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UKAWC 1st Detectors/1st Responders Precision Weather Forecast For BOYD 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 -- -- -- -- -- 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41°
TEMP 36° 34° 34° 32° 32° 31° 31° 32° 36° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 38°
SKY COVER 26% 41% 48% 54% 66% 72% 76% 83% 87% 90% 95% 98% 98% 97% 97% 97% 97%
Clouds
DEW PT 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 29° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31° 31° 32° 32° 32°
RH 69% 72% 74% 77% 78% 81% 85% 85% 75% 72% 67% 67% 69% 69% 73% 76% 79%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 5 5 6 6 6 5 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 6 7 7 7 9 9 9 7 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 Frost Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 36 34 34 32 32 31 31 32 33 34 36 38 37 37 37 36 36
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 35° 37° 37° 36° 36° 36° 37° --
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 38° -- -- -- -- -- -- 50° -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- 54° -- -- 34° 45° -- -- 31° 52° -- -- 38° 54° -- -- 34° 41° --
TEMP 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 41° 43° 43° 47° 47° 50° 47° 45° 45° 45° 45° 49° 52° 54° 49° 41° 34° 45° 40° 34° 31° 49° 45° 40° 40° 52° 45° 36° 34° 41° 34°
SKY COVER 97% 97% 96% 96% 95% 92% 91% 91% 92% 92% 94% 98% 100% 98% 95% 91% 88% 84% 82% 87% 91% 75% 59% 56% 53% 60% 67% 68% 68% 45% 41% 49% 49% 38% 39% 29% 43% 65% 81% 86% 86% 82% 84% 82% 84%
Clouds
DEW PT 32° 32° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 43° 43° 40° 41° 36° 31° 25° 25° 25° 25° 31° 34° 36° 38° 41° 38° 31° 31° 29° 27°
RH 79% 79% 82% 81% 81% 89% 89% 89% 88% 85% 89% 88% 92% 91% 85% 85% 86% 76% 76% 68% 79% 82% 85% 85% 89% 80% 68% 58% 77% 81% 85% 46% 56% 69% 77% 50% 65% 85% 89% 65% 75% 84% 84% 61% 72%
POP 12HR 41% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 19% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 11% -- -- -- 10% -- -- -- 10% -- 6% -- 8% -- 11% -- 11% -- 31% -- 48% -- 38% -- 36%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.03in -- -- -- -- -- 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) 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 6 6 6 5 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 6 5 2 5 5 5 2 2 2 5 6 8 7 5 6 6 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 W N NE NE NE NE S SE S S SW W W NW W NW
HeatIndex 38 38 36 36 36 35 35 35 35 36 36 36 36 37 39 40 41 47 47 50 47 41 41 41 41 49 52 54 49 39 32 42 36 31 28 49 43 38 37 52 40 32 29 38 31
Rain Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 38° 40° 40° -- -- -- -- 42° 42° 42° 42° -- -- -- -- 38° -- 43° 37° 30° -- -- -- 37° 36° -- 41° 32° 29° 37° 30°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BOYD 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 BOYD County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

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

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy        
Precip type           Rain         Rain         None         
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0            
Min/Max TEMP          43           38           52           
Max/Min RH %          62           92           63           
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00         
Precip duration       1            1                         
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing                
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM                     
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)2130                      1000         
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  7                     SW  6        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     30110                     4700         
Dispersion                         VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          2            2            2            
Stability class                                              

REMARKS...None.

SPC's Fire Weather Web Tool (Excellent!), SPC's Fire Weather Outlooks, NWS Fire Weather WEB, Fire Danger Class Map,
Keetch-Byram Drought Index, ROMAN Web, Haines Index ,
WFAS's 10-hr Dead Fuel Moist., WFAS's 100-hr Dead Fuel Moist., Probablity of Ignition, Visual blackness Map, Palmer Drought Index, HPC's Rainfall Forecast Maps


Hazardous Weather Outlook For BOYD County, Kentucky
359 AM EST Sat Dec 16 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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


7-Day Forecast For BOYD County, KY

OVERNIGHT
Partly cloudy. Near steady temperature in the mid 30s. Light and variable winds.

SUNDAY
Cloudy. A chance of light rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. A slight chance of light rain in the evening. Near steady temperature in the upper 30s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

MONDAY
Cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Near steady temperature in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Lows in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. Lows in the mid 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows around 40.

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the mid 50s. Lows in the upper 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Cooler with highs in the lower 40s.

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