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

ISSUED AT 21:00 UTC ON TUESDAY JAN 23 2018
DAY TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- 47°
TEMP 38° 38°
SKY COVER 100% 100%
Clouds
DEW PT 31° 31°
RH 73% 72%
POP 12HR -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- --
SNOWFALL -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 10 9
WIND Gust(MPH) 18 17
WIND DIR W W
DEW -- --
HeatIndex 31 32
Snow Showers -- --
Rain -- --
Rain Showers Isolated Isolated
WIND CHILL 31° 32°
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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 29° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 25° -- -- 49° -- -- 22° 58° -- -- 34° 56° -- -- 41° 52° -- -- 29° 47° --
TEMP 38° 36° 36° 34° 34° 32° 31° 31° 31° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 31° 34° 36° 36° 38° 38° 40° 40° 38° 36° 34° 31° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 25° 25° 25° 25° 32° 45° 47° 36° 25° 22° 54° 43° 34° 36° 56° 52° 47° 41° 52° 43° 32° 29° 45° 38°
SKY COVER 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 96% 94% 93% 92% 92% 89% 86% 84% 81% 79% 80% 80% 78% 78% 80% 83% 85% 79% 69% 63% 59% 56% 52% 48% 44% 40% 41% 42% 42% 44% 25% 6% 3% 1% 2% 2% 5% 22% 43% 53% 62% 78% 93% 74% 62% 59% 50% 40% 44% 50%
Clouds
DEW PT 31° 31° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 25° 27° 27° 27° 25° 22° 29° 27° 29° 34° 43° 43° 43° 40° 41° 34° 27° 25° 23° 25°
RH 75% 79% 78% 82% 78% 81% 84% 88% 88% 92% 92% 92% 88% 84% 78% 69% 66% 61% 58% 56% 55% 54% 58% 60% 66% 72% 77% 81% 84% 84% 84% 87% 87% 87% 92% 74% 48% 45% 66% 100% 100% 38% 53% 81% 92% 61% 71% 86% 96% 68% 70% 78% 84% 43% 58%
POP 12HR 17% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 23% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- 1% -- 1% -- 1% -- 12% -- 45% -- 58% -- 50% -- 35% -- 9%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 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) 9 9 7 8 7 7 7 6 5 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 6 7 7 7 6 5 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 5 5 6 6 7 6 5 2 5 2 2 2 7 5
WIND DIR W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW SW S S S S S S S S S S S W NW W W W W
HeatIndex 31 29 29 27 27 25 25 25 26 25 23 25 25 26 28 32 32 33 33 34 35 35 33 32 31 28 26 25 24 27 27 25 25 25 25 32 45 47 36 21 18 54 40 28 31 56 52 47 40 52 41 29 26 41 34
Snow Showers Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered -- -- -- Scattered -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance -- -- -- --
Rain Showers Isolated -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 32° 29° 30° 27° 28° 26° 25° 25° 26° 24° 24° -- -- -- -- -- 32° 32° 34° 33° 35° 35° 34° 32° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° 29° 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41° 35°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BREATHITT County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 PM EST TUE JAN 23 2018
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
SOMERSET*      CLOUDY    41  28  60 W8        30.02R                  
MONTICELLO*    CLOUDY    43  31  62 NW14      30.02R                  
WILLIAMSBURG*  CLOUDY    45  28  53 NW8       29.98R                  
MIDDLESBORO*   CLOUDY    47  29  49 W7        29.96R                  
HARLAN APT*    CLOUDY    45  28  53 SW15G21   29.94R                  
PIKE CO APT*   CLOUDY    44  27  50 SW10G16   29.92R                  
BIG SANDY APT* CLOUDY    45  28  51 W13       29.93R                  
MOREHEAD APT*  CLOUDY    41  27  56 W10G18    29.97R                  
ASHLAND*       CLOUDY    43  29  57 W16G25    29.94R                  


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 BREATHITT County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Tue Jan 23 16:05:01 EST 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
447 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the 
                    afternoon. 
Max Temperature.....40-45. 
   24 hr trend......22 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........55-65 percent. 
   24 hr trend......17 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......4600 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....West 25 to 30 mph. 
Dispersion Index....124. 
Vent Rate...........Excellent (124100 knot-ft). 
ADI.................92 decreasing to 71 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......20 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow 
                    showers in the evening, then flurries possible 
                    late. 
Min Temperature.....Around 28. 
   24 hr trend......11 degrees cooler. 
Max Humidity........92-98 percent. 
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 15 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................30. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......20 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.01 inches. 

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Flurries possible early.
                    Sprinkles possible in the afternoon. 
Max Temperature.....36-41. 
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........51-61 percent. 
   24 hr trend......4 percent drier. 
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......3300 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....West around 15 mph. 
Dispersion Index....42. 
Vent Rate...........Fair (41800 knot-ft). 
ADI.................39. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......10 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BREATHITT County, Kentucky
413 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Wind gusts as high as 25 to 30 mph are possible through early this
evening. Winds this strong could blow loose objects around and 
cause difficulty driving for high profile vehicles.

Snow showers are possible tonight and a dusting will be possible
on the ridgetops, mainly on grassy surfaces.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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


7-Day Forecast For BREATHITT County, KY

REST OF TODAY
Cooler, cloudy. Scattered sprinkles in the afternoon, then isolated rain showers late. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

TONIGHT
Cloudy. Scattered snow showers and isolated rain showers in the evening, then scattered flurries late. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Scattered flurries through the day. Scattered sprinkles in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Light winds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Light winds.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Light winds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows 25 to 30.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows 35 to 40.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and a slight chance of snow. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

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