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
705 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW SHOWERS WILL COME TO AN END THIS
MORNING AFTER LEAVING BEHIND A DUSTING TO A COUPLE OF TENTHS OF AN
INCH OF ACCUMULATION. ANOTHER COLD NIGHT WILL BE SEEN TONIGHT AS
TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE MIDDLE TEENS MOST PLACES. WEDNESDAY SHOULD
BE A DRY DAY BEFORE THE NEXT CLIPPER SYSTEM HEADS THIS WAY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW FROM EARLY THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-280515-
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...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
705 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN FLURRIES POSSIBLE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MID 30S.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20-30 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....31.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (31500 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE TO 0.01 INCHES. UP TO 0.2 INCHES OF SNOW.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY EARLY THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 15.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35 TO 40.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 0 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....5.
VENT RATE...........POOR (5000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$
GREIF




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