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
421 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...SPOTTY HEAVY RAIN FELL IN SPOTS ACROSS SOUTHERN INDIANA EAST OF
INTERSTATE 65...AND ACROSS THE NORTHERN BLUEGRASS. EXPECT A HOT HUMID DAY
TODAY WITH DEWPOINTS NEAR 70 AND HIGHS NOT FAR FROM 90. SCATTERED LATE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTHERN INDIANA AND THE BLUEGRASS MAY BECOME
NUMEROUS OVERNIGHT AS A SECOND WAVE MOVES ACROSS SOUTHERN INDIANA EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING. LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL MAY DEVELOP ALONG AND NORTH
OF INTERSTATE 64.

A HOT SPELL IS ON TAP THURSDAY THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY OF NEXT WEEK.
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS OUR NORTH ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.
HOWEVER SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY LOOK DRY AS RIDGING BUILDS NORTHWARDS INTO
KENTUCKY BY EARLY NEXT WEEK.

INZ076-083-084-089-202130-
ORANGE IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY
421 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 /321 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           50           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (+2)      71 (+3)      90
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (-2)      99 (-1)      55
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   SW 3-7
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 4-8        LGT/VAR      W 3-7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.31         0.15
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6037                      5718
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     76021                     69012
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          STBL
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      36 FAIR      34 FAIR
ADI LATE              44 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           7            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ023>034-038-045-053-202130-
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
421 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 /321 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           50           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+4)      70 (+2)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      55 (+1)      100 (0)      53
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 4-8        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.29         0.18
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6589                      5638
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      SW 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     97392                     82797
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          STBL
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      13 GEN POOR  39 FAIR
ADI LATE              58 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            6            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-054>057-066-067-202130-
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
421 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           50           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      87 (+2)      69 (+1)      88
RH % (24H TREND)      57 (-1)      100 (+1)     54
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 3-7                    LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 4-8        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.30         0.24
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)7513                      5789
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 15                      SW  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     127330                    80470
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          STBL
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
ADI EARLY             62 GOOD      12 POOR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              75 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            7            7
MAX LVORI LATE        3            8            3

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

KYZ061>063-070>074-202130-
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
321 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      92 (+4)      71 (+1)      94
RH % (24H TREND)      49 (-3)      97 (-2)      43
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 3-7        LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.23         0.09
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)7208                      6212
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 12                      SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     93280                     94444
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          STBL
LAL                   3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
ADI EARLY             49 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  63 GOOD
ADI LATE              57 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  64 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            6            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            1

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

KYZ064-065-075>078-081-082-202130-
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
421 AM EDT WED AUG 20 2014 /321 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+3)      70 (+1)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      55 (-2)      99 (0)       49
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 3-7                    LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 4-8        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.26         0.15
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)7221                      6218
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      W 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     93108                     85956
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          STBL
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
ADI EARLY             67 GOOD      11 POOR      59 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              74 GOOD      4 VERY POOR  64 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            6            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            1

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$







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