339  
FNUS53 KLMK 230735  
FWFLMK  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
335 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WILL BE SEEN ACROSS  
THE REGION TODAY. A FEW SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHERN  
KY TODAY AS A WEATHER SYSTEM APPROACHES THE REGION. A BETTER  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LATER TONIGHT  
AND ON WEDNESDAY AS AN UPPER LOW MOVES TOWARD THE REGION. PLENTY  
OF CLOUDINESS AND AN INFLUX OF COOLER AIR WILL BE SEEN ACROSS THE  
REGION FROM MID-WEEK AND ONWARD.  
 
INZ076-083-084-089-232115-  
ORANGE-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PAOLI, JASPER, ENGLISH, AND TELL CITY  
335 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017 /235 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 70 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 76 (+2) 56 (+3) 64  
RH % (24H TREND) 44 (+3) 98 (+8) 73  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.27 0.74  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5417 3132  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 5 W 17  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 26626 36474  
DISPERSION POOR MARGINAL  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL STBL  
LAL 1 2 2  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
ADI EARLY 25 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 24 FAIR  
ADI LATE 24 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 40 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 4  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS  
AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ023-024-026>028-053-061>063-070>074-232115-  
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  
335 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017 /235 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 70 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 79 (+5) 57 (+3) 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 45 (+2) 100 (+9) 66  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.22 0.63  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6412 5440  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 5 W 15  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 38472 74634  
DISPERSION MARGINAL GOOD  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 2 2 2  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
ADI EARLY 14 GEN POOR 3 VERY POOR 36 FAIR  
ADI LATE 21 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 3  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ025-029>034-038-045-232115-  
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  
335 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 50 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 76 (+3) 56 (+3) 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 44 (+4) 98 (+8) 70  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.09 0.67  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5878 3279  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 5 W 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 28039 48060  
DISPERSION POOR FAIR  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL STBL  
LAL 2 2 2  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
ADI EARLY 22 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 22 FAIR  
ADI LATE 23 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 36 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 4  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-232115-  
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  
335 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 40 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 76 (+4) 56 (+3) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 47 (+4) 100 (+12) 67  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.03 0.64  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5473 4630  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 6 SW 21  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 27304 98692  
DISPERSION POOR EXCELLENT  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 2 2 2  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
ADI EARLY 23 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 28 FAIR  
ADI LATE 21 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 52 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 3  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ054>057-064>067-075>078-081-082-232115-  
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  
335 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017 /235 AM CDT TUE MAY 23 2017/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 50 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 76 (+3) 57 (+2) 68  
RH % (24H TREND) 51 (+6) 100 (+10) 66  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.12 0.66  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6126 4838  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 3 W 20  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 30630 97839  
DISPERSION MARGINAL EXCELLENT  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 2 2 2  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
ADI EARLY 10 POOR 3 VERY POOR 35 FAIR  
ADI LATE 18 GEN POOR 3 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 5 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 7 4  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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