208  
FNUS53 KLMK 201919  
FWFLMK  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
319 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL WORK THROUGH THE REGION LATE THIS  
AFTERNOON AND EVENING, BRINGING GUSTY (+40MPH) WINDS TO THE REGION. WINDS  
WILL SUBSIDE SOME OVERNIGHT, BUT IT WON'T BE UNTIL TOMORROW MORNING THAT  
THEY BECOME LIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN TOMORROW RESULTING IN A SUNNY,  
COOL, DRY DAY.  
 
INZ076-083-084-089-210915-  
ORANGE-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PAOLI, JASPER, ENGLISH, AND TELL CITY  
319 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018 /219 PM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018/  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 29 (-20) 52 (-10) 32 60  
RH % (24H TREND) 72 (-28) 38 (-4) 84 40  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 14 G33 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3893 2430  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 SW 18  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 22368 41202  
DISPERSION POOR FAIR  
DSI VRY UNSTBL STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 5  
ADI EARLY 52 GEN GOOD 24 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 32 FAIR  
ADI LATE 14 GEN POOR 27 FAIR 7 POOR 53 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 2 4 1  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ023-024-026>028-053-061>063-070>074-210915-  
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  
319 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018 /219 PM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018/  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (-21) 53 (-10) 32 62  
RH % (24H TREND) 73 (-27) 39 (-7) 93 38  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 12 G25 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3854 2670  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 6 SW 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 22918 40672  
DISPERSION POOR FAIR  
DSI VRY UNSTBL STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 4  
ADI EARLY 33 FAIR 30 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 16 GEN POOR 28 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 2 6 1  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND  
60. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ025-029>034-038-045-210915-  
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  
319 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 29 (-20) 51 (-11) 31 60  
RH % (24H TREND) 76 (-24) 41 (-2) 92 39  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 15 G33 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3913 2643  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 SW 20  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 30096 47367  
DISPERSION MARGINAL FAIR  
DSI VRY UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 4 4 5  
ADI EARLY 51 GEN GOOD 29 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 34 FAIR  
ADI LATE 14 GEN POOR 28 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 56 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 2 5 1  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-210915-  
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  
319 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (-20) 50 (-11) 31 60  
RH % (24H TREND) 82 (-18) 46 (-4) 97 40  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) NW 5 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 14 G32 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3933 2858  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 8 SW 21  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 30584 48792  
DISPERSION MARGINAL FAIR  
DSI VRY UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
ADI EARLY 46 GEN GOOD 48 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 31 FAIR  
ADI LATE 15 GEN POOR 36 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 4 5 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 2 6 1  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FROST. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FROST. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FROST. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ054>057-064>067-075>078-081-082-210915-  
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  
319 PM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018 /219 PM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018/  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (-21) 52 (-9) 31 61  
RH % (24H TREND) 79 (-21) 41 (-11) 98 39  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) N 5 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 12 G23 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3643 2969  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 8 SW 17  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 27232 47685  
DISPERSION POOR FAIR  
DSI VRY UNSTBL STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 4 4 4  
ADI EARLY 28 FAIR 41 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 21 FAIR  
ADI LATE 15 GEN POOR 36 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 51 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 4 5 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 2 7 1  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND  
60. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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