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
507 AM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE OVERHEAD WILL ALLOW FOR WARM TEMPERATURES
AND DRY WEATHER TO PREVAIL THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. SHOWER
CHANCES BEGIN INCREASING ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AS A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES THE REGION. THE BEST CHANCE FOR RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS THE COLD FRONT MOVES
INTO EAST KENTUCKY. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES CONTINUE
THROUGH MONDAY...MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.


KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-312030-
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...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BROADHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...
JENKINS...WHITESBURG...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...
PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
507 AM EDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....40.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (40500 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................37.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........92-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................32 DECREASING TO 2 LATE.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-49 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....32.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (31900 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................16 INCREASING TO 33 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
OR THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
AROUND 5 MPH LATE.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN
THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN
THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN
THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GREIF/JVM



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