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
403 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will build across the region today
and remain in control of the weather through Saturday.
Temperatures will begin to moderate today, with a much warmer
stretch of weather over the upcoming weekend. Dry weather will
persist through Saturday before some small rain chances return on
Sunday. Rain chances will increase on Monday as a strong cold
front pushes across eastern Kentucky.

KYZ068-079-083-084-182130-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
403 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........41-51 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....18.
Vent Rate...........Poor (18400 knot-ft).
ADI.................16 increasing to 26 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min Temperature.....Around 14.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........88-98 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................5.
LVORI...............6.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 43.
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........32-42 percent.
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......1900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....20.
Vent Rate...........Poor (20200 knot-ft).
ADI.................14 increasing to 29 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


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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, and Inez
403 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 32.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........42-52 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....29.
Vent Rate...........Poor (28900 knot-ft).
ADI.................25 increasing to 39 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min Temperature.....Around 8 above valleys and around 16 ridges.
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........89-99 percent.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................7.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 43.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........36-46 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......1900 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....21.
Vent Rate...........Poor (21100 knot-ft).
ADI.................17 increasing to 30 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


$$

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,
and South Williamson
403 AM EST Thu Jan 18 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 33.
   24 hr trend......17 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........39-49 percent.
   24 hr trend......18 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....19.
Vent Rate...........Poor (19300 knot-ft).
ADI.................25.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min Temperature.....Around 8 above valleys and around 15 ridges.
   24 hr trend......13 degrees warmer.
Max Humidity........100 percent valleys and 82-92 percent ridges.
   24 hr trend......Unchanged.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
ADI.................5.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max Temperature.....Around 44.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........30-38 percent.
   24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....20.
Vent Rate...........Poor (20300 knot-ft).
ADI.................17 increasing to 29 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......0 percent.
QPF (inches)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Milder. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of
showers. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers in the morning.
Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds
around 5 mph in the evening.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the morning, then
showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the evening,
then chance of showers. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Cooler. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Winds west
around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Light winds.

$$
JP



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