Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
335 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.DISCUSSION...A LARGE AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY THIS
MORNING WILL MOVE OUT THROUGH MID MORNING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH DURING THE MORNING HOURS AS WELL. THIS WILL SHIFT WINDS TO
WESTERLY BY MID DAY. WINDS WILL BE SUSTAINED 15-20 MPH FROM MID
MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON...BECOMING DRY TONIGHT. TUESDAY MORNING WILL REMAIN DRY
BUT AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WINDS TOMORROW WILL BE A BIT STRONGER THAN TO DAY WITH
GUSTS OF 35 MPH POSSIBLE.


INZ076-083-084-089-202115-
ORANGE IN-DUBOIS IN-CRAWFORD IN-PERRY IN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAOLI...JASPER...MARENGO...TELL CITY
335 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015 /235 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)      62 (-6)      42 (-15)     64
RH % (24H TREND)      51 (+11)     78 (-19)     34
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 9-13 G28               SW 7-11 G28
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 10-14 G28  W 5-9 G19    W 10-14 G29
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.00         0.04
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6386                      9835
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 31                      W 38
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     190131                    441674
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
ADI EARLY             84 GOOD      88 GOOD      147 VERY GOOD
ADI LATE              106 VERY GOOD7 POOR       158 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ023>025-028>039-045-053-202115-
WASHINGTON IN-SCOTT IN-JEFFERSON IN-HARRISON IN-FLOYD IN-CLARK IN-
HANCOCK KY-BRECKINRIDGE KY-MEADE KY-HARDIN KY-BULLITT KY-
JEFFERSON KY-OLDHAM KY-TRIMBLE KY-HENRY KY-SHELBY KY-FRANKLIN KY-
SCOTT KY-HARRISON KY-SPENCER KY-ANDERSON KY-NELSON KY-LARUE KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALEM...SCOTTSBURG...MADISON...
CORYDON...NEW ALBANY...JEFFERSONVILLE...HAWESVILLE...
HARDINSBURG...BRANDENBURG...ELIZABETHTOWN...FORT KNOX...
MOUNT WASHINGTON...SHEPHERDSVILLE...LOUISVILLE...LA GRANGE...
BEDFORD...NEW CASTLE...SHELBYVILLE...FRANKFORT...GEORGETOWN...
CYNTHIANA...TAYLORSVILLE...LAWRENCEBURG...BARDSTOWN...HODGENVILLE
335 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015 /235 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      65 (-5)      42 (-17)     65
RH % (24H TREND)      54 (+4)      82 (-16)     33
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 9-13 G28               SW 7-11 G28
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 10-14 G28  W 5-9 G19    W 10-14 G30
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.01         0.04
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6272                      9669
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 31                      W 37
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     193669                    397935
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
ADI EARLY             84 GOOD      93 GOOD      127 VERY GOOD
ADI LATE              102 VERY GOOD5 VERY POOR  141 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

KYZ040>043-046>049-054>057-066-067-202115-
WOODFORD KY-FAYETTE KY-BOURBON KY-NICHOLAS KY-WASHINGTON KY-
MERCER KY-JESSAMINE KY-CLARK KY-MARION KY-BOYLE KY-GARRARD KY-
MADISON KY-CASEY KY-LINCOLN KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VERSAILLES...LEXINGTON...PARIS...
CARLISLE...SPRINGFIELD...HARRODSBURG...NICHOLASVILLE...
WINCHESTER...LEBANON...DANVILLE...LANCASTER...RICHMOND...
LIBERTY...STANFORD
335 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      66 (-5)      42 (-17)     64
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (+1)      89 (-9)      33
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 10-14 G29              SW 6-10 G27
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 11-15 G29  W 5-9 G20    W 10-14 G30
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.01         0.03
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5982                      9226
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 31                     W 30
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     183834                    274317
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4
ADI EARLY             102 VERY GOOD84 GOOD      109 VERY GOOD
ADI LATE              102 VERY GOOD6 VERY POOR  127 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            1

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

KYZ026-027-061>063-070>074-202115-
OHIO KY-GRAYSON KY-BUTLER KY-EDMONSON KY-HART KY-LOGAN KY-
WARREN KY-SIMPSON KY-ALLEN KY-BARREN KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BEAVER DAM...LEITCHFIELD...MORGANTOWN...
BROWNSVILLE...MUNFORDVILLE...RUSSELLVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...
FRANKLIN...SCOTTSVILLE...GLASGOW
235 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           20           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      65 (-8)      43 (-16)     66
RH % (24H TREND)      51 (-19)     83 (-14)     31
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 9-13 G28               SW 5-9 G25
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 9-13 G28   W 4-8 G17    W 8-12 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.01         0.01
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6353                      9118
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 28                      W 28
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     174095                    268145
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          MOD UNSTBL
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
ADI EARLY             82 GOOD      103 VERY GOOD96 GOOD
ADI LATE              95 GOOD      4 VERY POOR  112 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            1

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

KYZ064-065-075>078-081-082-202115-
GREEN KY-TAYLOR KY-MONROE KY-METCALFE KY-ADAIR KY-RUSSELL KY-
CUMBERLAND KY-CLINTON KY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENSBURG...CAMPBELLSVILLE...
TOMPKINSVILLE...EDMONTON...COLUMBIA...JAMESTOWN...BURKESVILLE...
ALBANY
335 AM EDT MON APR 20 2015 /235 AM CDT MON APR 20 2015/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      66 (-8)      43 (-17)     65
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (-7)      90 (-7)      31
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 9-13 G28               SW 5-9 G25
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 9-13 G27   W 4-8 G17    W 8-12 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.01         0.00
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5954                      9108
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 30                     W 25
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     168177                    238501
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4
ADI EARLY             95 GOOD      62 GOOD      103 VERY GOOD
ADI LATE              96 GOOD      5 VERY POOR  102 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$







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