Fire Weather Planning


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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Eastern Kentucky
National Weather Service Jackson KY
432 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017
.DISCUSSION...Temperatures returning to above normal readings
in the low 50s will promote relative humidity values mixing
down into the 35-45 percent range Saturday. Sustained southwest winds
of generally 5-10 mph will periodically gust to 15-20 mph through
the afternoon. A chance for some light rain will take place Sunday
with amounts remaining below one tenth of an inch. Well above normal
warmth will be in store for early next week as RH values remain well 
above critical thresholds.
KYZ068-079-083-084-161100-
Rockcastle-Pulaski-Wayne-McCreary-
Including the cities of Brodhead, Mount Vernon, Burnside, 
Somerset, Monticello, Stearns, and Whitley City
432 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017
.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. 
Min Temperature.....Around 26. 
   24 hr trend......1 degree cooler. 
Max Humidity........84-94 percent. 
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter. 
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................7. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 52. 
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........39 percent. 
   24 hr trend......17 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph. 
Dispersion Index....45. 
Vent Rate...........Fair (45300 knot-ft). 
ADI.................38 increasing to 56 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. 
Min Temperature.....Around 32. 
   24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........83-93 percent. 
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................5. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. 
Max Temperature.....Around 47. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........56-66 percent. 
   24 hr trend......24 percent wetter. 
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......1100 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....13. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (12600 knot-ft). 
ADI.................14. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......40 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.05 inches. 
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KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-161100-
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, and Inez
432 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017
.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. 
Min Temperature.....Around 26. 
   24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........80-90 percent. 
   24 hr trend......3 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................21 decreasing to 9 late. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 51. 
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........40 percent. 
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......3000 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph. 
Dispersion Index....56. 
Vent Rate...........Good (56000 knot-ft). 
ADI.................41 increasing to 64 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. 
Min Temperature.....Around 32. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........82-92 percent. 
   24 hr trend......7 percent wetter. 
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
ADI.................6. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in 
                    the morning, then chance of rain showers in the 
                    afternoon. 
Max Temperature.....Around 47. 
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........51-61 percent. 
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter. 
20-foot winds.......South winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......1500 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....18. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (17900 knot-ft). 
ADI.................7 increasing to 23 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......40 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches. 
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KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-161100-
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, 
and South Williamson
432 PM EST Fri Dec 15 2017
.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. 
Min Temperature.....Around 25. 
   24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler. 
Max Humidity........80-90 percent. 
   24 hr trend......3 percent wetter. 
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................10. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 51. 
   24 hr trend......18 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........35-41 percent. 
   24 hr trend......19 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2800 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 15 mph. 
Dispersion Index....41. 
Vent Rate...........Fair (41500 knot-ft). 
ADI.................40 increasing to 51 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. 
Min Temperature.....Around 31. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........82-92 percent. 
   24 hr trend......4 percent wetter. 
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
ADI.................5. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 
.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in 
                    the morning, then chance of rain showers in the 
                    afternoon. 
Max Temperature.....Around 48. 
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........47-57 percent. 
   24 hr trend......19 percent wetter. 
20-foot winds.......South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......1000 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index.... 9. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (8800 knot-ft). 
ADI.................10. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......40 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches. 
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.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers in the evening,
then slight chance of showers. Lows around 40. South winds around
5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with slight chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 50s. West winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Colder. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers
in the evening. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 50. West winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. West
winds around 5 mph shifting to the south late. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds
around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph in the evening. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Highs in the mid
50s. Light winds. 
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GUSEMAN