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SPOT FORECAST FOR US EAST 3900...ROWAN EM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
1230 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1218 EST ON NOVEMBER 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...BREEZY AND BECOMING WETTER THIS AFTERNOON...

.DISCUSSION...A WARM FRONT IS LIFTING NORTH ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS TO EASTERN KENTUCKY FOR LATER
THIS AFTERNOON. THE SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO THIS EVENING...BEFORE
TEMPORARILY TAPERING OFF FOR THE SECOND HALF OF TONIGHT. A STRONG
COLD FRONT WILL THEN MOVE THROUGH THE AREA ON MONDAY. THIS FRONT
WILL BRING STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH...WITH
GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH. COLDER WEATHER WILL FOLLOW THROUGH THE END OF
THE WORK WEEK.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY THEN WIDESPREAD
                    SHOWERS BY LATE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH
                    POSSIBLE IN ANY ROBUST SHOWER.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
POP.................100 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 13 TO 22 MPH INCREASING TO 23 TO 26
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EST)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........97     100    100    95
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  CHANCE DEFNTE DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............59     61     62     58
RH..............44     50     59     77
20 FT WIND DIR..SE     SE     SE     SE
20 FT WIND SPD..10     12     12     10
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     25     20
RIDGETOP WIND...SE 10  SE 15  SE 15  SE 15
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.7    0.7    0.7    1.3
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 13  SE 21  SE 23  SE 26
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS...ESPECIALLY
                    EARLY. MILD.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
POP.................90 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EST)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........94     92     88     79     73     73
WEATHER COV.....DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE LIKELY CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............52     52     54     56     55     54
RH..............96     96     91     88     89     92
20 FT WIND DIR..SE     SE     S      S      S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..15     12     12     14     13     13
20 FT WIND GUST.25     20     25     25     25     25
RIDGETOP WIND...SE 15  SE 15  S 15   S 15   S 15   S 15
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.5    1.3    1.2    1.1    1.4    1.6
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 26  SE 24  S 23   S 24   S 24   SW 28
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...GREIF
REQUESTED BY...DANNY BLEVINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20141123.USEAS.02/JKL






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