021  
FNUS53 KLMK 200830  
FWFLMK  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
430 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
SHOWERS ARE LIKELY AT TIMES TODAY INTO TONIGHT WITH  
A CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS. SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE  
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. HEAVY RAINFALL COULD RESULT  
IN LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. THE STRONGEST STORMS WILL ALSO  
PRODUCE LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS. WITH MORE CLOUDS AND  
PRECIPITATION, HIGHS TODAY WILL ONLY REACH THE LOW TO MID 80S. IT  
WILL REMAIN FAIRLY HUMID INTO TUESDAY, BUT DRIER AND COOLER AIR  
WILL PUSH INTO THE REGION TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.  
 
INZ076-083-084-089-202115-  
ORANGE-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PAOLI, JASPER, ENGLISH, AND TELL CITY  
430 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018 /330 AM CDT MON AUG 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 70 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 82 (-3) 68 (-3) 79  
RH % (24H TREND) 72 (+16) 100 (+4) 70  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 6 SW 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 8 S 8 W 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.36 0.27 0.05  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2528 3570  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 15 W 18  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 37920 64260  
DISPERSION MARGINAL GOOD  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 3 3 2  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 15 GEN POOR 9 POOR 33 FAIR  
ADI LATE 27 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. LIGHT WINDS.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST 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  
430 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018 /330 AM CDT MON AUG 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 50 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 83 (-2) 69 (-3) 81  
RH % (24H TREND) 68 (+7) 99 (0) 64  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 6 SW 8  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 8 S 8 W 9  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.49 0.22 0.04  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3717 5068  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 SW 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 52260 107065  
DISPERSION GOOD EXCELLENT  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 3 3 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 8 POOR 51 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 31 FAIR 7 POOR 62 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 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  
430 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 60 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 83 (-2) 69 (-2) 79  
RH % (24H TREND) 68 (+11) 99 (+3) 68  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) SE 5 SW 8  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 7 S 7 W 9  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.35 0.24 0.08  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3948 4992  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 13 SW 20  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 60736 103334  
DISPERSION GOOD EXCELLENT  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 3 3 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 33 FAIR 7 POOR 42 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 33 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. LIGHT WINDS.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 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  
430 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 70 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 84 (+1) 69 (0) 80  
RH % (24H TREND) 65 (+3) 100 (+2) 67  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) S 5 SW 10  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 6 S 6 SW 10  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.23 0.33 0.14  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4714 4717  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 14 SW 24  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 62916 101508  
DISPERSION GOOD EXCELLENT  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 3 3 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 30 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 58 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 38 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 69 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 7 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 7 3  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 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  
430 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018 /330 AM CDT MON AUG 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 60 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 83 (0) 69 (-1) 80  
RH % (24H TREND) 67 (+4) 100 (0) 66  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 9  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 6 S 6 W 10  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.31 0.30 0.12  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4724 4993  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 15 W 23  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 61770 102718  
DISPERSION GOOD EXCELLENT  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 3 3 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
ADI EARLY 32 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 53 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 40 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 66 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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