078  
FNUS53 KLMK 200724  
FWFLMK  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
324 AM EDT FRI APR 20 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTROL THE AREA TODAY, BRINGING DRY  
AND MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES. HIGHS WILL BE AROUND 10 DEGREES WARMER THAN  
YESTERDAY, BUT STILL A BIT BELOW NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY VALUES WILL MOSTLY DROP INTO THE 20-30 PERCENT RANGE THIS  
AFTERNOON ALONG WITH SUFFICIENT MIXING HEIGHTS AND FAIR OVERALL  
DISPERSION VALUES.  
 
INZ076-083-084-089-202115-  
ORANGE-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PAOLI, JASPER, ENGLISH, AND TELL CITY  
324 AM EDT FRI APR 20 2018 /224 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (+9) 37 (+5) 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 25 (-21) 74 (0) 30  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR E 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5110 4242  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 9 E 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 43883 38871  
DISPERSION FAIR FAIR  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5  
ADI EARLY 44 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 45 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 41 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 3 1  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ023-024-026>028-053-061>063-070>074-202115-  
HANCOCK-BRECKINRIDGE-OHIO-GRAYSON-HARDIN-LARUE-BUTLER-EDMONSON-  
HART-LOGAN-WARREN-SIMPSON-ALLEN-BARREN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LEWISPORT, HAWESVILLE, HARDINSBURG,  
HARTFORD, LEITCHFIELD, ELIZABETHTOWN, HODGENVILLE, MORGANTOWN,  
BROWNSVILLE, HORSE CAVE, RUSSELLVILLE, BOWLING GREEN, FRANKLIN,  
PROVIDENCE, SCOTTSVILLE, AND GLASGOW  
324 AM EDT FRI APR 20 2018 /224 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64 (+12) 37 (+4) 70  
RH % (24H TREND) 27 (-22) 75 (-12) 32  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) NE 5 E 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4979 5904  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 9 E 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 45223 39279  
DISPERSION FAIR FAIR  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
ADI EARLY 47 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 32 FAIR  
ADI LATE 47 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 25 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 3 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 3 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.   
TUESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ025-029>034-038-045-202115-  
WASHINGTON-SCOTT-JEFFERSON-HARRISON-FLOYD-CLARK-MEADE-BULLITT-  
OLDHAM-TRIMBLE-HENRY-SHELBY-SPENCER-NELSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SALEM, SCOTTSBURG, MADISON, CORYDON,  
NEW ALBANY, JEFFERSONVILLE, BRANDENBURG, SHEPHERDSVILLE,  
LOUISVILLE, LA GRANGE, BEDFORD, MILTON, NEW CASTLE, SHELBYVILLE,  
TAYLORSVILLE, AND BARDSTOWN  
324 AM EDT FRI APR 20 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 62 (+9) 35 (+3) 67  
RH % (24H TREND) 26 (-19) 79 (-3) 29  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR E 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4911 4637  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 9 E 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 40980 37370  
DISPERSION FAIR MARGINAL  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5  
ADI EARLY 41 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 41 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 42 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 36 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 3 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 4 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-202115-  
FRANKLIN-SCOTT-HARRISON-ANDERSON-WOODFORD-FAYETTE-BOURBON-  
NICHOLAS-WASHINGTON-MERCER-JESSAMINE-CLARK-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FRANKFORT, GEORGETOWN, CYNTHIANA,  
LAWRENCEBURG, VERSAILLES, LEXINGTON, PARIS, CARLISLE,  
SPRINGFIELD, HARRODSBURG, NICHOLASVILLE, AND WINCHESTER  
324 AM EDT FRI APR 20 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60 (+9) 34 (+3) 65  
RH % (24H TREND) 29 (-20) 79 (-8) 30  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 6  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR NE 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4819 4554  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 8 NE 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 40392 30111  
DISPERSION FAIR MARGINAL  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5  
ADI EARLY 41 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 37 FAIR  
ADI LATE 41 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 32 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 3 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 4 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ054>057-064>067-075>078-081-082-202115-  
MARION-BOYLE-GARRARD-MADISON-GREEN-TAYLOR-CASEY-LINCOLN-MONROE-  
METCALFE-ADAIR-RUSSELL-CUMBERLAND-CLINTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LEBANON, DANVILLE, LANCASTER, RICHMOND,  
GREENSBURG, CAMPBELLSVILLE, LIBERTY, STANFORD, TOMPKINSVILLE,  
EDMONTON, COLUMBIA, JAMESTOWN, BURKESVILLE, AND ALBANY  
324 AM EDT FRI APR 20 2018 /224 AM CDT FRI APR 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63 (+13) 36 (+4) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 27 (-24) 76 (-16) 31  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4931 5683  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 9 E 2  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 45066 24853  
DISPERSION FAIR POOR  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 4  
ADI EARLY 46 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 28 FAIR  
ADI LATE 43 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 22 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 3 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 3 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.   
TUESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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