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

ISSUED AT 20:00 UTC ON THURSDAY SEP 20 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 88°
TEMP 88° 85° 81°
SKY COVER 20% 18% 16%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70°
RH 55% 60% 69%
POP 12HR -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 6 6 6
WIND DIR S S S
DEW -- -- --
HeatIndex 93 89 86
Rain Showers -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- --
Fog -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 80.77 79.24 77.21



DAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 86° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 79° -- -- 65° 74° -- -- 63° 79° -- -- 63° 76° -- -- 63° 74° --
TEMP 77° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 67° 67° 67° 70° 74° 77° 81° 83° 85° 86° 86° 85° 83° 79° 76° 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 76° 79° 77° 70° 67° 65° 74° 68° 67° 65° 79° 70° 65° 65° 76° 70° 65° 65° 74° 67°
SKY COVER 14% 17% 20% 23% 22% 22% 21% 21% 21% 21% 18% 15% 12% 14% 14% 15% 17% 23% 26% 28% 31% 33% 33% 32% 32% 33% 36% 37% 41% 48% 51% 57% 68% 73% 76% 76% 77% 80% 83% 83% 85% 88% 86% 82% 77% 65% 69% 67% 76% 76% 66% 73% 66% 85% 86%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 67° 68° 70° 68° 68° 65° 65° 67° 67° 65° 63° 65° 67° 63° 63° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 65°
RH 78% 87% 90% 93% 96% 92% 93% 93% 90% 93% 96% 99% 100% 90% 81% 74% 65% 60% 56% 55% 54% 56% 62% 68% 82% 90% 93% 93% 96% 96% 96% 93% 96% 93% 100% 79% 72% 73% 93% 96% 99% 79% 93% 93% 96% 64% 87% 92% 96% 70% 93% 100% 100% 78% 96%
POP 12HR 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 17% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37% -- -- -- 59% -- 52% -- 61% -- 42% -- 27% -- 33% -- 48% -- 45% -- 66%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- 0.02in -- 0.04in -- 0.45in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 5 5 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 2 6 2 2 2 6 2 2 2 7 6
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S S S S S S NE E NW N N NE NE N NE E SE S SE SE SE S S S S SW W
HeatIndex 77 74 72 72 70 70 70 70 70 70 67 67 67 70 74 77 85 87 90 91 91 90 86 82 76 72 70 70 68 68 68 68 67 67 67 76 83 77 70 67 65 74 68 67 65 79 70 65 65 76 70 65 65 74 67
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Areas of Areas of Areas of Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy -- -- -- Patchy -- -- -- Patchy -- -- -- Patchy -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 74.80 72.91 71.27 71.49 69.75 69.51 69.57 69.57 69.38 69.57 66.82 66.95 67.00 69.38 72.41 74.40 76.73 77.68 78.66 79.27 79.12 78.66 77.94 75.44 74.30 71.27 69.57 69.57 67.80 67.80 67.80 67.65 66.82 66.68 67.00 74.01 75.89 74.30 69.57 66.82 64.97 72.24 67.65 66.68 64.86 75.00 69.20 64.73 64.86 73.16 69.57 65.00 65.00 72.16 66.82

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON          N/A     88  68  51 CALM      30.11F HX  91           
LONDON           N/A     87  68  52 S5        30.10F HX  90           
MONTICELLO*      N/A     93  69  45 N9G20     30.09F HX  98           
WILLIAMSBURG*    N/A     86  68  54 CALM      30.10F                  
MIDDLESBORO*     N/A     89  67  48 S5        30.11F HX  92           
HARLAN APT*      N/A     87  67  51 W5        30.13F HX  90           
PIKE CO APT*     N/A     87  69  55 CALM      30.12F HX  91           
BIG SANDY APT*   N/A     89  69  52 S3        30.11S HX  93           
MOREHEAD APT*    N/A     90  68  48 VRB5      30.10S HX  93           
ASHLAND*         N/A     90  71  53 S8        30.06F HX  96           


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 BELL County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu Sep 20 16:05:01 EDT 2018

Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee, 
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns, 
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, 
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty, 
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, 
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, 
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run, 
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
500 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       
Chance precip (%)     0            0            30           
Precip type           None         None         showers      
Temp (24H TREND)      87-90 (+2)   64-71 (+4)   85-88        
Rh % (24H TREND)      46-51 (+1)   84-100 (+1)  48-53        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SW 5-9 G15   
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW 4-8 G15   
Precip duration                                 1            
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01         
LAL                   1            1            2            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6100                      7100         
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  3                     SW 17        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     18294                     109150       
ADI Early             19 Gen Poor  2 Very Poor  76 Good      
ADI Late              28 Fair      5 Very Poor  82 Good      
Max LVORI Early       8            6            6            
Max LVORI Late        3            7            3            

REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH        
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS        
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS        
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BELL County, Kentucky
423 PM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Thunderstorms will be possible at times Friday through Wednesday,
mainly during the afternoon and early evening hours. If
thunderstorms occur on Friday afternoon or Friday evening, a few 
of them may contain strong winds gusts.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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


7-Day Forecast For BELL County, KY

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Patchy valley fog late. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.

FRIDAY
Warm. Mostly sunny. Patchy valley fog early. Highs in the mid 80s. Light winds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers late. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 80. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late. Patchy valley fog late. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Cloudy with showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows around 60.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.

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