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UKAWC 1st Detectors/1st Responders Precision Weather Forecast For BATH County, Kentucky
(based on the NWS County Digital Forecast)

ISSUED AT 06:00 UTC ON SUNDAY DEC 17 2017
DAY SUNDAY
EDT 3HR 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 32° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45°
TEMP 40° 38° 34° 34° 32° 32° 34° 36° 38° 40° 43° 45° 43° 43° 43° 43° 41°
SKY COVER 26% 38% 50% 61% 70% 80% 82% 84% 87% 91% 94% 98% 97% 95% 94% 91% 89%
Clouds
DEW PT 29° 27° 27° 27° 27° 29° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31° 32° 34° 36° 36° 36° 36°
RH 64% 66% 75% 77% 81% 84% 78% 72% 69% 67% 65% 62% 70% 75% 76% 76% 79%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- 8% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
DEW -- -- Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Hvy Dew
HeatIndex 37 35 32 34 32 32 32 34 36 38 41 43 42 41 41 41 40
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 5P 8P 11P 2A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 36° -- -- -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- 56° -- -- 34° 47° -- -- 32° 52° -- -- 40° 52° -- -- 32° 40° --
TEMP 40° 40° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 43° 45° 47° 49° 50° 50° 47° 43° 43° 43° 43° 49° 54° 54° 52° 43° 34° 45° 41° 36° 34° 52° 45° 43° 40° 52° 45° 38° 32° 40° 36°
SKY COVER 86% 85% 85% 85% 85% 85% 84% 86% 89% 90% 90% 89% 88% 87% 86% 85% 84% 83% 82% 81% 77% 75% 64% 63% 69% 67% 66% 64% 64% 46% 42% 53% 50% 37% 40% 32% 47% 54% 78% 88% 88% 86% 86% 84% 85%
Clouds
DEW PT 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 38° 31° 27° 27° 27° 29° 34° 36° 40° 38° 40° 36° 31° 29° 29° 25°
RH 79% 82% 85% 88% 92% 92% 96% 92% 92% 88% 89% 92% 92% 92% 88% 85% 76% 74% 71% 70% 79% 92% 96% 96% 96% 83% 66% 66% 71% 85% 89% 48% 57% 69% 81% 50% 68% 88% 92% 63% 70% 78% 88% 64% 66%
POP 12HR 58% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 18% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 10% -- -- -- 9% -- -- -- 10% -- 8% -- 22% -- 23% -- 6% -- 25% -- 45% -- 46% -- 49%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.05in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 6 7 6 6 7 7 8 7 6 5 5 6 6 5 5 6 2 6 7 10 7 5 6 7 5
WIND DIR S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W NW N NE NE E E S S S S SW W W NW W NW
HeatIndex 38 37 36 35 35 35 35 36 36 38 38 38 38 39 40 42 47 49 50 50 47 40 40 40 40 49 54 54 52 40 31 45 38 32 31 52 45 39 35 52 45 34 27 36 32
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37° 37° 37° 37° 37° 38° 40° 43° -- -- -- -- -- 39° 39° 39° 39° -- -- -- -- 40° 30° 42° 37° 32° 30° -- -- 39° 35° -- 41° 35° 27° 35° 32°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BATH County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 AM EST SUN DEC 17 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLOUDY    37  28  70 S7        30.21S WCI  32          
COVINGTON      PTCLDY    38  30  73 S7        30.17S WCI  33          
FRANKFORT      PTCLDY    38  27  64 S7        30.19F WCI  33          


Current NOWCAST not available:
Nowcasts are not issued routinely during fair weather. Only when
precipitation or other significant weather is occuring in this county will these
forecasts be issued. Currently, there is no short term forecast in effect.


Fire Weather Forecast For BATH County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Sun Dec 17 01:05:02 EST 2017

Whitley City, Corbin, and Williamsburg
607 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 50. 
   24 hr trend......16 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........36-42 percent. 
   24 hr trend......14 percent drier. 
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph, increasing to 10
                    to 15 mph, with gusts of 15 to 25 mph in the 
                    afternoon.  
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......3400 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Southwest around 10 mph increasing to around 20 
                    mph in the afternoon. 
Dispersion Index....65. 
Vent Rate...........Good (64600 knot-ft). 
ADI.................38 increasing to 66 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear, then increasing clouds after midnight.  
Min Temperature.....mid 20s in valleys, 28-33 on ridges.  
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........90-100 percent in valleys, 80-90 percent on ridges. 
   24 hr trend......11 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................6. 
LVORI...............6. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then 
                    rain likely in the afternoon. 
Max Temperature.....Around 45. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........58-68 percent. 
   24 hr trend......23 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......1200 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....12. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (12100 knot-ft). 
ADI.................12. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......70 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.07 inches. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BATH County, Kentucky
405 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

A slow moving cold front will affect eastern Kentucky from Friday
through Saturday. This has the potential to bring some snow to 
the area but the uncertainty is too high for any specifics, at 
this time. Stay tuned for later updates on this upcoming weather 
situation. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

Latest BATH County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
Additional Drought Info.: UKAWC Drought Page, Kentucky Drought Watch


7-Day Forecast For BATH County, KY

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

SUNDAY
Cloudy. A chance of rain. Rain likely late. Highs in the mid 40s. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the evening, then sprinkles possible. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Sprinkles possible in the morning. Highs in the lower 50s. Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light winds.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain or snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain or snow showers. Highs in the lower 40s.

Ag Weather Center, Department of Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky