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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1124 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...

VERY DRY AIR IS IN PLACE OVER THE AREA AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
TOMORROW. THE WINDS WERE A LITTLE STRONGER THAN FORECAST THIS
MORNING...SO UPDATED THE FORECAST TO REFLECT THE CHANGES.


KYZ080-086-104-106>117-119-162000-
LAUREL-KNOX-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-
BREATHITT-KNOTT-OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LONDON...BARBOURVILLE...SANDY HOOK...
WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...
BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...
HYDEN...INEZ
1124 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....42.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (42000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. PATCHY FROST EARLY. WIDESPREAD FROST
                    LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....26-36.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AREAS OF FROST IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....48.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (47500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ079-083>085-087-088-118-120-162000-
PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-BELL-HARLAN-LETCHER-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...WHITLEY CITY...
CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...HARLAN...
WHITESBURG...PIKEVILLE
1124 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........13-19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......35 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....43.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (42700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. WIDESPREAD FROST LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....28-36.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........48-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......11 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
   24 HR TREND......9 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-24 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....50.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (49800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-162000-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE
1124 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.REST OF TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
   24 HR TREND......16 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......28 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....45.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (44700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. PATCHY FROST LATE AT NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-36.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-26 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....51.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (51200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FROST LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE AT
NIGHT. LOWS AROUND 50. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JJ






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