889  
FNUS53 KJKL 260907  
FWFJKL  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
507 AM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
A HUMID AIR MASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE ACROSS EASTERN  
KENTUCKY WELL INTO NEXT WEEK. THIS WILL RESULT IN DAILY CHANCES  
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS, PEAKING IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY  
DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS. TEMPERATURES WILL  
CONTINUE TO AVERAGE ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THE PERIOD AS WELL.  
 
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-271000-  
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-  
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-  
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-  
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-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, STEARNS,  
WHITLEY CITY, CORBIN, WILLIAMSBURG, BARBOURVILLE, MIDDLESBORO,  
PINEVILLE, CUMBERLAND, HARLAN, SANDY HOOK, WEST LIBERTY,  
PAINTSVILLE, CAMPTON, SALYERSVILLE, PRESTONSBURG, WHEELWRIGHT,  
BEATTYVILLE, JACKSON, HINDMAN, PIPPA PASSES, BOONEVILLE, HAZARD,  
MANCHESTER, HYDEN, JENKINS, WHITESBURG, INEZ, COAL RUN,  
ELKHORN CITY, PIKEVILLE, AND SOUTH WILLIAMSON  
507 AM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 50 50  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 81-84 (-2) 62-67 (+1) 81-84  
RH % (24H TREND) 54-61 (+9) 93-100 (+3) 58-63  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) SW 2-6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 2 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.23 0.10 0.14  
LAL 4 3 4  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4000 4500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 6 SW 3  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 21468 14674  
ADI EARLY 30 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 25 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 15 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 9 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 10 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
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID  
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MEMORIAL DAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP  
TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
GEOGERIAN  
 
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