456  
FNUS53 KLMK 180927  
FWFLMK  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
427 AM EST FRI JAN 18 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
CLOUDY, COOL, AND DRY CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST FOR  
TODAY. LOW STRATUS WILL REMAIN SOCKED IN, BUT MIXING HEIGHTS WILL  
BE ABLE TO INCREASE TO AROUND 2 KFT DURING THE AFTERNOON. WINDS  
WILL BE FAIRLY LIGHT AND VARIABLE TODAY, INCREASING TONIGHT FROM  
THE EAST. A STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING HEAVY RAINFALL AND  
GUSTY WINDS TO THE AREA ON SATURDAY. A SHARP ARCTIC FRONT WILL  
RESULT IN PLUNGING TEMPERATURES SATURDAY EVENING AND SATURDAY  
NIGHT. RAIN WILL CHANGE OVER TO SNOW, AND SOME SNOW ACCUMULATION  
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. IT WILL BECOME VERY WINDY  
BEGINNING SATURDAY EVENING, WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH POSSIBLE SATURDAY  
NIGHT.  
 
INZ076-083-084-089-182115-  
ORANGE-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PAOLI, JASPER, ENGLISH, AND TELL CITY  
427 AM EST FRI JAN 18 2019 /327 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS FRZ RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 100 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 41 (-3) 36 (+4) 44  
RH % (24H TREND) 70 (-15) 91 (-8) 77  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 6  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5 N 11 G23  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.39 0.74  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2489 1566  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 2 N 31  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 7320 42137  
DISPERSION POOR FAIR  
DSI STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
ADI EARLY 9 POOR 13 GEN POOR 20 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 13 GEN POOR 19 GEN POOR 44 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 4 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 5  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS AROUND 30.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WARMER. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ023-024-026>028-053-061>063-070>074-182115-  
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  
427 AM EST FRI JAN 18 2019 /327 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 100 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 46 (0) 39 (+4) 56  
RH % (24H TREND) 71 (-12) 93 (-7) 80  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5 W 10 G22  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.47 1.23  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2461 2690  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 5 W 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 12305 50768  
DISPERSION POOR GOOD  
DSI STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 2 2  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
ADI EARLY 8 POOR 12 POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 13 GEN POOR 22 FAIR 30 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 5 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS, CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND LIGHT FREEZING  
RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. WARMER. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ025-029>034-038-045-182115-  
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  
427 AM EST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS FRZ RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 100 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 42 (-2) 35 (+1) 48  
RH % (24H TREND) 72 (-16) 93 (-6) 78  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5 NE 10 G22  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.25 0.99  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2507 1685  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 2 N 26  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 7452 43227  
DISPERSION POOR FAIR  
DSI STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
ADI EARLY 11 POOR 12 POOR 20 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 11 POOR 19 GEN POOR 34 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 5 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 5  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW  
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 10. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-182115-  
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  
427 AM EST FRI JAN 18 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 60 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 41 (-2) 35 (-1) 52  
RH % (24H TREND) 76 (-11) 94 (-6) 73  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5 NE 9 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.10 1.20  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2612 1022  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 N 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 13060 19361  
DISPERSION POOR POOR  
DSI STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
ADI EARLY 13 GEN POOR 11 POOR 20 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 10 POOR 18 GEN POOR 15 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 5 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 5 5  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
SNOW SHOWERS, RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF FREEZING RAIN.  
LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
15 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 7. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SNOW SHOWERS WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ054>057-064>067-075>078-081-082-182115-  
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  
427 AM EST FRI JAN 18 2019 /327 AM CST FRI JAN 18 2019/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 70 100  
TEMP (24H TREND) 45 (0) 39 (+2) 58  
RH % (24H TREND) 75 (-11) 95 (-5) 72  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 9 G17  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.17 1.42  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2311 2252  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 W 14  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 8896 31192  
DISPERSION POOR MARGINAL  
DSI STBL STBL STBL  
LAL 1 1 2  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 3  
ADI EARLY 9 POOR 9 POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 11 POOR 20 GEN POOR 23 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 6 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 5 4  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
SUNDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE SNOW SHOWERS AND FREEZING  
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS AROUND 30. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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