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
446 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE
THROUGH THIS WEEKEND AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE HOLDS INFLUENCE
ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE POSSIBLE DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS AS TEMPERATURES
WARM INTO THE 90S...WITH HEAT INDICES REACHING OR EXCEEDING 100
DEGREES FROM MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.


KYZ068-079-083-084-232030-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROADHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...BURNSIDE...
SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY
446 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-58 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....14.
VENT RATE...........POOR (14000 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................12.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.07 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH LATE.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................6.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.08 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 92.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........49-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 0 TO 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....17.
VENT RATE...........POOR (17200 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................18.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.05 INCHES.


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KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-232030-
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
446 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88-93.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....19.
VENT RATE...........POOR (19100 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................11.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.06 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH LATE.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................14 DECREASING TO 2 LATE.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.05 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-95.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 0 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....15.
VENT RATE...........POOR (15300 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................13.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.05 INCHES.


$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-232030-
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...PAINSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...
INEZ
446 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....22.
VENT RATE...........POOR (22500 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................14.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG
                    DEVELOPING TOWARDS DAWN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST LATE.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................18 DECREASING TO 1 LATE.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 93.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-55 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....32.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (32300 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................29.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

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GUSEMAN


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