832  
FNUS53 KJKL 180907  
FWFJKL  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
507 AM EDT WED JUL 18 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
AN AREA OF SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP DRY  
WEATHER IN PLACE THROUGH THURSDAY. A STRONG UPPER LEVEL  
SYSTEM WILL PROGRESS TOWARD THE REGION TO ROUND OUT THE WEEK  
AND THIS WILL BRING PLENTY OF WET WEATHER BACK TO THE AREA.  
 
KYZ068-079-083-084-182115-  
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRODHEAD, MOUNT VERNON, BURNSIDE,  
SOMERSET, MONTICELLO, STEARNS, AND WHITLEY CITY  
507 AM EDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 84-85 (-1) 59-64 (+1) 85-88  
RH % (24H TREND) 40-43 (-13) 84-100 (+2) 41-46  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) N 2-6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6100 6300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 S 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 33028 36653  
ADI EARLY 35 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 24 FAIR  
ADI LATE 29 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 7 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 8 3  
 
REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH  
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS  
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS  
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.  
 

 
 
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-182115-  
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  
507 AM EDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 82-83 (-3) 58-63 (+1) 84-87  
RH % (24H TREND) 40-43 (-2) 84-100 (+5) 40-45  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 2-6  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6600 6000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 5 S 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 24718 37944  
ADI EARLY 30 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 24 FAIR  
ADI LATE 26 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 47 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 5 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 8 3  
 
REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH  
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS  
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS  
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.  
 

 
 
KYZ069-080-085>088-110>118-120-182115-  
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  
507 AM EDT WED JUL 18 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 81-84 (0) 58-65 (+2) 84-87  
RH % (24H TREND) 40-43 (-16) 78-100 (+2) 43-48  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) N 2-6 LGT/VAR S 2-6  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6400 6900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 6 S 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 31292 49697  
ADI EARLY 36 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 30 FAIR  
ADI LATE 30 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 48 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 6 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 8 3  
 
REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH  
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS  
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS  
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.  
 

 
 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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