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Updated Tuesday, December 10, 2019, U.S.
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Regional Hourly Observations For CARROL County, Kentucky
Issued at 900 AM EST TUE DEC 10 2019
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LEXINGTON CLOUDY 34 23 64 W15 30.13R WCI 24 COVINGTON CLOUDY 29 18 63 W18G24 30.08R WCI 16 FRANKFORT CLOUDY 32 23 69 W14G24 30.11R WCI 22
Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 900am EST, Tuesday December 10, 2019
Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 31 degrees west, near 34 degrees central, and near 43 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, cloudy central, and light rain east. In the west, relative humidity is near 54%, and the dew point is near 16 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 64%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 100%, and the dew point is near 43 degrees. Current drying conditions are fair west, fair central, and poor east. Tobacco stripping conditions are marginal west, marginal central, and favorable east. There is patchy fog east. Winds are from the north at 8 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 23 degrees west. Winds are from the west at 15 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. The wind chill is near 24 degrees central. Winds are from the northwest at 9 mph with gusts at 20 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light rain. 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 43 degrees at Jackson. The lowest temperature is 28 degrees at Henderson.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
456 AM EST Tue Dec 10 2019
DAY ONE Today and tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday. The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For CARROL County, KY
935 AM EST Tue Dec 10 2019
REST OF TODAY
Mostly cloudy and much cooler. Near steady temperatures in the lower 30s. West winds around 10 mph.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds around 5 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. North winds around 5 mph, becoming east after midnight.
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s.
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of snow 30 percent.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow and rain in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Medium & Long Range Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 15-19 DEC 17-23 DEC DEC-FEB ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Normal Above Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Above .... 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 12-03-2019 to 12-09-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 44 degrees across the state which was 3 degrees warmer than normal and no change to the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 56 in the West to 51 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 36 degrees in the West to 34 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 64 degrees at ALBANY 1N and the extreme low was 19 degrees at CARLISLE 5SW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.17 inches statewide which was 0.91 inches below normal and 16% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.11 inches, Central 0.09 inches, Bluegrass 0.26 inches and East 0.23 inches, which was 1.11, 1.06, 0.67 and 0.78 inches below normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at ALBANY 1N to a high of 0.60 inches at VANCEBURG 6W.
Tuesday December 10, 2019 the 344th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -22.960000 Distance 0.999724 AU Rise 07:44 EST Set 17:19 EST Transit Meridian 12:31 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:15 EST Ends 17:47 EST --------------------------------------------------- Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 48 / 28 --------------------------------------------------- Calculations made for central point in Kentucky Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- PriddySunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
DECEMBER 10TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1699... A severe ice storm hit Boston MA causing much damage to orchards. (The Weather Channel) ...1946... The temperature at New York City soared to 70 degrees. (David Ludlum) ...1949... The barometric pressure at Las Vegas NV reached a record low reading of 29.17 inches (987.8 millibars). (The Weather Channel) ...1987... A cold front brought high winds to the eastern slopes of the Northern and Central Rockies. Winds gusted to 97 mph at Mines Peak CO. In Wyoming, up to a foot of snow blanketed the Teton Village Ski Resort, northwest of Jackson. Strong chinook winds in the Central High Plains Region, gusting to 61 mph at Scottsbluff NE, warmed temperatures to near 70 degrees. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Squalls produced heavy snow in the Lower Great Lakes Region. Totals in northeastern Ohio ranged up to 14 inches at Harpersfield, and totals in western New York State ranged up to 14 inches at Sodus. In the snowbelt of Upper Michigan, the Ontonogon area reported two feet of snow in two days. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... Heavy snow fell across the northern and central mountains of Colorado, with 24 inches reported at Steamboat Springs. Six to twelve inches of snow fell in the Denver and Boulder area delaying plane flights and snarling traffic. Heavy snow also spread across the Central Plains into the Mississippi Valley. Winner SD received 11 inches of snow, and more than ten inches of snow was reported north of Sioux City IA. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)UKAWC Briefing Page