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
553 AM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will continue to be on tap over the
next couple of days, with mostly clear skies and light/variable
winds. A building ridge aloft will also aid in warming
temperatures over the next few days, with upper 80s to around 90
expected today, and low 90s expected by Friday. Min RH values
will generally be in the 40 percent range today, with similar
values expected the next couple of days as well.

KYZ068-079-083-084-192015-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
553 AM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of valley fog in the morning.
Max Temperature.....Around 89.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........43-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
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 west in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....33.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (33500 knot-ft).
ADI.................25.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Areas of valley fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....Around 68.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds around 5 mph early in the
                    evening becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................25 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............8.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Areas of valley fog in the morning.
Max Temperature.....Around 90.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........47-53 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 0 mph shifting to the northwest in
                    the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....43.
Vent Rate...........Fair (42700 knot-ft).
ADI.................36.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-192015-
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
553 AM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 90.
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
Min Humidity........43-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 0 mph shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....29.
Vent Rate...........Poor (28700 knot-ft).
ADI.................23.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Areas of valley fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....66-71.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Max Humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................26 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............8.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 90.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........46-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....51.
Vent Rate...........Good (51300 knot-ft).
ADI.................38 increasing to 57 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-192015-
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
553 AM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 88.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........41-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................2.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......6600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 0 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....29.
Vent Rate...........Poor (28700 knot-ft).
ADI.................31.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Areas of valley fog developing towards
                    dawn.
Min Temperature.....65-70.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph until early morning
                    becoming light.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................25 decreasing to 1 late.
LVORI...............8.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.THURSDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....86-91.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........44-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 0 mph shifting to the west in the
                    afternoon.
Dispersion Index....38.
Vent Rate...........Marginal (37600 knot-ft).
ADI.................32 increasing to 44 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows around 70. West winds around 5 mph in the evening
becoming light.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A slight
chance of showers or thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the
lower 90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A slight
chance of showers or thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Patchy fog developing towards dawn. Lows in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Patchy fog in the morning. Partly sunny with a chance
of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms late. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the morning. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in
the mid 80s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

$$
JMW



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