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
520 AM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...GUSTY WINDS TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH FROM NORTH TO
SOUTH THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL INCREASE AS THE FRONT
APPROACHES AND PASSES...WITH GUSTS UP TO ABOUT 25 MPH. WINDS
WILL SUBSIDE AROUND SUNSET. DUE TO A LACK OF MOISTURE...THE
FRONT IS NOT EXPECTED TO PRODUCE ANY RAIN IN KENTUCKY.
HIGH PRESSURE PASSING OVER WILL PROVIDE CONTINUED DRY WEATHER
WITH LIGHTER WINDS ON WEDNESDAY.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106-108-312045-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-
MORGAN-WOLFE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...CAMPTON
520 AM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
   24 HR TREND......12 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......3 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST AT 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO 25
                    TO 30 MPH FROM THE WEST IN THE LATE MORNING
                    AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....128.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (127700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....36-41.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......24 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST AT 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY...BECOMING
                    VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST AT 5 MPH OR LESS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....21.
VENT RATE...........POOR (21200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ107-109>113-119-120-312045-
JOHNSON-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAINTSVILLE...SALYERSVILLE...
PRESTONSBURG...WHEELWRIGHT...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...HINDMAN...
PIPPA PASSES...INEZ...COAL RUN...ELKHORN CITY...PIKEVILLE...
SOUTH WILLIAMSON
520 AM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
   24 HR TREND......11 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......4 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO WEST AROUND 35
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....180.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (180600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....35-40.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......33 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......1 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....16.
VENT RATE...........POOR (16300 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

KYZ068-069-079-080-083>088-114>118-312045-
ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-
BELL-HARLAN-OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRODHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...
ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...
MIDDLESBORO...PINEVILLE...CUMBERLAND...HARLAN...BOONEVILLE...
HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...JENKINS...WHITESBURG
520 AM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-40 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......8 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST UP TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO
                    15 MPH FROM THE WEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AT 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO WEST AROUND
                    20 MPH BY MID DAY...THEN INCREASING TO AROUND
                    30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....163.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (163200 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
MAX HUMIDITY........86-96 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......19 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH UP TO 10 MPH EARLY...BECOMING VARIABLE
                    LESS THAN 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....10.
VENT RATE...........POOR (9700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...COLDER. MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AT 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...COOLER. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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