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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 16:00 UTC ON FRIDAY OCT 20 2017
DAY FRIDAY
CDT 3HR NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- 77°
TEMP 70° 74° 76° 76° 76° 74° 68°
SKY COVER 15% 16% 18% 20% 22% 25% 27%
Clouds
DEW PT 52° 50° 50° 50° 52° 52° 54°
RH 50% 44% 41% 40% 43% 47% 58%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 6 7 7 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 8 8 9 8 7 7
WIND DIR S S S S S SE SE
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 70 74 76 76 76 74 68
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 66.92 69.32 70.42 70.32 70.61 69.57 65.87



DAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
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 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P 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° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 76° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 61° -- -- 72° -- -- 54° 65° -- -- 49° 61° -- -- 40° 58° -- -- 40° 61° --
TEMP 65° 63° 61° 59° 58° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 54° 52° 52° 56° 61° 65° 68° 70° 74° 74° 76° 76° 74° 70° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 68° 72° 70° 65° 59° 54° 65° 59° 54° 49° 59° 54° 45° 41° 56° 52° 45° 40° 58° 56°
SKY COVER 29% 30% 31% 32% 33% 34% 35% 37% 38% 40% 42% 43% 45% 47% 50% 52% 55% 57% 59% 61% 62% 63% 64% 65% 66% 66% 66% 66% 66% 67% 75% 84% 90% 96% 96% 95% 82% 70% 64% 60% 30% 31% 37% 56% 40% 30% 41% 33% 17% 10% 9% 9%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 52° 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 56° 56° 56° 58° 58° 58° 58° 56° 58° 58° 61° 63° 61° 61° 56° 54° 54° 54° 47° 45° 40° 38° 36° 36° 36° 38° 36° 38° 40° 43°
RH 67% 69% 69% 71% 71% 77% 74% 77% 74% 74% 80% 82% 83% 77% 69% 62% 57% 54% 49% 48% 48% 48% 53% 59% 67% 73% 77% 78% 75% 75% 84% 83% 75% 70% 72% 87% 90% 100% 65% 80% 74% 86% 47% 54% 73% 79% 47% 60% 73% 92% 52% 61%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 6% -- -- -- -- -- -- 30% -- -- -- 81% -- 76% -- 48% -- 27% -- 14% -- 6% -- 8% -- 2% -- 2%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.23in -- 0.38in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 8 8 9 8 8 7 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 10 9 10 10 10 7 5 2 2 6 6 6 7 14 8 7 7 9 5 5 6 10 8
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S SW N N NW NW W NW NW NW NW W W SW SW S SW S
HeatIndex 65 63 61 59 58 56 56 56 56 56 54 52 52 56 61 65 68 70 74 74 76 76 74 70 67 67 65 65 65 65 63 63 68 72 70 65 59 54 65 59 54 49 59 54 41 37 56 52 42 37 58 56
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Likely Likely Definite Definite Definite Likely Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41° 36° -- -- 43° 36° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 63.87 62.28 60.62 58.97 58.13 56.35 56.40 56.35 56.40 56.40 54.53 52.67 52.64 56.35 60.62 63.70 65.82 67.17 69.74 69.65 71.08 71.08 70.07 67.47 65.51 65.78 64.22 64.25 64.15 64.15 62.63 62.61 66.73 69.82 68.28 64.56 58.99 54.00 63.81 58.98 54.69 49.75 58.94 55.21 47.05 43.06 56.82 53.50 47.05 40.83 58.21 56.60

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CALDWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 1200 PM EDT FRI OCT 20 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLOUDY    69  52  54 SW6       30.26F                  
HENDERSON      SUNNY     71  54  54 S5        30.28F                  
OWENSBORO      NOT AVBL                                               
HOPKINSVILLE   SUNNY     68  52  56 CALM      30.29F                  
BOWLING GREEN  SUNNY     68  53  58 CALM      30.30F                  
GLASGOW        SUNNY     71  49  45 CALM      30.29F                  


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: Fri Oct 20 12:05:01 EDT 2017

Precip Type           NONE         NONE         NONE         
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            
High Temperature(F)   74-78                     74-78        
Minimum RH(%)         39-44                     43-48        
Low Temperature(F)                 49-53                     
Maximum RH(%)                      80-85                     
Temp (24h Trend)      77 (+2)      50 (+4)      77           
RH % (24h Trend)      42 (0)       83 (-15)     46           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       Lgt/Var                   S 5-9        
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SE 3-7       Lgt/Var      S 6-10       
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration                                              
Precip Begin                                                 
Precip End                                                   
1700'Mix Hgt Temp     71                        74           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)    3119                      3593         
Transport Wind (KTS)  S  7                      S 11         
Transport Wind (M/S)  S  4                      S  6         
Vent Rate (M/S-M)     3804                      6570         
Dispersion Index      Fair                      Fair         
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            4            4            
Stability(DSI)        SLGT UNSTBL  STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of thunderstorms and
slight chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds
5 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph shifting to the north after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CALDWELL County, Kentucky
404 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday

Thunderstorms are possible Saturday night through Sunday evening.
Locally heavy rainfall and lightning will be the primary hazards.
Most areas can expect 1 to 2 inches of rain. 

 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. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 40.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 40.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

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