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
713 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.DISCUSSION...Behind a cold front, colder air will invade the region
today. A series of upper level disturbances moving through the region
will lead to accumulating snow through this evening. Chances for
snow showers or flurries will linger into Wednesday before the
disturbances depart. Moderating temperatures and generally dry weather
is expected from Thursday into the weekend.

KYZ068-079-083-084-162200-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside,
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
713 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow.
Max Temperature.....18-23.
   24 hr trend......24 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........70-80 percent.
   24 hr trend......39 percent wetter.
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.......2400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....22.
Vent Rate...........Poor (22400 knot-ft).
ADI.................21.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......100 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.12 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 3 above.
   24 hr trend......12 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........85-91 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 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.................10.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow in the
                    morning, then scattered flurries in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 21.
   24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
Min Humidity........62-71 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 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.......4300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph increasing to around 15
                    mph early in the afternoon.
Dispersion Index....53.
Vent Rate...........Good (53000 knot-ft).
ADI.................21 increasing to 41 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.


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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-162200-
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
713 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow.
Max Temperature.....19-24.
   24 hr trend......22 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........71-81 percent.
   24 hr trend......29 percent wetter.
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.......2600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....23.
Vent Rate...........Poor (22900 knot-ft).
ADI.................20.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......100 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.10 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers.
Min Temperature.....Around 5 above.
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........86-92 percent.
   24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
ADI.................8.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow in the
                    morning, then scattered flurries in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....Around 21.
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
Min Humidity........59-69 percent.
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier.
Wind (20 ft)........West 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 Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....54.
Vent Rate...........Good (53800 knot-ft).
ADI.................22 increasing to 39 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.


$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-162200-
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
713 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Snow.
Max Temperature.....23-28.
   24 hr trend......14 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........75-85 percent.
   24 hr trend......40 percent wetter.
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.......2300 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.
Dispersion Index....19.
Vent Rate...........Poor (18700 knot-ft).
ADI.................17.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......100 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.13 inches.

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
                    then scattered flurries late.
Min Temperature.....3-8.
   24 hr trend......15 degrees cooler.
Max Humidity........87-95 percent.
   24 hr trend......7 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.................9.
LVORI...............5.
Prob of precip......50 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 - 0.12 inches.

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of snow in the
                    morning, then scattered flurries in the
                    afternoon.
Max Temperature.....16-21.
   24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
Min Humidity........59-69 percent.
   24 hr trend......20 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.......4400 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....Northwest 10 to 15 mph.
Dispersion Index....54.
Vent Rate...........Good (54100 knot-ft).
ADI.................24 increasing to 41 in the afternoon.
LVORI...............4.
Prob of precip......20 percent.
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. West winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 19. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Not as cold. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph in the evening.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely in the morning, then a
chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

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JP



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