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
535 AM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

...Record Warmth for Tuesday then More Rains...

.DISCUSSION...A warm front is lifting through Kentucky this
morning taking a cluster of showers along with it. Much warmer
air will move in for this week, with highs pushing the 80 degree
mark by Tuesday. Generally dry weather can expected from this
afternoon through Tuesday, before a wetter pattern sets up once
again for the latter half of the week.

KYZ068-079-083-084-192145-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
535 AM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
                    morning.
Max Temperature.....72-77.
   24 hr trend......15-20 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......20-25 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....46.
Vent Rate...........Fair (46100 knot-ft).
ADI.................24 increasing to 46 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......30 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.10 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......15-20 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........90-100 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................26.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Very warm.
Max Temperature.....Around 80.
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........40-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......4300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South around 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....96.
Vent Rate...........Excellent (95500 knot-ft).
ADI.................65 increasing to 75 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-192145-
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, and Inez
535 AM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
                    morning.
Max Temperature.....Around 75.
   24 hr trend......20 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........55-60 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3200 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph shifting to the southwest
                    around 25 mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....71.
Vent Rate...........Good (71300 knot-ft).
ADI.................23 increasing to 63 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.10 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....60-65.
   24 hr trend......20-25 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......0-5 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................21.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 80.
   24 hr trend......5-10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........40-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3700 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....79.
Vent Rate...........Good (78800 knot-ft).
ADI.................66 increasing to 76 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-192145-
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,
and South Williamson
535 AM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the
                    morning.
Max Temperature.....70-75.
   24 hr trend......15-20 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........53-58 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 20 mph.
Dispersion Index....66.
Vent Rate...........Good (66300 knot-ft).
ADI.................19 increasing to 57 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......40 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.10 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min Temperature.....57-62.
   24 hr trend......10-15 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........85-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......5-10 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................21.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max Temperature.....77-82.
   24 hr trend......5-10 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........40-50 percent.
   24 hr trend......10-15 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 15 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Mixing Height.......3800 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 mph.
Dispersion Index....71.
Vent Rate...........Good (71300 knot-ft).
ADI.................67.
LVORI...............3.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........None.


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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning,
then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph shifting to the southeast late.
.THURSDAY...Cooler. Showers in the morning, then showers likely
in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

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GREIF



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