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
357 PM EDT THU APR 30 2015

...COOL THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK THEN WARMER...

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL COME TO AN END TONIGHT AS THE
SYSTEM RESPONSIBLE FOR THE WEATHER MOVES AWAY. TEMPERATURES WILL STAY
ON THE COOL SIDE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.  HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING AN
EXTENDED PERIOD OF RAIN FREE WEATHER AND WARMER WEATHER FROM THIS
WEEKEND THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-010815-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...CAMARGO...
JEFFERSONVILLE...MOUNT STERLING...OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...
IRVINE...RAVENNA...CLAY CITY...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...BRODHEAD...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...ANNVILLE...BURNSIDE...SOMERSET...LONDON...
MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...
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
357 PM EDT THU APR 30 2015

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
   24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......70 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.02 - 0.18 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62-67.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........47-57 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......5 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....68.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (68400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........0.01 INCHES.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-99 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......7 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SATURDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SPRINKLES IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-76.
   24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-42 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....51.
VENT RATE...........GOOD (51000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.


$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
KAS



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