN FREE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY...

.DISCUSSION...AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO DOMINATE THE
WEATHER THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEKEND...KEEPING RAIN FREE AND MILD
CONDITIONS IN PLACE. A SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM PASSING TO
OUR SOUTH WILL BRING INCREASING RAIN CHANCES LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY. BEST CHANCES FOR MORE SUBSTANTIAL RAIN WILL BE ACROSS
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-280115-
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...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
414 AM EDT SAT SEP 27 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....25.
VENT RATE...........POOR (25000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-62 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....13.
VENT RATE...........POOR (13300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 60.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE
AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
KAS






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