Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Kentucky
National Weather Service Jackson KY
446 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...An area of low pressure will slowly push east
through the day and another upper level disturbance will bring
chances of rain showers back into the region. We see a break by
Friday with much warmer and drier air returning to eastern
Kentucky. Another low pressure system and cold front will progress
toward the region by the weekend and bringing more rain and
thunderstorm chances to the region.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-252030-
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, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee,
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns,
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro,
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty,
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright,
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard,
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run,
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
446 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the morning,
                    then numerous rain showers in the afternoon.
Max Temperature.....59-64.
   24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........78-88 percent.
   24 hr trend......22 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 20 to 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....70.
Vent Rate...........Good (69800 knot-ft).
ADI.................47 increasing to 63 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......80 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.10 - 0.46 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
                    evening, then isolated rain showers.
Min Temperature.....51-56.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Max Humidity........98 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................58 decreasing to 14 late.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......60 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.21 inches.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....76-81.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........42-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......40 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......5000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....62.
Vent Rate...........Good (61800 knot-ft).
ADI.................60.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......10 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 inches.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph in
the evening.
.MEMORIAL DAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then a slight chance of showers in
the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
morning, then a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers or
thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds
around 5 mph.

$$

DJ



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