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
701 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY THIS WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE DRY AND WARMER
CONDITIONS ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BOTTOM OUT TO JUST BELOW 30 PERCENT
TODAY AND LOOK TO FALL TO BETWEEN 25 AND 30 PERCENT FOR SOME
LOCATIONS ON SUNDAY. RAIN CHANCES WILL HOLD OFF UNTIL
THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

KYZ068-079-083-084-031100-
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRODHEAD...MOUNT VERNON...BURNSIDE...
SOMERSET...MONTICELLO...STEARNS...WHITLEY CITY
701 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
   24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-37 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 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.......7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....21.
VENT RATE...........POOR (20900 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........85-95 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-35 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 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.......6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....43.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (43400 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-031100-
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
701 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......12 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....41.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (40700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-94 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......10 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-36 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......2 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.......6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....40.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (39700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-031100-
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
701 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-34 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....44.
VENT RATE...........FAIR (44000 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
   24 HR TREND......2 DEGREES WARMER.
MAX HUMIDITY........82-92 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......6 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.SUNDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
   24 HR TREND......6 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........25-33 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.
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.......6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....33.
VENT RATE...........MARGINAL (32600 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH 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 UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.

$$
GEOGERIAN



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