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
527 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.DISCUSSION...A ridge of high pressure will bring dry and
continued cold conditions to eastern Kentucky today and
tonight. The weather will be slightly warmer to begin the
new work week. Winds are expected to be generally from the
west at 5 to 10 mph today, with minimum humidity values only
falling to between 32 and 42 percent this afternoon. The
expected conditions should keep fire danger to a minimum
for the next few days.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-102130-
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
527 AM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....35-40.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........32-42 percent.
   24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....41.
Vent Rate...........Fair (41000 knot-ft).
ADI.................47.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....24-29.
   24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......4 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.................10.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....45-50.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........41-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....23.
Vent Rate...........Poor (22600 knot-ft).
ADI.................20 increasing to 31 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow
showers. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the
morning, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow
showers in the evening. Lows around 17. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Not as cold. Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow
showers in the morning, then a slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow
showers in the evening, then a chance of snow showers. Lows in
the upper 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow showers in the
morning, then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs
in the upper 30s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Milder, sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.

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