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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 07:00 UTC ON THURSDAY OCT 18 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- 34° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56°
TEMP 40° 38° 36° 34° 34° 36° 40° 43° 47° 50° 54° 56° 56° 54° 52° 49°
SKY COVER 40% 45% 41% 38% 34% 27% 19% 12% 9% 6% 3% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Clouds
DEW PT 38° 36° 36° 34° 34° 36° 36° 38° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36°
RH 89% 88% 96% 99% 100% 96% 89% 79% 65% 58% 46% 43% 43% 46% 54% 61%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 2 0
WIND Gust(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 2 5 1
WIND DIR N N N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Patchy Frost Patchy Frost Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 40 38 36 34 34 36 40 43 47 50 54 56 56 54 52 49
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog Areas of Patchy Areas of Areas of Areas of Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 41.14 39.37 36.50 34.14 34.00 36.50 41.14 44.82 49.27 52.03 55.43 56.88 56.88 55.43 53.72 51.10



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- -- -- 50° -- -- 56° -- -- 36° 49° -- -- 32° 58° -- -- 40° 61° -- -- 38° 58° --
TEMP 47° 45° 43° 40° 40° 38° 38° 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 36° 40° 45° 52° 58° 61° 63° 65° 63° 59° 58° 54° 52° 50° 50° 56° 56° 52° 43° 36° 49° 43° 38° 34° 58° 49° 45° 41° 59° 52° 43° 38° 56° 49°
SKY COVER 1% 2% 3% 4% 5% 6% 6% 7% 7% 8% 8% 8% 9% 12% 18% 21% 27% 39% 45% 51% 67% 91% 94% 98% 100% 95% 80% 59% 52% 46% 30% 11% 5% 2% 1% 3% 5% 21% 36% 38% 19% 13% 10% 10% 10% 16%
Clouds
DEW PT 36° 38° 38° 38° 36° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 38° 40° 43° 43° 45° 45° 47° 49° 52° 52° 50° 49° 49° 49° 45° 43° 38° 32° 29° 34° 32° 31° 36° 40° 40° 38° 41° 43° 41° 38° 40° 41°
RH 67% 76% 82% 88% 88% 85% 85% 88% 89% 91% 99% 99% 92% 85% 76% 63% 56% 51% 49% 49% 57% 69% 80% 92% 93% 95% 92% 77% 66% 73% 82% 88% 43% 67% 82% 85% 43% 70% 82% 89% 51% 70% 92% 99% 55% 76%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 35% -- -- -- 85% -- -- -- 55% -- 17% -- 1% -- 1% -- 2% -- 3% -- 3% -- 4% -- 4%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- 0.00in -- 0.13in -- 0.16in -- 0.01in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 5 6 6 6 5 2 5 6 6 6 7 8 9 7 7 6 6 1 0 1 6 2 2 1 5 2 2 5 5 5
WIND DIR NE NE NE E E E E E E E E SE SE SE S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W NW NW N NW S S SW SW SW SW W NW NE NE NE NE
HeatIndex 47 45 43 40 40 38 38 36 36 36 34 34 36 40 45 52 58 61 63 65 63 59 58 54 52 50 50 56 56 52 38 31 49 43 38 34 58 49 43 41 59 52 42 35 56 49
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Likely Definite Definite Likely Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of -- -- -- Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39° 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 35° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 49.14 46.82 44.56 41.24 41.24 39.72 39.72 37.50 37.38 37.13 34.14 34.14 37.00 41.55 46.82 53.38 58.19 60.41 61.82 63.26 62.01 58.97 58.09 54.21 52.26 50.24 50.39 56.35 56.52 53.01 44.56 37.50 52.07 45.87 40.06 36.05 58.25 50.62 46.37 42.08 58.95 53.12 43.70 38.11 56.69 50.29

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BREATHITT County, Kentucky
Issued at 300 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON          N/A     44  35  70 CALM      30.43S                  
LONDON           N/A     45  38  76 NE7       30.42S                  
SOMERSET*        N/A     45  36  70 NE3       30.45R                  
MONTICELLO*      N/A     45  37  73 NW8       30.45S                  
WILLIAMSBURG*    N/A     43  39  87 CALM      30.42S                  
MIDDLESBORO*     N/A     47  39  75 N5        30.41S                  
HARLAN APT*      N/A     45  38  76 NE3       30.41R                  
PIKE CO APT*     N/A     44  35  71 N5        30.43S                  
BIG SANDY APT*   N/A     43  37  79 N5        30.44S                  
MOREHEAD APT*    N/A     41  32  70 VRB7G14   30.47S                  
ASHLAND*         N/A     42  33  70 VRB3      30.47S                  


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 Oct 18 03:05:01 EDT 2018


                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri          

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       Clear        PCldy        
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            30           
Precip type           None         None         None         showers      
Temp (24H TREND)      32-38 (-5)   52-55 (-10)  31-38        63-64        
Rh % (24H TREND)      92-100 (0)   39-44 (-1)   70-100       44-49        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       NW 3-7       N 2-6        Lgt/Var      SW 3-7       
Precip duration                                              1            
Precip begin                                                              
Precip end                                                                
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index (MID)                 4                         4            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 2900                      2900         
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     SW 14        
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  18917                     35833        
ADI Early             9 Poor       32 Fair      3 Very Poor  38 Fair      
ADI Late              17 Gen Poor  24 Fair      6 Very Poor  45 Gen Good  
Max LVORI Early       4            5            5            5            
Max LVORI Late        7            3            7            3            

REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH        
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. 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
330 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

   FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EDT THURSDAY  

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern Kentucky.

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Near freezing temperatures will promote frost development across
much of eastern Kentucky overnight. Please see the latest frost
advisory for more information. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

There is a good chance of near freezing temperatures and frost 
development again Friday morning as well as Monday morning, 
especially in the valley locations. 

 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


FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EDT THURSDAY

REST OF TONIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Areas of valley fog through the night. Areas of frost near dawn. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Areas of frost and patchy valley fog early. Highs in the mid 50s. Light winds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Cold, clear. Areas of frost late. Lows in the lower 30s in the valleys and in the upper 30s on the ridges. Light winds.

FRIDAY
Sunny in the morning, then partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. Light winds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers. Lows around 50. Light winds. Chance of rain 90 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with showers likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cold. Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Areas of frost. Lows in the mid 30s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs around 50.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cold, clear. Widespread frost. Lows in the lower 30s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs around 60.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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