088  
FNUS53 KJKL 021018  
FWFJKL  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
618 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
AREAS OF DENSE VALLEY FOG WILL CLEAR OUT BY MID  
MORNING. A LESS HUMID AIRMASS IS SLOWLY MOVING INTO THE AREA  
TODAY, AND THIS WILL GIVE EASTERN KENTUCKY SEVERAL WELCOMED DAYS  
OF DRY WEATHER. TEMPERATURES WILL PEAK EACH DAY IN THE UPPER 80S  
TO LOW 90S THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND, WITH RH BOTTOMING OUT IN  
THE 40 PERCENT RANGE. LOOK FOR SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY,  
ALONG WITH HIGHER RH, TO RETURN TO THE AREA FOR EACH AFTERNOON  
AND EVENING STARTING SUNDAY AND CONTINUING THOUGH AT LEAST  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-111-119-022130-  
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ELLIOTT-  
MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-LEE-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, BEATTYVILLE, AND INEZ  
618 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 88 (+3) 60 (-4) 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 42 (-18) 100 (0) 41  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) NE 2-6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) NE 2-6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7200 7500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 10 NE 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 61135 41904  
ADI EARLY 42 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 53 GEN GOOD 1 VERY POOR 51 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 8 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
KYZ079-083-022130-  
PULASKI-WAYNE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BURNSIDE, SOMERSET, AND MONTICELLO  
618 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 88 (+6) 59 (-6) 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 45 (-24) 100 (0) 41  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) NE 3-7 LGT/VAR NE 2-6  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7100 6900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 10 NE 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 61093 44727  
ADI EARLY 35 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 61 GOOD  
ADI LATE 51 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 9 7 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 9 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
KYZ068-069-080-084>088-114-116-022130-  
ROCKCASTLE-JACKSON-LAUREL-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-  
OWSLEY-CLAY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRODHEAD, MOUNT VERNON, MCKEE, ANNVILLE,  
LONDON, STEARNS, WHITLEY CITY, CORBIN, WILLIAMSBURG,  
BARBOURVILLE, MIDDLESBORO, PINEVILLE, CUMBERLAND, HARLAN,  
BOONEVILLE, AND MANCHESTER  
618 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 89 (+6) 59 (-6) 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 41 (-24) 100 (0) 39  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) N 3-7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6600 7000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 10 NE 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 60250 41976  
ADI EARLY 38 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 52 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 48 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 7 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 9 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
KYZ110-112-113-115-117-118-120-022130-  
FLOYD-BREATHITT-KNOTT-PERRY-LESLIE-LETCHER-PIKE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PRESTONSBURG, WHEELWRIGHT, JACKSON,  
HINDMAN, PIPPA PASSES, HAZARD, HYDEN, JENKINS, WHITESBURG,  
COAL RUN, ELKHORN CITY, PIKEVILLE, AND SOUTH WILLIAMSON  
618 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
TEMP (24H TREND) 88 (+4) 59 (-5) 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 41 (-19) 100 (0) 41  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) NE 3-7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6500 7300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 12 NE 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 64615 40427  
ADI EARLY 39 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 54 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 57 GEN GOOD 1 VERY POOR 56 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 9 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.    
INDEPENDENCE DAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. LIGHT  
WINDS.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT  
WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT  
WINDS.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
UP TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab KY Page Main Text Page