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Updated Sunday Evening, November 18, 2018, U.S.
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Regional Hourly Observations For CARROL County, Kentucky
Issued at 600 PM EST SUN NOV 18 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LEXINGTON FAIR 53 43 68 SW6 30.12F COVINGTON CLOUDY 48 40 73 N8 30.12S FRANKFORT CLOUDY 53 45 74 CALM 30.11R
Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 600pm EST, Sunday November 18, 2018
Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 45 degrees west, near 53 degrees central, and near 55 degrees east. Current sky conditions are cloudy west, fair central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 76%, and the dew point is near 38 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 68%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 54%, and the dew point is near 39 degrees. Current drying conditions are fair west, fair central, and fair east. Tobacco stripping conditions are marginal west, marginal central, and marginal east. Conditions are hazy west. Winds are from the northeast at 6 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the southwest at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 56 degrees at Bowling Green. The lowest temperature is 45 degrees at Paducah and Owensboro.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
420 AM EST Sun Nov 18 2018
DAY ONE Today and Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 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.
7-Day Forecast For CARROL County, KY
616 PM EST Sun Nov 18 2018
Cloudy. A chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. North winds around 5 mph until early morning, becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Cloudy. Rain likely, mainly in the morning. Cooler with highs in the lower 40s. North winds around 5 mph, becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the morning. Highs around 40. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
Partly cloudy in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Clear. Lows in the lower 30s.
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Rain likely. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.
Medium & Long Range Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY NOV 24-28 NOV 26-DEC 2 DEC DEC18-FEB19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Below Below Normal Precipitation: Above Normal Below Below .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas PriddyTWC Jet, 15-Day Jet,Trend, Max/Mins
6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
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Kentucky Climate Summary
Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 11-11-2018 to 11-17-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 36 degrees across the state which was 12 degrees cooler than normal and 12 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 42 in the West to 45 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 18 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 15 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 28 degrees in the West to 30 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 11 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 5 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 65 degrees at BENTON 4N and the extreme low was 0 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.38 inches statewide which was 0.49 inches above normal and 155% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.77 inches, Central 1.68 inches, Bluegrass 1.44 inches and East 1.61 inches, which was -0.29, 0.75, 0.67 and 0.80 inches respectively from normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.14 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 2.59 inches at GREENVILLE 6N.
Sunday November 18, 2018 the 322th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -19.440000 Distance 0.999723 AU Rise 07:23 EST Set 17:24 EST Transit Meridian 12:23 EST Civil Twilight Begins 06:56 EST Ends 17:52 EST --------------------------------------------------- Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 56 / 35 --------------------------------------------------- Calculations made for central point in Kentucky Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- PriddySunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
NOVEMBER 18TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1873... A severe storm raged from Georgia to Nova Scotia causing great losses to fishing fleets along the coast. In Maine, the barometric pressure reached 28.49 inches at Portland. (David Ludlum) ...1955... An early season cold snap finally came to an end. Helena MT experienced 138 consecutive hours of subzero temperatures, including a reading of 29 below zero, which surpassed by seven degrees their previous record for the month of November. Missoula MT broke their November record by 12 degrees with a reading of 23 below zero, and Salt Lake City UT smashed their previous November record of zero with a reading of 14 below. Heavy snow in the Great Basin closed Donner Pass CA, and total crop damage from the cold wave amounted to eleven million dollars. (David Ludlum) ...1957... A tornado, 100 yards in width, travelled a nearly "straight as an arrow" 27-mile path from near Rosa AL to near Albertville AL, killing three persons. A home in the Susan Moore community in Blount County was picked up and dropped 500 feet away killing one person. (The Weather Channel) ...1986... The first of two successive snowstorms struck the northeastern U.S. The storm produced up to 20 inches of snow in southern New Hampshire. Two days later a second storm produced up to 30 inches of snow in northern Maine. (Storm Data)UKAWC Briefing Page