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
525 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

...UNSETTLED AND COOL TO END THE WEEK...

.DISCUSSION...COOLER AIR WILL ARRIVE TODAY AND CONTINUE INTO
FRIDAY. PERIODIC SHOWER CHANCES WILL CONTINUE TODAY INTO FRIDAY AS
WELL. THE BEST CHANCES FOR RAIN THIS MORNING WILL BE ACROSS THE
CUMBERLAND VALLEY WITH THE BEST CHANCES THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS FAR
EASTERN AND SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE DRY
CONDITIONS BY SATURDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL ESCORT MORE
UNSETTLED WEATHER TO THE AREA LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY.

KYZ068-079-083-084-052015-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROADHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...BURNSIDE...
SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY
525 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-70 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....83.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (82600 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................50.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......100 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......3 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................50 DECREASING TO 6 LATE.
LVORI...............7.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........39-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....131.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (130800 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................97.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-052015-
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
525 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........62-68 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AROUND 15 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....93.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (93500 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................29 INCREASING TO 60 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................56 DECREASING TO 9 LATE.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......50 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.05 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-52 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......20 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....115.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (114600 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................68.
LVORI...............4.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.


$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-052015-
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
525 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....48-53.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........61-71 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......22 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....76.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (75600 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................31 INCREASING TO 51 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......90 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 - 0.13 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
ADI.................54 DECREASING TO 9 LATE.
LVORI...............6.
PROB OF PRECIP......70 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.00 - 0.18 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
   24 HR TREND......13 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-56 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......23 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....115.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (115200 KNOT-FT).
ADI.................67.
LVORI...............5.
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.04 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN
THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN
THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$
KAS



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