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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
735 AM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

...DRY...WARM...AND QUIET WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL LEAD TO DRY AND UNSEASONABLY WARM
CONDITIONS THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. HIGHS EACH AFTERNOON
ARE EXPECTED IN THE 80S WITH LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S. A
TRANSITION TO COOLER...MORE SEASONABLE WEATHER IS EXPECTED BY THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AFTER A COLD FRONT PASSES THROUGH EAST
KENTUCKY. AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES WILL FALL INTO THE LOWER AND MIDDLE
30 PERCENT RANGE FOR MANY SPOTS.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-232100-
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
735 AM EDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....16.
VENT RATE...........POOR (16400 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................18.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....UPPER 50S VALLEYS AND AROUND 65 RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................15 DECREASING TO 1 LATE.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........37-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH 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......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20300 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................12 INCREASING TO 24 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TUESDAY...COOLER. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY SUNNY WITH
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$
GREIF



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