Muhlenberg County, KY Weather And Climate Synopsis


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Regional Hourly Observations For MUHLENBERG County, Kentucky
Issued at 600 AM EDT WED APR 25 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      51  49  92 W7        29.98R                  
HENDERSON      FOG       46  46 100 CALM      29.97R VSB 1/2          
OWENSBORO      FOG       53  53 100 NW3       29.96S VSB 1/4          
HOPKINSVILLE   NOT AVBL                                               
BOWLING GREEN  CLOUDY    56  53  90 N3        29.94S                  
GLASGOW        CLOUDY    54  52  94 NW3       29.93S                  

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Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 600am EDT, Wednesday April 25, 2018

Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 51 degrees west, near 53 degrees central, and near 53 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, cloudy central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 49 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. Current drying conditions are poor west, poor central, and poor east. Winds are from the west at 7 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northwest at 6 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are variable at 5 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 56 degrees at Louisville International and Bowling Green. The lowest temperature is 46 degrees at Henderson.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MUHLENBERG County, Kentucky
337 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

Patchy dense fog may slow the morning commute in some locations 
early this morning. Please refer to the Special Weather Statement 
for more details.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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7-Day Forecast For MUHLENBERG County, KY
326 AM CDT Wed Apr 25 2018

TODAY
Mostly cloudy. Patchy dense fog in the morning. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

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Medium & Long Range Outlook For MUHLENBERG County, Kentucky
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
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   Temperature:     Normal        Above      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:     Normal        Above      Above      Above                      

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

Hydrological Drought (PDSI) Situation:
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Current Long-term Hydrological Moisture Status: NEAR NORMAL           (PDSI=   1.64)
Rainfall Needed:  0.00 inches ABOVE NORMAL


Crop Moisture (CMI) Situation:
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Current Short-term Crop Moisture Status: Favorable, Except Still Too Wet In Spots     (CMI=   1.16)
Change From Previous Week: DRIER      SOILS ( -1.14)

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 04-17-2018 to 04-23-2018

Temperatures for the period averaged 53 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees cooler than normal and 2 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 66 in the West to 67 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 5 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 43 degrees in the West to 39 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 83 degrees at JACKSON and the extreme low was 22 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.00 inches statewide which was 0.01 inches above normal and 101% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.96 inches, Central 0.73 inches, Bluegrass 0.74 inches and East 0.59 inches, which was 0.81, -0.26, -0.17 and -0.33 inches respectively from normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.19 inches at LOUISA 1S to a high of 5.04 inches at MAYFIELD 6SW.

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Almanac Information
Wednesday April 25, 2018 the 115th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination 13.510000
Distance 0.999718 AU
Rise 06:49 EDT Set 20:24 EDT
Transit Meridian 13:36 EDT
Civil Twilight Begins 06:22 EDT Ends 20:51 EDT

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Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 72 / 48
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Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and
elevation -- Priddy

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Weather History...



APRIL 25TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1875...
New York City received three inches of snow, the latest measurable snow of
record for that location. (David Ludlum)
...1898...
The temperature at Volcano Springs CA hit 118 degrees to establish a U.S.
record for the month of April. (The Weather Channel)
...1910...
Chicago IL was blanketed with 2.5 inches of snow, and a total of 6.5 inches
between the 22nd and the 26th. It was the latest significant snow of record
for the city. (The Weather Channel)
...1920...
Atlanta GA received 1.5 inches of snow, and experienced their latest freeze
of record with a morning low of 32 degrees. The high of just 39 degrees was
only their second daily high colder than 40 degrees in April. (The Weather
Channel)

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