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
800 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...DRY AND COOLER THAN NORMAL WEATHER WILL BE ON TAP
FOR TODAY...AS A RIDGE OF CHILLY HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS IN PLACE
ACROSS THE REGION. TODAYS WEATHER WILL ALSO FEATURE MOSTLY CLEAR
SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS. THE WEEKEND WILL SEE WARMER THAN NORMAL
TEMPERATURES...AND CONTINUED DRY CONDITIONS...AS WINDS SHIFT
AROUND TO THE SOUTHWEST IN ASSOCIATION WITH A PASSING UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE. HIGHS ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ARE EXPECTED TO TOP OUT
AROUND 50 ACROSS THE AREA.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-052145-
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...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
800 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT DRIER.
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.......4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....39.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (39400 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................38.
LVORI...............3.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....25-30.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................4.
LVORI...............3.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-30 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....76.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (75800 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................52 INCREASING TO 64 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............3.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...COLDER...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 19. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 30. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. LOWS 15 TO 20. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
GREIF



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