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
356 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LOW JUST OFF THE VIRGINIA COAST IS BRINGING WRAP AROUND
MOISTURE TO THE AREA. THIS HAS BEEN KEEPING THINGS CLOUDY AND FAIRLY
DAMP FOR THE LAST COUPLE OF DAYS. THE UPPER LOW IS FORECAST TO MOVE
SLOWLY UP THE EAST COAST AND IS FORECAST TO BE OFF THE NORTHEASTERN
SEABOARD BY FRIDAY MORNING. A WEAK SHORT WAVE IS FORECAST TO MOVE
INTO THE AREA ON THURSDAY NIGHT BUT SHOULD DO LITTLE MORE THAN BRING
SOME INCREASE IN HIGH AND MID CLOUDS. FINALLY SEEING SOME DRYING
WITH MIN RHS NEAR 40 AND BELOW ON FRIDAY AND NEAR 40 ON SUNDAY AND
MONDAY. THIS MAY ALLOW FOR A SMALL PRESCRIBED BURNING WINDOW.


KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-231300-
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
356 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT WETTER.
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......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....17.
VENT RATE...........POOR (16700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....16.
VENT RATE...........POOR (15800 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FOG LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE AT NIGHT.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
JJ






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