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

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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 21:00 UTC ON THURSDAY OCT 19 2017
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- 72°
TEMP 70° 65°
SKY COVER 3% 3%
Clouds
DEW PT 47° 49°
RH 45% 53%
POP 12HR -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- --
SNOWFALL -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 7
WIND DIR SW SW
DEW -- --
HeatIndex 70 65
Rain Showers -- --
WIND CHILL -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 66.61 63.40



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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 74° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- 77° -- -- 52° 76° -- -- 56° 70° -- -- 52° 63° -- -- 43° 56° --
TEMP 63° 58° 56° 54° 54° 52° 50° 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 49° 54° 61° 65° 70° 72° 74° 74° 74° 72° 68° 65° 61° 59° 58° 56° 54° 54° 52° 50° 50° 49° 63° 74° 76° 67° 56° 52° 74° 68° 61° 56° 68° 63° 54° 52° 61° 54° 47° 43° 54° 49°
SKY COVER 2% 2% 1% 2% 2% 3% 5% 6% 10% 13% 16% 19% 21% 19% 15% 10% 7% 5% 4% 3% 3% 4% 5% 7% 8% 10% 14% 20% 28% 36% 40% 39% 36% 35% 47% 31% 35% 38% 47% 49% 60% 61% 67% 83% 92% 90% 85% 79% 76% 62% 62% 52% 55% 54% 44%
Clouds
DEW PT 49° 49° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 43° 45° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 52° 45° 47° 49° 49° 49° 54° 56° 56° 56° 61° 58° 54° 50° 49° 45° 41° 40° 38° 38°
RH 62% 71% 74% 80% 82% 89% 88% 96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 92% 89% 77% 66% 58% 52% 51% 48% 45% 46% 49% 56% 64% 72% 77% 80% 83% 86% 85% 89% 92% 93% 96% 67% 34% 35% 50% 77% 89% 49% 63% 83% 96% 75% 83% 95% 96% 62% 71% 82% 92% 54% 63%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- 9% -- 34% -- 48% -- 43% -- 44% -- 30% -- 17% -- 20%
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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 6 7 7 2 5 5 9 6 6 5 6 2 2 7 10 8 7 7 10 6
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S W W W W W NW W
HeatIndex 63 58 56 54 54 52 50 49 47 47 45 45 45 49 54 61 65 70 72 74 74 74 72 68 65 61 59 58 56 54 54 52 50 50 49 63 74 76 67 56 52 74 68 61 56 68 63 54 52 61 54 47 38 54 49
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 62.12 58.13 56.40 54.53 54.48 52.41 50.58 49.22 47.26 47.26 45.30 45.30 45.61 49.59 54.61 60.59 63.57 67.04 68.44 69.65 69.40 69.49 68.30 65.77 63.77 60.66 58.97 58.09 56.26 54.37 54.40 52.41 50.39 50.34 49.22 62.24 68.48 69.85 64.75 56.35 52.41 69.74 66.13 60.79 56.06 66.73 62.61 54.13 52.15 60.54 54.77 48.17 43.70 55.21 50.99

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BRACKEN County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 PM EDT THU OCT 19 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      SUNNY     71  49  45 SW9       30.23S                  
COVINGTON      SUNNY     73  52  47 SW6       30.20S                  
FRANKFORT      SUNNY     72  48  42 SW8       30.21F                  


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: Thu Oct 19 17:05:01 EDT 2017

CLOUD COVER                     Clear       MClear       MClear        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              45 (-1)      75 (+3)           49           77
RH % (24H TREND)              96 (+6)      46 (+6)           96           32
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                            Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FTWND-PM(MPH)               Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var         S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                                             
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                            3700                      4310
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                          SE  5                      S 13
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds around
5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BRACKEN County, Kentucky
308 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 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

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph this evening, becoming light and variable.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.

MONDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s.

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