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
436 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...RAIN WILL AFFECT THE REGION TONIGHT IN ASSOCIATION
WITH A COLD FRONT EXITING TO THE SOUTHEAST. IT WILL LEAVE US WITH
AN UNUSUALLY COLD AIR MASS FOR EARLY SPRING. AN UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE PASSING OVER WILL BRING A FEW SHOWERS TO THE REGION
LATE FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY EVENING...WITH A FEW FLAKES OF SNOW
POSSIBLY MIXING IN BEFORE THINGS END. DRY BUT CHILLY WEATHER WILL
THEN FOLLOW FOR MOST OF THE WEEKEND.


KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-104-106>109-111-112-114-270830-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-LEE-BREATHITT-
OWSLEY-
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...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
BOONEVILLE
436 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
   24 HR TREND......25 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......80 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 - 0.32 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON
                    SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....53.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (52800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF EVENING
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 22.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-78 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....55.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (55300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ088-110-113-115>120-270830-
HARLAN-FLOYD-KNOTT-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...PRESTONSBURG...
WHEELWRIGHT...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...
HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
436 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN...ESPECIALLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.24 - 0.47 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
   24 HR TREND......28 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......14 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....52.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (51900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND SNOW SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....62.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (62400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ079-080-083>087-270830-
PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE
436 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH RAIN...ESPECIALLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......22 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.16 - 0.38 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
   24 HR TREND......21 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-48 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....71.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (71100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF EVENING
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........72-82 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......16 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....46.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (45700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH
WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AT 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS AT 5
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
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