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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
721 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL BRING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO MOST LOCATIONS TODAY INTO THIS EVENING. AS THE
FRONT MOVES SOUTHEAST...SOMEWHAT DRIER AIR WILL TRY TO MOVE INTO
THE REGION...AND OUR PROBABILITY OF RAIN WILL DROP OFF TO START
THE WEEK.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-104-106>114-119-032030-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-
KNOTT-OWSLEY-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BRODHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...
PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...
WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...
BOONEVILLE...INEZ
721 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................5.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (19800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......70 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.14 - 0.31 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.16 - 0.35 INCHES.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........57-67 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (19700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 - 0.20 INCHES.


$$

KYZ079-080-083>088-115>118-120-032030-
PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-PERRY-CLAY-
LESLIE-LETCHER-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...COAL RUN...
ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
721 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................5.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....31.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (31400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......80 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.31 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
                    SHOWERS LIKELY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......70 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.18 - 0.36 INCHES.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....76-81.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....18.
VENT RATE...........POOR (17800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......60 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.10 - 0.29 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH
IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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