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
358 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...A strong cold front will approach and eventually move
through eastern Kentucky late tonight through Monday night. Most
locations will see between an inch and an inch and a half of
rainfall. Scattered showers will linger through the middle of next
week, with much cooler air following the cold front, as highs
drop back into the 50s by Wednesday.

KYZ068-079-083-084-231100-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
358 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
                    chance of showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................76 decreasing to 12 late.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......60 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.06 - 0.24 inches.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 67.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........64-72 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 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.......2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....48.
Vent Rate...........Fair (48200 knot-ft).
ADI.................23 increasing to 45 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.81 - 0.94 inches.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. Rain
                    showers likely in the evening, then a chance of
                    rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 45.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........93-99 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 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.................51 decreasing to 11 late.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......70 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.12 inches.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of rain showers in the
                    morning, then a slight chance of rain showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 58.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........43-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......21 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4500 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph shifting to the west
                    around 20 mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....79.
Vent Rate...........Good (79400 knot-ft).
ADI.................47 increasing to 60 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-231100-
Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Elliott-
Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Martin-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville,
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna,
Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, and Inez
358 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
                    chance of rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 59...except lower 50s in sheltered valleys.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........98 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................34 decreasing to 10 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.04 inches.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers.
Max Temperature.....Around 69.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........66-74 percent.
   24 hr trend......34 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......1900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 10 mph increasing to south
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....37.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (37000 knot-ft).
ADI.................29 increasing to 41 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.51 - 0.98 inches.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers in the evening,
                    then a chance of rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 46.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........95 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 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.................28.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.13 - 0.38 inches.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of rain showers in the
                    morning, then a slight chance of rain showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 59.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........46-54 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....76.
Vent Rate...........Good (75500 knot-ft).
ADI.................39 increasing to 58 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.02 inches.

$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-231100-
Jackson-Laurel-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-Floyd-Lee-Breathitt-Knott-
Owsley-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Pike-
Including the cities of McKee, Annville, London, Corbin,
Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, Pineville, Cumberland,
Harlan, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman,
Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins,
Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville,
and South Williamson
358 PM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. A
                    slight chance of rain showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 58...except lower 50s in sheltered valleys.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................55 decreasing to 11 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.04 inches.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain showers.
Max Temperature.....66-71.
   24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........64-74 percent.
   24 hr trend......33 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....40.
Vent Rate...........Fair (39900 knot-ft).
ADI.................43.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......90 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.55 - 0.95 inches.

.MONDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers.
Min Temperature.....44-49.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........96 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 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.................30 decreasing to 19 late.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.10 - 0.39 inches.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A chance of rain showers in the
                    morning, then a slight chance of rain showers
                    in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....57-62.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........44-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......21 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph shifting to the west
                    around 20 mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....70.
Vent Rate...........Good (69900 knot-ft).
ADI.................30 increasing to 53 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the
evening. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs around 50. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in
the evening. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds around 5 mph in
the evening.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Areas of frost in the morning. Highs around
60. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the
evening, then a slight chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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