Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
338 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...A DEEP SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO BRING AN
INFLUX OF MOISTURE TO THE REGION TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY. SHOWERS
ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN BECOME
WIDESPREAD TONIGHT AND INTO EARLY TUESDAY. A SECONDARY STORM
SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE REGION TUESDAY NIGHT AND PUSH THROUGH THE
REGION ON WEDNESDAY BRINGING MORE PRECIPITATION TO THE REGION.
COLDER AIR WILL WRAP INTO THE REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALLOWING RAIN
SHOWERS TO CHANGE OVER TO SNOW SHOWERS BEFORE ENDING. A DRY PERIOD
OF WEATHER LOOKS IN THE OFFING FOR THURSDAY AND FRIDAY BEFORE
ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM PASSES THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT AND EARLY
SATURDAY.

INZ076-083-084-089-222115-
ORANGE IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY
338 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 /238 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+9)      45 (+13)     55
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (+20)     89 (+3)      78
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE 4-8                    S 6-10
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 6-10      SE 7-11      S 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.19         0.19
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)851                       3220
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 15                     SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     22508                     59688
DISPERSION            POOR                      GOOD
DSI                   STBL         N/A          STBL
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      18 GEN POOR  38 FAIR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            4            4

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ023>034-038-045-053-222115-
WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-JEFFERSON IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-
HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-HARDIN KY-
BULLITT KY-JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-
SPENCER KY-NELSON KY-LARUE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...
HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...
ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...
LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...
TAYLORSVILLE...BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE
338 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 /238 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+10)     45 (+14)     57
RH % (24H TREND)      71 (+15)     94 (+7)      79
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE 3-7                    S 7-11 G19
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 5-9       SE 5-9       S 6-10 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.18         0.19
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1298                      2712
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 16                     SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     39950                     43120
DISPERSION            FAIR                      FAIR
DSI                   STBL         N/A          STBL
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      19 GEN POOR  35 FAIR
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  43 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            4

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-054>057-066-067-222115-
FRANKLIN KY-SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-ANDERSON KY-WOODFORD KY-
FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-WASHINGTON KY-MERCER KY-
JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-GARRARD KY-MADISON KY-
CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...CYNTHIANA...
LAWRENCEBURG...VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...CARLISLE...
SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...WINCHESTER...
LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...LIBERTY...STANFORD
338 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            70           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+11)     43 (+13)     59
RH % (24H TREND)      65 (+7)      94 (+5)      73
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE 3-7                    S 8-12 G20
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE 4-8       SE 5-9       S 7-11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.14         0.20
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1792                      1970
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 15                     SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     40052                     38340
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
DSI                   STBL         N/A          STBL
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR  22 FAIR
ADI LATE              30 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            4            4

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

KYZ061>063-070>074-222115-
BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-LOGAN KY-WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-
ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MORGANTOWN...BROWNSVILLE...
MUNFORDVILLE...RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...FRANKLIN...
SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW
238 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      55 (+6)      48 (+11)     58
RH % (24H TREND)      68 (+23)     98 (+11)     76
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE 4-8                    S 9-13 G20
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 7-11       S 7-11       S 7-11 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.18         0.19
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1892                      2619
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 18                     SW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     43830                     57474
DISPERSION            FAIR                      GOOD
DSI                   STBL         N/A          STBL
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      23 FAIR      33 FAIR
ADI LATE              34 FAIR      16 GEN POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            4

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

KYZ064-065-075>078-081-082-222115-
GREEN KY-TAYLOR KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-
CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENSBURG...CAMPBELLSVILLE...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...
ALBANY
338 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 /238 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            70           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (+8)      48 (+12)     59
RH % (24H TREND)      65 (+21)     99 (+9)      72
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SE 3-7                    S 7-11 G18
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 4-8        S 5-9        S 7-11 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.14         0.20
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2327                      2149
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 18                      SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     41310                     33943
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
DSI                   STBL         N/A          STBL
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      22 FAIR      18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            4

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS AND RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$







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