763  
FNUS53 KJKL 262140  
FWFJKL  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY  
440 PM EST FRI FEB 26 2021  
   
DISCUSSION
 
LIGHT RAIN HAS OVERSPREAD THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON.  
LOOK FOR SEVERAL ROUNDS OF WIDESPREAD MODERATE, TO AT TIMES  
HEAVY, RAINFALL FROM TONIGHT THROUGH THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. THIS  
WILL KEEP HUMIDITY LEVELS HIGH INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK, AS WELL. IN  
ADDITION, TEMPERATURES WILL TREND ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THIS  
WEEKEND.  
 
KYZ044-050>052-058>060-104-106>109-111-119-270930-  
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  
440 PM EST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 70 90 90  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS TSTMS TSTMS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 41 (+9) 58 (+14) 48 65  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+25) 71 (+23) 100 76  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) W 2-6 G14 SW 5-9 G25  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) SE 2-6 G13 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 4-8 G25  
PRECIP DURATION 4 2 5 7  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.04 0.71 0.93  
LAL 1 1 3 2  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 4 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2600 1100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 8 SW 21  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 19577 20380  
ADI EARLY 8 POOR 34 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 29 FAIR  
ADI LATE 7 POOR 33 FAIR 9 POOR 29 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 7 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 5 7 5  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
KYZ079-083-270930-  
PULASKI-WAYNE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BURNSIDE, SOMERSET, AND MONTICELLO  
440 PM EST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 80 90  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS TSTMS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 44 (+6) 60 (+12) 52 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+32) 74 (+20) 100 74  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) W 2-6 G15 SW 7-11 G27  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) SE 3-7 G13 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6-10 G27  
PRECIP DURATION 5 3 3 8  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.53 0.09 0.54 1.12  
LAL 2 2 3 2  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1900 1400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 3 SW 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 6084 26911  
ADI EARLY 6 VERY POOR 11 POOR 3 VERY POOR 34 FAIR  
ADI LATE 9 POOR 9 POOR 15 GEN POOR 28 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 7 7 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 5 7 5  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
KYZ068-069-080-084>088-114-116-270930-  
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  
440 PM EST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 70 90  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS TSTMS TSTMS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 43 (+6) 60 (+13) 51 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+32) 71 (+21) 100 72  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) SW 2-6 G17 SW 6-10 G25  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) SE 3-7 G15 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-9 G25  
PRECIP DURATION 5 3 2 8  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.68 0.14 0.35 0.97  
LAL 2 2 3 2  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1800 1800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 6 SW 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 9361 34093  
ADI EARLY 7 POOR 19 GEN POOR 3 VERY POOR 37 FAIR  
ADI LATE 9 POOR 14 GEN POOR 12 POOR 39 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 7 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 5 6 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
KYZ110-112-113-115-117-118-120-270930-  
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  
440 PM EST FRI FEB 26 2021  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 90 70 90  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS TSTMS TSTMS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 42 (+8) 59 (+10) 51 66  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+26) 73 (+27) 100 70  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) SW 2-6 G17 SW 5-9 G26  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) SE 3-7 G16 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 4-8 G25  
PRECIP DURATION 5 3 2 7  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.46 0.14 0.34 0.80  
LAL 2 1 2 2  
HAINES INDEX (MID) 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2100 2400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 SW 25  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 18228 53588  
ADI EARLY 8 POOR 30 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 52 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 29 FAIR 11 POOR 54 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 7 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 5 7 4  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS  
THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST  
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
GREIF  
 
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