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
700 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...A PASSING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SOME
SNOW SHOWER ACTIVITY TO THE AREA THROUGH THIS MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL THEN BUILD IN THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEKEND...WITH
DRIER WEATHER EXPECTED. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN DEVELOP
AND TRACK ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY FROM SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY
MONDAY MORNING...BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF RAIN AND SNOW TO THE AREA.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-311200-
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...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
700 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED
                    SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
   24 HR TREND......24 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-54 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 25 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....117.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (117200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....15 TO 20.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT IN VALLEYS...75-85 PERCENT ON
                    RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....20.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY...THEN
A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SNOW LIKELY AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW EARLY...THEN SNOW LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTHWEST LATE AT NIGHT.
.MONDAY...COLDER. PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NOT AS COLD. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NOT AS COLD. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN EARLY...
THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER TEENS.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...COLDER. PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN





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