582  
FNUS53 KJKL 192100  
FWFJKL  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
400 PM EST TUE FEB 19 2019  
   
..BOUTS OF WET WEATHER CONTINUE
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
MOISTURE WILL QUICKLY BE TRANSPORTED INTO THE  
AREA FROM THE SOUTH LATER TONIGHT. ROUNDS OF RAIN, POSSIBLY  
INITIALLY MIXED WITH SNOW OR SLEET THIS EVENING, ARE EXPECTED  
INTO THE DAY ON THURSDAY BEFORE A COLD FRONT DEPARTS FROM THE  
REGION. ANOTHER SERIES OF SYSTEMS WILL BRING ROUNDS OF RAIN  
TO THE AREA THIS WEEKEND. WETTER THAN AVERAGE CONDITIONS ARE  
EXPECTED THROUGH AT LEAST THE END OF THE MONTH.  
 
KYZ068-079-083-084-200915-  
ROCKCASTLE-PULASKI-WAYNE-MCCREARY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRODHEAD, MOUNT VERNON, BURNSIDE,  
SOMERSET, MONTICELLO, STEARNS, AND WHITLEY CITY  
400 PM EST TUE FEB 19 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 90 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 35-38 (+12) 55-56 (+13) 39-43 51-54  
RH % (24H TREND) 92-100 (+12) 82-87 (+31) 96-100 51-56  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) S 7-11 G20 NW 2-6  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) E 4-8 G16 S 8-12 G19 SW 6-10 G18 N 2-6  
PRECIP DURATION 7 8 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 4 AM  
PRECIP AMOUNT 1.38 0.75 0.15 0.00  
LAL 1 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 500 1400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 31 NW 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 13242 5194  
ADI EARLY 24 FAIR 35 FAIR 18 GEN POOR 10 POOR  
ADI LATE 32 FAIR 34 FAIR 14 GEN POOR 8 POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 4 5 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 7 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.  
 

 
 
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-119-200915-  
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-  
MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-MARTIN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FLEMINGSBURG, CAMARGO, JEFFERSONVILLE,  
MOUNT STERLING, OWINGSVILLE, MOREHEAD, IRVINE, RAVENNA,  
CLAY CITY, STANTON, FRENCHBURG, SANDY HOOK, WEST LIBERTY,  
PAINTSVILLE, CAMPTON, SALYERSVILLE, AND INEZ  
400 PM EST TUE FEB 19 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 100 0  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW/RAIN TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 32-36 (+10) 53-56 (+16) 35-44 49-52  
RH % (24H TREND) 89-100 (+15) 82-87 (+30) 92-100 50-55  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) SE 4-8 G16 W 2-6  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) E 3-7 S 4-8 G13 SW 5-9 G15 NW 2-6  
PRECIP DURATION 6 8 4  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 5 AM  
PRECIP AMOUNT 1.17 0.99 0.11 0.00  
LAL 1 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 500 2100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 25 NW 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 10676 13645  
ADI EARLY 18 GEN POOR 29 FAIR 19 GEN POOR 25 FAIR  
ADI LATE 28 FAIR 26 FAIR 21 FAIR 24 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 4 5 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 5 6 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.  
 

 
 
KYZ069-110>114-118-120-200915-  
JACKSON-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-OWSLEY-LETCHER-PIKE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MCKEE, ANNVILLE, PRESTONSBURG,  
WHEELWRIGHT, BEATTYVILLE, JACKSON, HINDMAN, PIPPA PASSES,  
BOONEVILLE, JENKINS, WHITESBURG, COAL RUN, ELKHORN CITY,  
PIKEVILLE, AND SOUTH WILLIAMSON  
400 PM EST TUE FEB 19 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 100 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 34-37 (+10) 55-56 (+15) 39-45 52-55  
RH % (24H TREND) 85-100 (+14) 76-83 (+25) 89-100 48-53  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) SE 6-10 G18 NW 2-6  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) E 2-6 S 6-10 G16 SW 5-9 G15 NW 2-6  
PRECIP DURATION 6 8 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP AMOUNT 1.05 0.71 0.21 0.00  
LAL 1 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 600 1900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 31 W 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 14943 13339  
ADI EARLY 18 GEN POOR 34 FAIR 16 GEN POOR 19 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 29 FAIR 31 FAIR 18 GEN POOR 19 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 4 5 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 7 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.  
 

 
 
KYZ080-085>088-115>117-200915-  
LAUREL-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LONDON, CORBIN, WILLIAMSBURG,  
BARBOURVILLE, MIDDLESBORO, PINEVILLE, CUMBERLAND, HARLAN, HAZARD,  
MANCHESTER, AND HYDEN  
400 PM EST TUE FEB 19 2019  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 100 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 34-38 (+12) 54-57 (+14) 40-44 53-56  
RH % (24H TREND) 85-100 (+11) 78-83 (+28) 93-100 49-54  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) S 7-11 G20 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) E 3-7 S 7-11 G17 SW 5-9 G16 NW 2-6  
PRECIP DURATION 7 7 5  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 AM  
PRECIP AMOUNT 1.10 0.61 0.25 0.00  
LAL 1 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 500 1500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 31 W 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 12751 7575  
ADI EARLY 21 FAIR 34 FAIR 16 GEN POOR 11 POOR  
ADI LATE 33 FAIR 31 FAIR 13 GEN POOR 11 POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 4 5 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 7 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
 
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 50. EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH  
IN THE EVENING.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN, WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
GREIF  
 
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