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
709 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...AS THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY ALONG WITH SOME
PASSING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES KEEP DAILY CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE FORECAST. TEMPERATURES WILL AVERAGE ABOVE
NORMAL THROUGH THE PERIOD AS WELL.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-221100-
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
709 AM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PATCHY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING...OTHERWISE
                    PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....32.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (32000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 - 0.65 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND `
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.14 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....71.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (71200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 - 0.23 INCHES.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE AT NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE AT
NIGHT. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN





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