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One More Day of Heat with Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

One more day of early-season heat will grip the Northeastern U.S. today from New England to the Mid-Atlantic. A few more record highs are possible and heat advisories remain in effect from Boston to Philadelphia. Also, a cold front arriving into the East may produce strong to severe storms and heavy rain, which may result in flash flooding, from New England to the Southeast and Gulf Coast. Read More >


Fire Weather Forecasts:
  Narrative Forecast for Central Kentucky and Southern Indiana
  Forecast for the Hoosier National Forest
  National Fire Danger Rating Point Forecast (NFDRS)
  Fire Weather Watch/Red Flag Warnings (issued as needed)



Spot Forecast:

(Spot Request link below only for locations in southern Indiana and central Kentucky)

 Submit a Spot Burn Forecast Request -  Instructions
     [ Alternate Spot Burn Submission Method (via fax) ]

 For requests outside the Louisville Weather Forecast Office area of responsibility, click here to find the appropriate office fire weather page.

Fire Weather Outlooks:

 Fire Weather Outlooks from the Storm Prediction Center

Day 1 Fire Outlook

SPC Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook

Day 2 Fire Outlook

SPC Day 2 Fire Weather

Experimental Day 3-8 Outlook

Experimental Day 3-8 Fire Weather Outlook


Other Links:


Kentucky Fire Weather Annual Operating Plan

National Fire Weather Page

 National Interagency Fire Center
 Kentucky Interagency Coordination Center


   Neighboring NWS fire weather programs:   
    Wilmington, OH



Sullivan County IN RAWS   Archived Data

Hardin Ridge IN RAWS   Archived Data

Martin County IN Portable   Archived Data

The Tower Martin County IN RAWS   Archived Data

Big Oaks Ripley County IN RAWS   Archived Data

TS564 IN Portable   Archived Data 

Tipsaw Perry County IN RAWS   Archived Data

Greenville Muhlenberg County KY RAWS   Archived Data

Houchin Meadow Edomonson County KY RAWS   Archived Data

Alpine Clinton County KY RAWS   Archived Data

Somerset Pulaski County KY RAWS   Archived Data

Crittenden Grant County KY RAWS   Archived Data


Other Links
 Palmer Drought Index
 Keetch-Byram Index
 Drought Monitor
 National Observed Fire Danger Class
 Forecast  Fire Danger Class
 10 Hour Dead Fuel Moisture
 100 Hour Dead Fuel Moisture
 1000 Hour Dead Fuel Moisture