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Regional Hourly Observations For BOONE County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      MOSUNNY   86  64  47 W8        30.06F                  
COVINGTON      MOSUNNY   86  66  51 S10       30.03F                  
FRANKFORT      MOSUNNY   85  64  49 SW8       30.03F                  

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Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 500pm EDT, Sunday May 29, 2016

Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 87 degrees west, near 86 degrees central, and near 81 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny west, mostly sunny central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 47%, and the dew point is near 64 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 60%, and the dew point is near 66 degrees. Current drying conditions are good west, good central, and fair east. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are from the west at 7 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 8 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 87 degrees at Paducah and Bowling Green. The lowest temperature is 81 degrees at Jackson.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOONE County, Kentucky
505 AM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

 DAY ONE  TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON INTO
THE EVENING. A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG AND
APPROACH SEVERE LIMITS WITH GUSTY WINDS AND HAIL. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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7-Day Forecast For BOONE County, KY
321 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

TONIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING

THEN MOSTLY CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.

MEMORIAL DAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

MONDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE EVENING

BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.

TUESDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

TUESDAY NIGHT
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

WEDNESDAY
MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING
THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

THURSDAY
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT.

THURSDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.

FRIDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.

SATURDAY NIGHT
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.

SUNDAY
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For BOONE County, Kentucky
                             KENTUCKY                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                 JUN 4-JUN 8 JUN 6-JUN 12    JUN       JUN-AUG                      
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   Temperature:      Below        Below      Above      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Above       Normal      Above     Normal                      

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Drought Status For BOONE County, Kentucky
(Based on the latest Palmer Drought Severity and Crop Moisture Indices)
BLUEGRASS KY CLIMATE DIVISION

Hydrological Drought (PDSI) Situation:
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Current Long-term Hydrological Moisture Status: NEAR NORMAL           (PDSI=   1.41)
Rainfall Needed:  0.00 inches ABOVE NORMAL


Crop Moisture (CMI) Situation:
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Current Short-term Crop Moisture Status: Too Wet, Some Standing Water                 (CMI=   2.00)
Change From Previous Week: WETTER     SOILS (  0.20)

Note: Due to rainfall variability within each climate division, check Precip Reports/GIS Estimates and the Kentucky Climate Summary for the latest moisture information for this county.

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Kentucky Climate Summary
Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 05-22-2016 to 05-28-2016

Temperatures for the period averaged 69 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal and 14 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 81 in the West to 80 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 60 degrees in the West to 55 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 89 degrees at VANCEBURG 6W and the extreme low was 41 degrees at CYNTHIANA 8N.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.06 inches statewide which was 0.05 inches below normal and 95% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.78 inches, Central 1.42 inches, Bluegrass 0.52 inches and East 0.54 inches, which was 0.68, 0.27, -0.55 and -0.58 inches respectively from normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.06 inches at PIKEVILLE 13S to a high of 5.01 inches at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS.

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Almanac Information
Sunday May 29, 2016 the 150th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 21.840000
Distance 0.999716 AU
Rise 06:18 EDT Set 20:54 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:35 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 05:49 EDT Ends 21:24 EDT

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Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 82 / 59
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Calculations made for central point in Kentucky
Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
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MAY 29TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1877...
A "terrific" two day long sandstorm (sand) blasted Yuma AZ. (28th-29th)
(The Weather Channel)
...1951...
A massive hailstorm, from Wallace to Kearney County in Kansas, caused six
million dollars damage to crops. (David Ludlum)
...1953...
A tornado, 600 yards wide at times, killed two persons on its 20 mile path
from southwest of Fort Rice ND into Emmons County. Nearly every building in
Fort Rice was damaged. The Catholic church was leveled, with some pews
jammed four feet into the ground. (The Weather Channel)

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