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

ISSUED AT 11:00 UTC ON SUNDAY AUG 19 2018
DAY SUNDAY
EDT 3HR 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN 65° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83°
TEMP 67° 70° 74° 76° 79° 81° 83° 83° 83° 83° 83° 81°
SKY COVER 58% 55% 52% 48% 46% 44% 42% 42% 43% 43% 37% 31%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68°
RH 96% 89% 84% 79% 71% 69% 64% 63% 60% 60% 63% 64%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 1 1 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 67 70 74 76 83 84 87 88 87 87 86 85
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog Areas of Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 66.82 69.32 72.66 74.01 75.78 77.21 78.21 78.08 77.68 77.68 78.08 76.60



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 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85° -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 81° -- -- 63° 76° -- -- 56° 77° -- -- 58° 81° -- -- 63° 83° --
TEMP 79° 76° 74° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 68° 72° 76° 79° 81° 81° 83° 85° 85° 85° 83° 83° 81° 76° 74° 72° 72° 76° 79° 81° 76° 67° 65° 76° 72° 61° 58° 76° 74° 61° 59° 79° 76° 67° 65° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 25% 24% 23% 22% 23% 25% 27% 29% 32% 34% 37% 40% 43% 45% 48% 51% 57% 64% 70% 72% 75% 77% 81% 85% 87% 87% 88% 88% 88% 83% 76% 70% 65% 49% 42% 47% 36% 22% 14% 13% 13% 10% 10% 13% 18% 27% 28% 31% 23%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 70° 67° 65° 61° 61° 59° 58° 56° 56° 58° 56° 56° 59° 61° 61° 61° 65° 67°
RH 71% 79% 81% 83% 83% 87% 86% 89% 89% 90% 96% 97% 93% 90% 81% 76% 71% 69% 67% 65% 65% 65% 67% 69% 71% 84% 90% 96% 96% 81% 76% 69% 73% 93% 90% 59% 65% 89% 89% 50% 59% 84% 90% 50% 60% 81% 90% 58% 67%
POP 12HR 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 10% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 47% -- -- -- 70% -- -- -- 67% -- 26% -- 11% -- 10% -- 6% -- 6% -- 6% -- 9% -- 19%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.06in -- 0.15in -- 0.17in -- 0.17in -- 0.12in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 8 10 14 15 15 15 7 7 7 7 2 2 5 5 2 5 5 2 5 5 6 5
WIND DIR NE NE E E E E E E E E E E E E SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW W NW NW NW N N N NE NE E E SE E SE S SW S
HeatIndex 83 76 74 74 72 72 70 70 68 68 67 67 68 72 76 79 85 86 89 90 90 90 89 88 86 76 74 72 72 76 83 84 76 67 65 76 72 61 58 76 74 61 59 80 76 67 65 84 79
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Likely Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Likely Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 75.78 74.01 72.41 72.58 70.77 71.06 69.14 69.32 67.44 67.49 66.82 66.86 67.65 71.27 74.20 76.33 77.46 77.21 78.61 79.96 79.96 79.96 78.61 78.87 77.46 74.49 73.16 71.71 71.71 74.20 76.33 77.21 73.45 66.68 64.66 72.12 69.46 60.87 58.05 71.27 70.57 60.81 58.99 73.44 72.22 66.14 64.66 75.87 75.33

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BRACKEN County, Kentucky
Issued at 700 AM EDT SUN AUG 19 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      67  65  93 CALM      29.95R FOG              
COVINGTON      FAIR      70  67  90 NE6       29.96R                  
FRANKFORT      FOG       67  66  97 NW3       29.94R VSB 1/4          


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 BRACKEN County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Sun Aug 19 07:05:01 EDT 2018

CLOUD COVER                     PCldy       MClear        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0           40
TEMP (24H TREND)               83 (0)      67 (+1)           85
RH % (24H TREND)              61 (-6)      97 (-3)           65
20FTWND-AM(MPH)               Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FTWND-PM(MPH)               Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var         S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.15
PRECIP DURATION                                               1
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)               5180                      4480
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)             NE  5                      S 12
LAL                                 1            1            3
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around
70. South winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs
around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. East winds
around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BRACKEN County, Kentucky
344 AM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

A few strong to severe storms are possible later Monday night and
Tuesday as a strong cold front crosses the area. The main threat will
be strong wind gusts. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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


7-Day Forecast For BRACKEN County, KY

TODAY
Patchy fog this morning. Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable winds, becoming northeast around 5 mph this late morning and afternoon.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Areas of fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Muggy. Lows around 70. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Humid with highs around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.

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

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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