1st Responders/1st Detectors/Storm Spotters Weather Summary for Bell County, KY

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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 18:00 UTC ON TUESDAY NOV 21 2017
DAY TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- 59°
TEMP 58° 58° 58° 56° 56°
SKY COVER 59% 56% 53% 51% 58%
Clouds
DEW PT 43° 43° 45° 45° 43°
RH 59% 57% 61% 63% 63%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 9 9 8 7 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 15 15 13 8 7
WIND DIR SW SW SW S SW
DEW -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 58 58 58 56 56
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY
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 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 38° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 47° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 25° -- -- 49° -- -- 29° 54° -- -- 36° 54° -- -- 31° 43° -- -- 23° 43° --
TEMP 54° 52° 52° 49° 47° 45° 43° 43° 41° 40° 40° 40° 38° 38° 40° 40° 43° 43° 45° 47° 47° 45° 43° 38° 36° 34° 32° 31° 31° 29° 27° 27° 25° 36° 47° 47° 38° 31° 29° 54° 41° 36° 38° 54° 45° 38° 31° 43° 34° 29° 25° 43° 34°
SKY COVER 49% 65% 38% 37% 31% 25% 43% 60% 77% 83% 82% 80% 79% 79% 79% 80% 60% 41% 21% 18% 11% 8% 8% 9% 9% 9% 9% 8% 9% 10% 10% 15% 32% 29% 20% 12% 18% 7% 5% 1% 3% 22% 67% 34% 22% 21% 29% 21% 22% 21% 12% 11% 15%
Clouds
DEW PT 45° 43° 43° 43° 41° 40° 38° 38° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 32° 31° 31° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 25° 25° 25° 27° 29° 29° 31° 29° 27° 29° 36° 34° 36° 38° 38° 32° 29° 25° 25° 22° 20° 23° 25°
RH 68% 70% 71% 77% 79% 79% 82% 82% 82% 82% 78% 81% 85% 82% 79% 73% 64% 60% 55% 51% 49% 51% 57% 64% 72% 77% 81% 85% 84% 91% 92% 92% 95% 70% 49% 47% 75% 92% 92% 39% 78% 88% 88% 54% 73% 81% 95% 50% 69% 77% 84% 46% 69%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 2% -- 2% -- 2% -- 3% -- 4% -- 3% -- 2% -- 2% -- 2%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 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) 5 5 2 2 2 2 1 0 1 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 5 5 7 5 5 5 7 6 2 1 2 1
WIND DIR SW SW SW W W W W NW NW NW N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N NE NE NE N NE N W NW NW SE SE S S S SW W W NW NW NW NW NW N NW SW
HeatIndex 54 52 52 49 47 45 43 43 41 38 38 36 35 35 36 38 40 41 42 47 47 45 41 36 36 34 32 31 31 29 27 27 25 36 47 47 38 31 29 54 41 33 35 54 45 34 26 38 29 25 25 41 34
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37° 37° 35° 35° 37° 37° 40° 40° 43° -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 32° 35° -- 43° 35° 26° 39° 29° -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 200 PM EST TUE NOV 21 2017
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        MOSUNNY   61  41  47 MISG      29.99F                  
LONDON         PTSUNNY   62  43  49 SW15G28   30.00F                  
SOMERSET       SUNNY     61  37  41 W16G22    30.01F                  
MIDDLESBORO    CLOUDY    57  44  62 S9        30.04F                  
MONTICELLO     CLEAR     63  43  48 W23G31    30.01F                  


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: Tue Nov 21 13:05:01 EST 2017

Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville, 
and South Williamson
323 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. 
Max Temperature.....58-63. 
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........44-54 percent. 
   24 hr trend......16 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts up
                    to 25 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest 
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon. 
Dispersion Index....43. 
Vent Rate...........Fair (43100 knot-ft). 
ADI.................34 increasing to 47 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. 
Min Temperature.....38-43. 
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........76-84 percent. 
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier. 
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................9. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 44. 
   24 hr trend......16 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........44-54 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....24. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (24200 knot-ft). 
ADI.................28. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BELL County, Kentucky
243 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.  

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 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

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Light winds.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 40s. Light winds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Light winds.

THANKSGIVING DAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Light winds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs 40 to 45.

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