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

ISSUED AT 06:00 UTC ON SUNDAY FEB 18 2018
DAY SUNDAY
CDT 3HR 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 32° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56°
TEMP 36° 36° 34° 34° 32° 32° 34° 36° 40° 43° 47° 49° 52° 56° 56° 56° 54°
SKY COVER 6% 6% 10% 13% 17% 20% 23% 27% 30% 33% 32% 31% 33% 34% 36% 41% 46%
Clouds
DEW PT 34° 34° 34° 32° 31° 31° 31° 32° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36° 36° 38°
RH 95% 96% 96% 92% 95% 92% 92% 85% 78% 70% 63% 55% 50% 47% 45% 49% 52%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 5 7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 2 2 2 5 5 7 8 8 10 13 13 13 10 10 10
WIND DIR NW NW NW N NE E E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
DEW Patchy Frost Patchy Frost Patchy Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Patchy Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 33 33 34 34 32 29 31 33 35 38 47 49 52 56 56 56 54
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 32° 35° 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 4P 7P 10P 1A 4A 7A 10A 1P 4P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- -- -- -- -- 74° -- -- -- -- 61° -- -- 79° -- -- 56° 63° -- -- 43° 54° -- -- 45° 65° -- -- 52° 65° --
TEMP 52° 52° 52° 54° 56° 56° 58° 58° 59° 61° 61° 63° 63° 65° 65° 67° 68° 70° 72° 74° 67° 65° 61° 63° 63° 67° 76° 79° 72° 68° 63° 52° 49° 47° 43° 50° 54° 47° 47° 63° 63° 56° 54° 65° 58°
SKY COVER 51% 61% 79% 89% 90% 93% 95% 95% 96% 97% 97% 98% 98% 98% 97% 96% 94% 91% 89% 77% 79% 53% 76% 75% 80% 76% 70% 66% 78% 87% 94% 97% 96% 94% 88% 86% 75% 76% 86% 84% 88% 87% 94% 90% 89%
Clouds
DEW PT 38° 40° 41° 43° 45° 45° 47° 49° 50° 52° 54° 54° 56° 56° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 56° 56° 58° 59° 59° 58° 58° 58° 58° 54° 47° 45° 43° 40° 43° 41° 43° 45° 54° 52° 52° 50° 52° 49°
RH 59% 61% 66% 66% 66% 66% 69% 72% 72% 75% 75% 75% 74% 75% 75% 72% 68% 65% 61% 57% 70% 72% 84% 83% 86% 78% 56% 48% 59% 67% 74% 86% 82% 86% 89% 76% 63% 85% 89% 70% 70% 83% 89% 64% 75%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39% -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- 6% -- 53% -- 90% -- 66% -- 51% -- 16% -- 51% -- 70% -- 70%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.08in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 10 10 13 13 14 14 15 15 16 16 15 13 14 14 13 13 15 16 16 14 14 9 7 8 6 7 7 6 5 5 7 7 7 8 10 7
WIND DIR SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S W N N N N NE NE E E SW SW SW S SW S
HeatIndex 52 52 52 54 56 56 58 58 59 61 61 63 63 65 65 67 68 70 72 74 67 65 61 63 63 67 76 79 72 68 63 52 49 47 38 50 54 47 47 63 63 56 54 65 58
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Definite Likely Likely Likely Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Likely
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

Click on individual weather variable above in left-hand column (ie., TEMP, RH, QPF 12HR) to view state forecast maps






NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For BUTLER County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 AM EST SUN FEB 18 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      33  30  88 CALM      30.27R FOG              
HENDERSON      FAIR      32  31  96 S5        30.27R WCI  27          
OWENSBORO      FAIR      34  32  92 CALM      30.27R                  
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      38  38  99 CALM      30.27R                  
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      40  37  89 CALM      30.28R                  
GLASGOW        FAIR     N/A N/A N/A CALM      30.26R                  


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 BUTLER County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Sun Feb 18 01:05:01 EST 2018

346 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018 /246 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018/

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         showers      showers      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            60           60           
TEMP (24H TREND)      31 (-4)      58 (+15)     51           73           
RH % (24H TREND)      98 (+8)      44 (-38)     77           57           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                Lgt/Var                   S 11 G22     
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W  6         SE  6        S  6         S 13 G24     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.08         0.04         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             2044                      3951         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 10                     S 29         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  17130                     94368        
DISPERSION                         Poor                      Good         
DSI                   STBL         STBL         STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            2            
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  12 POOR      30 FAIR      
ADI LATE              11 POOR      21 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  65 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            3            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            3            3            

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.        
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain showers and chance of
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
60s. North winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in
the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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Keetch-Byram Drought Index, ROMAN Web, Haines Index ,
WFAS's 10-hr Dead Fuel Moist., WFAS's 100-hr Dead Fuel Moist., Probablity of Ignition, Visual blackness Map, Palmer Drought Index, HPC's Rainfall Forecast Maps


Hazardous Weather Outlook For BUTLER County, Kentucky
352 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018 /252 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018/

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Several rounds of rainfall are likely Sunday night through Friday 
next week. The axis of heaviest rain looks to be across southern 
Indiana and west central Kentucky where in excess of 2 inches are 
possible. With soils saturated and area streams and rivers running 
high, flooding is likely where the heaviest rain falls. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

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


7-Day Forecast For BUTLER County, KY

OVERNIGHT
Cloudy early in the evening then clearing. Patchy fog. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Warmer. Showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 15 to 20 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.

WEDNESDAY
Showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Temperatures falling into the 50s in the afternoon. Chance of showers 90 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of showers 70 percent.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the mid 60s. Chance of showers 70 percent.

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