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Regional Hourly Observations For CARROL County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
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Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 100pm EDT, Thursday September 20, 2018
Current weather across Kentucky is not available at this time.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
505 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018
DAY ONE Today and Tonight. The heat index will rise into the mid to upper 90s this afternoon. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Friday through Wednesday. Scattered to numerous thunderstorms will occur Friday afternoon and evening. A few of these storms may be strong to severe with damaging winds being the primary threat. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation may be required on Friday.
7-Day Forecast For CARROL County, KY
1044 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018
REST OF TODAY
Mostly sunny late this morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Hot with highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Muggy and unseasonably warm. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming north after midnight. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Cooler with highs around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Medium & Long Range Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY SEP 25-29 SEP 27-OCT 3 SEP SEP-NOV ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Below Above Above Precipitation: Above Above Normal Normal .... 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 09-13-2018 to 09-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 77 degrees across the state which was 8 degrees warmer than normal and 6 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 90 in the West to 84 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 8 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 66 degrees in the West to 68 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 7 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 12 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 97 degrees at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 58 degrees at BRANDENBURG 4SW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.49 inches statewide which was 0.35 inches below normal and 59% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.03 inches, Central 0.23 inches, Bluegrass 0.66 inches and East 1.03 inches, which was -0.82, -0.70, -0.09 and 0.21 inches respectively from normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at BENTON 4N to a high of 2.44 inches at MOREHEAD 4NE.
Thursday September 20, 2018 the 263th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 0.710000 Distance 0.999719 AU Rise 07:25 EDT Set 19:38 EDT Transit Meridian 13:31 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:00 EDT Ends 20:03 EDT --------------------------------------------------- Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 78 / 55 --------------------------------------------------- Calculations made for central point in Kentucky Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- PriddySunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
SEPTEMBER 20TH HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1845... A tornado traveled 275 miles across Lake Ontario, New York and Lake Champlain. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) ...1926... A hurricane which hit Miami FL on the 18th, pounded Pensacola with wind gusts to 152 mph. Winds raged in excess of 100 mph for four hours, and above 75 mph for 20 hours. (The Weather Channel) ...1967... Hurricane Beulah moved into South Texas, and torrential rains from the hurricane turned the rich agricultural areas of South Texas into a large lake. Hurricane Beulah also spawned a record 115 tornadoes. (David Ludlum) ...1983... The temperature at West Yellowstone MT plunged to six degrees below zero, while the temperature at San Francisco CA soared to 94 degrees. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Afternoon and evening thunderstorms produced severe weather in Oklahoma and west Texas. In Oklahoma, a thunderstorm at Seiling produced three inches of rain in one hour, golf ball size hail, and wind gusts to 60 mph which collapsed a tent at the state fair injuring nine persons. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... Showers and thunderstorms produced locally heavy rains in central Wyoming, and snow in some of the higher elevations. Casper WY reported 1.75 inches of rain in 24 hours, and a thunder- storm north of the Wild Horse Reservoir produced 1.90 inches of rain in just forty minutes. ...1989... Hugo jilted Iris. Hurricane Hugo churned toward the South Atlantic Coast, gradually regaining strength along the way. Tropical Storm Iris got too close to Hugo, and began to weaken. A cold front brought strong and gusty winds to the Great Basin and the Southern Plateau Region, with wind gusts to 44 mph reported at Kingman AZ. (The National Weather Summary) ...2000... Thunderstorm winds gusting to 115 mph snapped telephone poles in Brandenburg (Meade County), Kentucky. (NWS Louisville)UKAWC Briefing Page