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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 THURSDAY APR 19 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- 47°
TEMP 47° 45°
SKY COVER 66% 58%
Clouds
DEW PT 31° 29°
RH 53% 52%
POP 12HR -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- --
SNOWFALL -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 9 8
WIND DIR N NW
DEW -- --
HeatIndex 47 45
Rain Showers -- --
Frost -- --
WIND CHILL -- 41°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 50.05 48.64



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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 29° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 61° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 31° -- -- 67° -- -- 38° 70° -- -- 45° 65° -- -- 47° 65° -- -- 47° 65° --
TEMP 43° 41° 38° 36° 36° 34° 34° 32° 31° 29° 29° 31° 32° 36° 41° 47° 52° 54° 58° 61° 61° 61° 59° 58° 54° 49° 45° 43° 40° 40° 38° 36° 34° 32° 34° 54° 63° 67° 58° 43° 40° 67° 61° 47° 47° 65° 56° 47° 49° 58° 56° 49° 49° 58° 56°
SKY COVER 49% 39% 28% 17% 12% 8% 4% 3% 3% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 3% 2% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 3% 3% 4% 4% 8% 11% 20% 19% 29% 49% 56% 64% 66% 62% 54% 80% 78% 85% 76% 82% 84% 81% 79% 80% 67%
Clouds
DEW PT 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 25° 25° 25° 27° 27° 27° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31° 31° 29° 29° 31° 32° 32° 31° 34° 34° 34° 40° 40° 40° 40° 43° 43° 43° 43° 49° 47° 45° 45° 49° 47°
RH 57% 62% 70% 75% 78% 82% 84% 88% 88% 96% 96% 91% 85% 72% 59% 47% 40% 35% 31% 27% 25% 25% 27% 30% 34% 42% 51% 60% 64% 70% 75% 82% 85% 88% 85% 44% 30% 26% 40% 67% 78% 37% 47% 76% 79% 46% 61% 86% 83% 69% 71% 89% 85% 71% 68%
POP 12HR 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 1% -- 1% -- 1% -- 10% -- 33% -- 44% -- 48% -- 30% -- 47%
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) 6 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 1 0 0 5 2 5 5 7 6 6 5 6 2 1 2 5 5
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N NE NE NE NE NE N N N N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E E NE NE NE E NE NE NE E E SE E E E SE E SE SW W NW
HeatIndex 40 39 36 34 33 32 31 29 31 29 29 31 32 36 41 47 52 54 58 61 61 61 59 58 54 49 45 41 40 40 38 36 34 32 34 54 63 67 58 43 40 67 61 47 47 65 56 47 49 58 56 49 49 58 56
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 39° 38° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 46.74 44.72 41.43 39.13 38.76 36.46 36.18 33.77 32.83 29.66 29.66 32.38 34.21 39.51 45.01 50.44 54.24 55.72 58.30 60.12 60.09 60.09 58.92 58.31 55.74 52.13 48.72 46.48 43.72 43.10 40.86 38.26 36.05 33.77 36.05 55.48 61.38 63.66 58.26 45.87 42.27 64.16 60.36 48.56 48.36 63.16 56.60 47.91 49.92 58.14 56.45 49.59 49.81 58.13 56.49

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BREATHITT County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 PM EDT THU APR 19 2018
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        CLOUDY    46  30  53 VRB5      30.25R                  
LONDON         CLOUDY    45  31  58 N10       30.28R                  
SOMERSET*      CLOUDY    45  30  57 N7G16     30.31S                  
MONTICELLO*    CLOUDY    45  31  58 N14G20    30.32R                  
WILLIAMSBURG*  CLOUDY    45  30  57 NW9       30.28R                  
MIDDLESBORO*   CLOUDY    47  31  53 N8G18     30.26R                  
HARLAN APT*    CLOUDY    44  27  51 NW10G16   30.25R                  
PIKE CO APT*   CLOUDY    44  31  61 W7        30.23S                  
BIG SANDY APT* CLOUDY    47  32  56 NW5       30.24R                  
MOREHEAD APT*  CLOUDY    50  30  46 NW12G18   30.28S                  
ASHLAND*       PTSUNNY   48  33  56 NW10G20   30.25S                  


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: Thu Apr 19 17:05:01 EDT 2018

Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, 
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, 
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, 
Pikeville, and South Williamson
429 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat          

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear        MClear       
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
Precip type           None         None         None         None         
Temp (24H TREND)      27-34 (-8)   59-64 (+14)  30-37        65-70        
Rh % (24H TREND)      75-100 (+10) 18-28 (-23)  70-100       22-32        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)                    NE 2-6                    Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       NW 2-6       N 3-7        NE 2-6       Lgt/Var      
Precip duration                                                           
Precip begin                                                              
Precip end                                                                
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index (MID)                 3                         4            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4100                      4700         
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     E  1         
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  35334                     18300        
ADI Early             3 Very Poor  31 Fair      2 Very Poor  14 Gen Poor  
ADI Late              3 Very Poor  33 Fair      3 Very Poor  13 Gen Poor  
Max LVORI Early       4            5            3            4            
Max LVORI Late        7            2            5            2            

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION        
INDEX IS MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For BREATHITT County, Kentucky
356 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

   FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM EDT FRIDAY  

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern Kentucky.

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Frost and below freezing temperatures are expected in the valleys late
tonight into early Friday morning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Frost and near freezing temperatures are likely in the valleys 
late Friday night into early Saturday morning. 

 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


FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM EDT FRIDAY

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Areas of frost late. Lows in the lower 30s. Light winds.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Areas of frost early. Highs around 60. Light winds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Clear. Areas of frost near dawn. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Light winds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Light winds.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

TUESDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

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