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FNUS53 KJKL 240857  
FWFJKL  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
457 AM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST TODAY  
WILL BRING A RETURN OF DRY WEATHER WHICH WILL LAST UNTIL LATE  
NEXT WEEK.  
 
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083-104-106>112-114-119-  
120-242030-  
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-  
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-  
MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-OWSLEY-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, SANDY HOOK,  
WEST LIBERTY, PAINTSVILLE, CAMPTON, SALYERSVILLE, PRESTONSBURG,  
WHEELWRIGHT, BEATTYVILLE, JACKSON, BOONEVILLE, INEZ, COAL RUN,  
ELKHORN CITY, PIKEVILLE, AND SOUTH WILLIAMSON  
457 AM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.  
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........37-43 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......32 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
DISPERSION INDEX....67.  
VENT RATE...........GOOD (67100 KNOT-FT).  
ADI.................22 INCREASING TO 61 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LVORI...............5.  
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.  
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.  
24 HR TREND......8 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AT 5 MPH OR LESS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
ADI.................50 DECREASING TO 2 LATE.  
LVORI...............7.  
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.  
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.  
24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES COOLER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-42 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
DISPERSION INDEX....106.  
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (105800 KNOT-FT).  
ADI.................45 INCREASING TO 83 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LVORI...............5.  
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.  
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.  
 

 
 
KYZ084>088-113-115>118-242030-  
MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-KNOTT-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STEARNS, WHITLEY CITY, CORBIN,  
WILLIAMSBURG, BARBOURVILLE, MIDDLESBORO, PINEVILLE, CUMBERLAND,  
HARLAN, HINDMAN, PIPPA PASSES, HAZARD, MANCHESTER, HYDEN,  
JENKINS, AND WHITESBURG  
457 AM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG  
IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
IN THE MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.  
24 HR TREND......1 DEGREE COOLER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-46 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......27 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
DISPERSION INDEX....58.  
VENT RATE...........GOOD (58200 KNOT-FT).  
ADI.................15 INCREASING TO 55 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LVORI...............5.  
PROB OF PRECIP......20 PERCENT.  
QPF (INCHES)........0.03 INCHES.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.  
24 HR TREND......10 DEGREES COOLER.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......UNCHANGED.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AT 5 MPH OR LESS.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
ADI.................46 DECREASING TO 2 LATE.  
LVORI...............7.  
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.  
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.  
24 HR TREND......5 DEGREES COOLER.  
MIN HUMIDITY........36-44 PERCENT.  
24 HR TREND......2 PERCENT DRIER.  
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
LAL.................1.  
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.  
DISPERSION INDEX....79.  
VENT RATE...........GOOD (78600 KNOT-FT).  
ADI.................35 INCREASING TO 66 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LVORI...............5.  
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.  
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING, BECOMING LIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING, BECOMING LIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS IN THE  
MORNING.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG DEVELOPING TOWARDS  
DAWN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT  
WINDS.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT  
WINDS.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
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