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
542 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will keep mostly clear and warm
conditions in place through the weekend and much of next week.
Cooler and more seasonable temperatures will arrive by the end of
the upcoming work week.

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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
542 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy dense fog in the morning.
Max Temperature.....84-89.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........35-45 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northeast 0 to 5 mph increasing to around 10
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....40.
Vent Rate...........Fair (40000 knot-ft).
ADI.................6 increasing to 41 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min Temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........87-97 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................37 decreasing to 2 late.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....84-89.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Min Humidity........38-48 percent.
   24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph.
Dispersion Index....25.
Vent Rate...........Poor (25400 knot-ft).
ADI.................19 increasing to 31 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Areas of fog in the morning. Highs in the mid
80s. Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards dawn.
Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid
80s. Light winds becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy fog developing towards
dawn. Lows in the lower 60s. Light winds in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds becoming northwest around 5 mph in the
afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. North
winds around 5 mph in the evening becoming light.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Northwest winds around
5 mph.

$$
KAS



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