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
557 AM EDT Mon Sep 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...Above normal temperatures will continue through the
rest of the week. Outside of a few showers possible west of I-75
this afternoon, most of the area will stay rain free. Better rain
chances will be seen on Tuesday with a disturbance crossing the
region. Smaller rain chances will be seen each afternoon through
Friday, but most of the area will remain rain free.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-182015-
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, and South Williamson
557 AM EDT Mon Sep 18 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Patchy dense fog in the morning.
Max Temperature.....81-86.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........44-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming northeast up to 5 mph in
                    the late morning and early afternoon, then
                    shifting to the north early in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 0 mph shifting to the north early
                    in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....29.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (29500 knot-ft).
ADI.................2 increasing to 30 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy dense fog in the evening.
                    Areas of dense fog developing towards dawn.
Min Temperature.....58-63.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds around 5 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................24 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............8.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Areas of dense fog in the
                    morning. Scattered rain showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 81.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min Humidity........51-61 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming west up to 5 mph in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................3.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 0 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....27.
Vent Rate...........Poor (26600 knot-ft).
ADI.................12 increasing to 24 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............7.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.26 inches.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A slight
chance of showers or thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the
lower 80s. Light winds becoming west around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the
mid 80s. Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the
lower 80s. Light winds becoming east around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the
lower 80s. Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows around 60. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the
afternoon.

$$
KAS



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