600  
FNUS53 KLMK 200859  
FWFLMK  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
459 AM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE OHIO VALLEY  
TODAY, PUTTING AN END TO LINGERING LIGHT RAIN OVER SOUTHERN  
KENTUCKY AND USHERING IN GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING OVER 30  
MPH. SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN BEHIND THE COLD FRONT  
TONIGHT. DEPENDING ON WHEN SURFACE WINDS DIMINISH OVERNIGHT,  
PATCHY FROST IS EXPECTED. WITH THE HIGH LINGERING OVER THE AREA  
INTO MONDAY, FROST IS FORECAST TO BE WIDESPREAD SUNDAY NIGHT.  
MODERATING TEMPERATURES UNDER MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES WILL THEN PREVAIL  
FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.  
 
INZ076-083-084-089-202115-  
ORANGE-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PAOLI, JASPER, ENGLISH, AND TELL CITY  
459 AM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018 /359 AM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (0) 30 (-19) 52  
RH % (24H TREND) 43 (-2) 75 (-25) 40  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 14 G29 NW 11 G27 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)7415 4118  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 43 W 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 281770 28308  
DISPERSION EXCELLENT POOR  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL VRY UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 4  
ADI EARLY 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 9 3 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 4 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FROST. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
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
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ023-024-026>028-053-061>063-070>074-202115-  
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  
459 AM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018 /359 AM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64 (-4) 31 (-20) 52  
RH % (24H TREND) 43 (+1) 78 (-22) 40  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 12 G26 NW 12 G23 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6334 4089  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 37 N 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 228024 21018  
DISPERSION EXCELLENT POOR  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL VRY UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 4  
ADI EARLY 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 10 3 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FROST. WIDESPREAD FROST. LOWS IN  
THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.    
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 AROUND  
60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
INZ077>079-090>092-KYZ025-029>034-038-045-202115-  
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  
459 AM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (-2) 30 (-19) 51  
RH % (24H TREND) 42 (-2) 80 (-20) 41  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 14 G29 NW 12 G27 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)8763 4222  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 38 NW 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 280416 29183  
DISPERSION EXCELLENT MARGINAL  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL VRY UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 4  
ADI EARLY 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 10 3 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 4 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FROST. WIDESPREAD FROST. LOWS IN  
THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
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 LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ035>037-039>043-046>049-202115-  
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  
459 AM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60 (-6) 31 (-19) 50  
RH % (24H TREND) 48 (+3) 85 (-15) 45  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 8 NW 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 14 G28 NW 13 G26 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)6683 4253  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 36 NW 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 213856 33496  
DISPERSION EXCELLENT MARGINAL  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL VRY UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 3  
ADI EARLY 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 10 3 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 5 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. WIDESPREAD FROST. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
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  
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 LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
KYZ054>057-064>067-075>078-081-082-202115-  
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  
459 AM EDT SAT OCT 20 2018 /359 AM CDT SAT OCT 20 2018/  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (-9) 31 (-20) 52  
RH % (24H TREND) 50 (+3) 83 (-17) 40  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 6 N 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 11 G24 NW 12 G23 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5782 4062  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 36 N 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 190806 28776  
DISPERSION EXCELLENT POOR  
DSI SLGT UNSTBL VRY UNSTBL SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 4  
ADI EARLY 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR 0 VERY POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 9 3 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 2  
 
REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FROST. WIDESPREAD FROST. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.    
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
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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