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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
629 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...BEST CHANCES FOR RAIN TO THE EAST TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH PASSES BY TO
OUR NORTHWEST. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE REGION
TONIGHT...ALLOWING FOR BEAUTIFUL WEATHER TO PREVAIL FOR MEMORIAL
DAY AND BEYOND. UNSETTLED WEATHER RETURNS ON THURSDAY AS A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-292030-
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...BROADHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
629 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....22.
VENT RATE...........POOR (21900 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................27.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.15 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY
                    FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................19 DECREASING TO 2 LATE.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.05 INCHES.

.MEMORIAL DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....73.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (72500 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................30 INCREASING TO 54 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
GREIF



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