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
425 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...DRIER ON TUESDAY...

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND A STRAY THUNDERSTORM ARE POSSIBLE
THIS EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION AND
BRING MAINLY DRY WEATHER FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
TUESDAY EVENING. HOWEVER...A WEAK COLD FRONT AND PASSING
UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL BRING THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS OR
A STRAY THUNDERSTORM MIDWEEK. SHOWERS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE AT
TIMES DURING THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK...AS WELL.

KYZ068-069-079-080-083>085-210830-
ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRODHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...
ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG
425 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40 TO 45.
   24 HR TREND......13-18 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10-15 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.05 INCHES.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30-35 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....177.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (178300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.05 INCHES.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65 TO 70.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-50 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....141.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (141400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.10 INCHES.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-210830-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG
425 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40 TO 45.
   24 HR TREND......15 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10-20 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.05 INCHES.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60 TO 65.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......30-35 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....200.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (258100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40 TO 45.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.10 INCHES.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10-15 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AT 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST 20 TO 25 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....133.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (133300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.05 INCHES.


$$

KYZ086>088-104-106>120-210830-
KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-
BREATHITT-KNOTT-OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...
PAINTSVILLE...CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...
WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...PIPPA PASSES...
BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...SOUTH WILLIAMSON
425 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
   24 HR TREND......10-15 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......40 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.10 INCHES.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......5-10 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....183.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (190600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40 TO 45.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-85 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.05 INCHES.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
   24 HR TREND......0-5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........38-43 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......15-20 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH INCREASING TO WEST
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....169.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (168900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......30 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE - 0.10 INCHES.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
LOWS AROUND 40. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$
GREIF



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