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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN KENTUCKY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
510 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
TODAY...BRINGING STRONG GUSTY WINDS TO EASTERN KENTUCKY.
SOUTHWEST WINDS COULD GUST AS HIGH AS 45 MPH THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING. MILD CONDITIONS WILL BE SEEN TO START THE DAY BEFORE THE
FRONT BRINGS FALLING TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS. THE COOLER WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE REST
OF THE WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING PRECIPITATION FREE
CONDITIONS TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. A COUPLE OF WEATHER SYSTEMS
WILL BRING THE THREAT OF RAIN OR SNOW BACK TO EASTERN KENTUCKY
FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THANKSGIVING DAY. THE COOL
CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY...BUT IT LOOKS LIKE A
WARM UP COULD BE COMING STARTING NEXT WEEKEND.

KYZ044-050>052-058>060-068-069-079-080-083>088-104-106>120-250315-
FLEMING-MONTGOMERY-BATH-ROWAN-ESTILL-POWELL-MENIFEE-ROCKCASTLE-
JACKSON-PULASKI-LAUREL-WAYNE-MCCREARY-WHITLEY-KNOX-BELL-HARLAN-
ELLIOTT-MORGAN-JOHNSON-WOLFE-MAGOFFIN-FLOYD-LEE-BREATHITT-KNOTT-
OWSLEY-PERRY-CLAY-LESLIE-LETCHER-MARTIN-PIKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLEMINGSBURG...MOUNT STERLING...
OWINGSVILLE...MOREHEAD...IRVINE...STANTON...FRENCHBURG...
MOUNT VERNON...MCKEE...SOMERSET...LONDON...MONTICELLO...
WHITLEY CITY...CORBIN...WILLIAMSBURG...BARBOURVILLE...MIDDLESBORO...
PINEVILLE...HARLAN...SANDY HOOK...WEST LIBERTY...PAINTSVILLE...
CAMPTON...SALYERSVILLE...PRESTONSBURG...BEATTYVILLE...JACKSON...
HINDMAN...BOONEVILLE...HAZARD...MANCHESTER...HYDEN...WHITESBURG...
INEZ...PIKEVILLE
510 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SPRINKLES.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
   24 HR TREND......4 DEGREES WARMER.
MIN HUMIDITY........51-61 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT WETTER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....163.
VENT RATE...........EXCELLENT (163100 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......10 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
   24 HR TREND......20 DEGREES COOLER.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-97 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......13 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
   24 HR TREND......17 DEGREES COOLER.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-51 PERCENT.
   24 HR TREND......17 PERCENT DRIER.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....28.
VENT RATE...........POOR (27700 KNOT-FT).
PROB OF PRECIP......0 PERCENT.
QPF (INCHES)........NONE.

$$

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE AT
NIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE AT NIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 50.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$
KAS






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