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

ISSUED AT 10:00 UTC ON SATURDAY DEC 16 2017
DAY SATURDAY
CDT 3HR 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52°
TEMP 31° 31° 32° 36° 38° 41° 45° 49° 52° 52° 52° 49° 45°
SKY COVER 4% 7% 6% 5% 4% 4% 4% 3% 3% 4% 4% 9% 14%
Clouds
DEW PT 27° 27° 29° 29° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31°
RH 88% 85% 84% 78% 73% 66% 57% 51% 46% 43% 44% 47% 55%
POP 12HR -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 7 8 9 10 13 13 13 14 13 10 8
WIND Gust(MPH) 9 6 8 10 15 17 21 23 23 23 21 15 10
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S
DEW Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 25 26 26 29 32 35 45 49 52 52 52 49 45
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 25° 25° 26° 30° 32° 35° 39° -- -- -- -- -- 41°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 38° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- -- -- 40° -- -- 56° -- -- 43° 58° -- -- 34° 54° -- -- 38° 58° -- -- 38° 45° --
TEMP 43° 40° 40° 40° 40° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 43° 45° 47° 49° 49° 47° 43° 43° 41° 41° 40° 45° 54° 56° 49° 47° 43° 58° 50° 41° 34° 52° 45° 38° 40° 56° 52° 49° 38° 45° 38°
SKY COVER 19% 19% 19% 19% 33% 48% 64% 70% 76% 82% 87% 93% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 98% 98% 98% 97% 91% 84% 86% 87% 88% 88% 77% 65% 58% 65% 48% 37% 13% 7% 14% 17% 15% 31% 36% 44% 75% 78% 71% 63%
Clouds
DEW PT 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 32° 32° 32° 32° 32° 34° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 40° 43° 45° 43° 43° 43° 40° 40° 36° 31° 27° 29° 29° 29° 34° 40° 40° 38° 34° 27° 25°
RH 62% 67% 67% 70% 69% 76% 78% 78% 78% 78% 75% 75% 78% 82% 89% 92% 89% 82% 79% 76% 71% 73% 76% 89% 89% 96% 99% 100% 92% 71% 59% 79% 86% 89% 52% 59% 67% 75% 39% 52% 69% 76% 53% 63% 68% 88% 48% 56%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 21% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 89% -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- 9% -- 10% -- 7% -- 12% -- 1% -- 3% -- 9% -- 42% -- 28%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.11in -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 5 2 5 6 7 7 6 7 6 8 6 6 5 7 6 7 7 14 10 10 9 9 9
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S SW S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W NW NW N N SE SE S S S S SW W NW NW
HeatIndex 38 37 37 35 35 34 33 33 35 35 36 35 34 34 34 34 36 38 41 47 49 49 47 41 41 39 40 36 45 54 56 49 47 40 58 50 38 31 52 41 34 35 56 52 49 31 45 32
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL 39° 36° 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 35° 35° 37° 36° 34° 34° 33° 33° 35° 39° 41° -- -- -- -- 40° 40° 38° -- 37° 42° -- -- -- -- 39° -- -- 37° 30° -- 42° 33° 35° -- -- -- 32° 40° 32°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CALDWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 AM EST SAT DEC 16 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        PTCLDY    34  25  69 S6        30.13F WCI  29          
HENDERSON      CLEAR     32  27  81 S9        30.12F WCI  24          
OWENSBORO      CLEAR     31  26  82 S6        30.14S WCI  25          
HOPKINSVILLE   CLEAR     33  25  73 S10       30.16F WCI  24          
BOWLING GREEN  CLEAR     31  25  78 S7        30.18F WCI  24          
GLASGOW        CLEAR     30  24  78 S5        30.17F WCI  25          


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 CALDWELL County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Sat Dec 16 05:05:01 EST 2017

Precip Type           NONE         NONE         rain         
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            90           
High Temperature(F)   50-54                     46-50        
Minimum RH(%)         38-43                     63-68        
Low Temperature(F)                 34-38                     
Maximum RH(%)                      86-91                     
Temp (24h Trend)      53 (+12)     35 (+5)      49           
RH % (24h Trend)      41 (-5)      89 (+4)      66           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       SW 7-11 G25               S 4-8        
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW 8-12 G25  S 4-8        S 4-8        
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.12         
Precip Duration                                 7            
Precip Begin                                    6 AM         
Precip End                                      6 PM         
1700'Mix Hgt Temp     46                        47           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)    3072                      2544         
Transport Wind (KTS)  SW 26                     SW 18        
Transport Wind (M/S)  SW 13                     SW  9        
Vent Rate (M/S-M)     12168                     6975         
Dispersion Index      Good                      Fair to Good 
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            3            2            
Stability(DSI)        STBL         STBL         STBL         

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds around
5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. North
winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain.
Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs around 50. Northwest winds 5 to 15 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 CALDWELL County, Kentucky
335 AM CST Sat Dec 16 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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


7-Day Forecast For CALDWELL County, KY

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Cloudy. Rain in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

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

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

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

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Highs in the upper 40s.

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