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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 02:00 UTC ON WEDNESDAY AUG 23 2017
DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
CDT 3HR 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81°
TEMP 72° 72° 72° 72° 70° 68° 65° 63° 63° 63° 65° 70° 74° 76° 79° 79° 81° 81° 81° 79° 79°
SKY COVER 60% 58% 57% 56% 54% 51% 48% 44% 41% 38% 34% 26% 22% 20% 16% 14% 12% 9% 7% 7% 6%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 68° 67° 67° 65° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 59° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56°
RH 93% 90% 90% 87% 90% 86% 93% 96% 96% 92% 83% 73% 63% 55% 50% 47% 43% 43% 43% 45% 46%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 10 10 10 10 10 10 8
WIND DIR NW NW N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N
DEW Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 72 72 72 72 70 68 65 63 63 63 65 70 74 76 79 80 81 81 81 80 79
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 71.49 71.27 71.27 71.06 69.38 67.29 64.76 62.91 62.91 62.82 64.42 68.34 70.91 71.74 73.44 73.11 74.04 74.04 74.04 72.89 73.00



DAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56° -- -- -- -- 79° -- -- -- -- 58° -- -- 79° -- -- 58° 81° -- -- 58° 81° -- -- 63° 81° -- -- 63° 77° --
TEMP 76° 72° 68° 65° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 58° 58° 56° 58° 61° 67° 72° 79° 79° 74° 65° 63° 59° 58° 70° 79° 79° 74° 63° 59° 79° 74° 65° 59° 79° 76° 67° 65° 79° 74° 67° 63° 76° 74°
SKY COVER 3% 3% 2% 2% 2% 3% 3% 3% 2% 2% 3% 4% 5% 5% 4% 4% 14% 8% 9% 7% 21% 25% 35% 34% 32% 25% 30% 48% 57% 39% 37% 54% 53% 45% 45% 52% 63% 71% 71% 69% 71% 76% 68%
Clouds
DEW PT 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 56° 54° 56° 56° 58° 58° 56° 58° 61° 59° 61° 63° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63°
RH 52% 56% 65% 72% 77% 77% 80% 83% 83% 89% 93% 96% 93% 83% 70% 58% 45% 45% 53% 72% 78% 80% 86% 58% 44% 42% 53% 72% 87% 44% 56% 80% 89% 48% 57% 77% 89% 57% 70% 90% 96% 61% 71%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- 1% -- 2% -- 2% -- 14% -- 14% -- 14% -- 39% -- 34% -- 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 2 2 2 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 6 5 5 5 6 7 7 7 6 5 6 7 6 6 6 7 7 5 5 7 6 6 7 7 6
WIND DIR N N N N N N N N N N N N N NE NE NE NE NE N NE NE NE NE E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E E E NE E E SE E SE E E E
HeatIndex 76 72 68 65 63 63 61 61 61 58 58 56 58 61 67 72 79 80 74 65 63 59 58 70 79 80 74 63 59 80 74 65 59 80 76 67 65 81 74 67 63 76 74
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 71.46 68.81 66.23 64.05 62.47 62.47 60.76 60.79 60.79 58.05 58.03 56.06 58.03 60.79 65.65 68.95 72.89 72.89 70.07 64.05 62.49 58.98 58.06 67.41 72.78 72.56 70.07 62.35 58.99 72.78 70.32 64.32 58.99 73.22 71.93 65.96 64.62 74.22 71.49 66.55 62.91 72.31 71.58

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 CALDWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 PM EDT TUE AUG 22 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLEAR     75  67  76 NW7       29.98R                  
HENDERSON      NOT AVBL                                               
OWENSBORO      CLOUDY    73  72  96 SW3       29.97R FOG              
HOPKINSVILLE   MOCLDY    73  71  96 W3        29.98R                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLOUDY    75  73  93 NW3       29.97R                  
GLASGOW        MOCLDY    73  73 100 CALM      29.97S                  


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: Tue Aug 22 22:05:01 EDT 2017

Precip Type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
High Temperature(F)                77-81                     78-82        
Minimum RH(%)                      41-46                     38-43        
Low Temperature(F)    61-65                     54-58                     
Maximum RH(%)         95-100                    95-100                    
Temp (24h Trend)      62 (-11)     80 (-9)      56           81           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (+2)     44 (-10)     97           41           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    N 4-8                     NE 3-7       
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       Lgt/Var      N 5-9        Lgt/Var      NE 4-8       
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration                                                           
Precip Begin                                                              
Precip End                                                                
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  75                        75           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 5209                      6065         
Transport Wind (KTS)               N  9                      NE  8        
Transport Wind (M/S)               N  5                      NE  4        
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  7940                      7396         
Dispersion Index                   Fair to Good              Fair to Good 
LAL                   4            1            1            1            
Haines Index          2            3            2            2            
Stability(DSI)        SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  MOD UNSTBL   MOD UNSTBL   

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds
around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. 

SPC's Fire Weather Web Tool (Excellent!), SPC's Fire Weather Outlooks, NWS Fire Weather WEB, Fire Danger Class Map,
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
600 PM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday

A chance of thunderstorms will return to the forecast on Monday
and Tuesday. Severe storms are not anticipated at this time. 
Lightning and heavy rainfall look to be the main concerns.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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


7-Day Forecast For CALDWELL County, KY

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 80.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.

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