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
510 AM EST WED JAN 18 2017

...TURNING DRIER AND COOLER TODAY...RAIN CHANCES RETURN ON
THURSDAY...

.DISCUSSION...GENERALLY DRY AND COOLER CONDITIONS ARRIVE TODAY...
AFTER THE MORNING SPRINKLES OR DRIZZLE COME TO AN END. HIGHS WILL
BE IN THE UPPER 40S TO MIDDLE 50S. ANY DRY WEATHER WILL BE SHORT
LIVED...HOWEVER...AS ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE BRINGS MORE RAIN
TO THE AREA ON THURSDAY.

KYZ068-079-083-084-182130-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRODHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...BURNSIDE...
SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY
510 AM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......10-5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....28.
VENT RATE...........POOR (27800 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................29 DECREASING TO 15 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-43.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST LATE.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................1.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN PERIODS OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........60-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....8.
VENT RATE...........POOR (7600 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................9.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......80 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.10 - 0.35 INCHES.


$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-182130-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-
MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...
SALYERSVILLE...INEZ
510 AM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES AND PATCHY
                    DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......19 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........68-76 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....51.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (50900 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................45 DECREASING TO 25 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT WETTER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST LATE.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................4.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-60 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....8.
VENT RATE...........POOR (8400 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................10.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.15 INCHES.


$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-182130-
JACKSON-LAUREL-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...LONDON...CORBIN...
WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...
CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...
JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...
MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...COAL RUN...
ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
510 AM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......10-15 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....40.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (39700 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................38 DECREASING TO 23 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST LATE.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................2.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
   24 HR TREND......10-15 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT DRIER.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST 0 TO 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....8.
VENT RATE...........POOR (8400 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.15 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...COOLER. CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
GREIF


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