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
700 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY THIS AFTERNOON...

.DISCUSSION...THE COMBINATION OF WARM TEMPERATURES AND DRY AIR
WILL ALLOW FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITIES TO BOTTOM OUT BETWEEN 20 AND 25
PERCENT FOR SOME LOCATIONS THIS AFTERNOON. DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK...WITH TEMPERATURES AND HUMIDITY
GRADUALLY INCREASING EACH DAY.

KYZ068-079-083-084-041100-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRODHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...BURNSIDE...
SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY
700 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....44.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (44200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-56.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 10
                    TO 15 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....67.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (67400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-041100-
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...INEZ
700 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 0 TO 5 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....38.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (38400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50 IN VALLEYS...MID 50S ON RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......7 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT IN VALLEYS...75-85 PERCENT ON
                    RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-39 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......9 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....77.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (77000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-041100-
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
700 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-31 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....37.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (36900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49 IN VALLEYS...MID 50S ON RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-100 PERCENT IN VALLEYS...70-80 PERCENT
                    ON RIDGES.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.MONDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-83.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....68.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (68400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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