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

ISSUED AT 20:00 UTC ON THURSDAY SEP 20 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 92°
TEMP 90° 90° 88°
SKY COVER 43% 33% 25%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 70° 70°
RH 48% 50% 54%
POP 12HR -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 7 5
WIND DIR S S S
DEW -- -- --
HeatIndex 95 96 93
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 81.08 81.42 80.61



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 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 86° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 61° -- -- 70° -- -- 56° 72° -- -- 58° 76° -- -- 63° 76° -- -- 63° 74° --
TEMP 85° 81° 79° 77° 76° 74° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 76° 79° 81° 83° 85° 85° 86° 86° 85° 83° 79° 74° 72° 70° 68° 67° 65° 65° 63° 63° 61° 65° 68° 70° 65° 59° 56° 70° 67° 61° 59° 74° 72° 65° 63° 76° 72° 67° 63° 74° 68°
SKY COVER 14% 13% 13% 12% 11% 11% 10% 11% 13% 14% 18% 22% 26% 31% 35% 40% 43% 46% 49% 51% 54% 56% 62% 68% 73% 74% 74% 74% 76% 78% 80% 81% 82% 83% 85% 84% 82% 81% 80% 69% 69% 59% 56% 62% 60% 68% 62% 67% 75% 70% 77% 78% 79% 70% 66%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 67° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 67° 65° 61° 58° 56° 56° 56° 54° 54° 56° 56° 56° 58° 56° 58° 58° 56° 58° 65° 65° 65° 63° 68° 67° 65° 63° 65° 61°
RH 60% 67% 74% 73% 79% 81% 81% 84% 87% 87% 86% 86% 84% 81% 76% 69% 65% 60% 56% 57% 54% 55% 58% 64% 74% 84% 90% 93% 86% 84% 77% 75% 77% 78% 81% 67% 63% 60% 72% 92% 99% 63% 70% 83% 96% 73% 81% 96% 99% 78% 84% 97% 100% 73% 78%
POP 12HR 20% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 58% -- -- -- 29% -- 30% -- 25% -- 48% -- 51% -- 46% -- 57% -- 55% -- 45%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- 0.11in -- -- -- -- -- 0.11in -- -- -- 0.01in -- 0.02in -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 8 10 14 14 15 15 14 14 10 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 6 5 6 7 6 5 5 7 6 7 7 9 7 7 7 8 6
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W NW N N N N N N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E E E E SE SE S S S S S SW W W
HeatIndex 89 85 79 77 76 74 74 72 72 70 70 70 70 72 76 82 85 87 90 90 91 91 90 87 79 74 72 70 68 67 65 65 63 63 61 65 68 70 65 59 56 70 67 61 59 74 72 65 63 76 72 67 63 74 68
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 79.24 76.97 76.11 74.30 74.01 72.41 72.41 70.84 71.06 69.20 69.14 69.14 69.01 70.62 73.73 75.56 76.73 77.68 78.66 78.80 79.12 79.27 78.95 78.21 76.11 72.66 71.27 69.57 67.29 66.28 64.22 64.15 62.47 62.49 60.77 63.87 66.13 67.54 64.05 58.99 56.02 67.72 65.65 60.79 59.00 71.74 70.62 64.86 62.98 73.92 70.84 66.86 63.00 71.74 66.89

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CARROLL County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      91  69  48 S10       30.07F HX  96           
COVINGTON      FAIR      89  71  55 S13       30.04F HX  95           
FRANKFORT      FAIR      91  69  48 SW7       30.04F HX  96           


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 CARROLL County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu Sep 20 16:05:01 EDT 2018

CLOUD COVER                    MClear       MClear        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0           50
TEMP (24H TREND)               91 (0)      71 (+4)           86
RH % (24H TREND)              52 (+2)     87 (-12)           55
20FTWND-AM(MPH)               Lgt/Var                      S  7
20FTWND-PM(MPH)                  S  5      Lgt/Var        SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                                               2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)               4400                      5170
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)             SW 13                     SW 22
LAL                                 1            1            3
HAINES INDEX                        3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around 70.
Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs
in the lower 70s. East winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARROLL County, Kentucky
325 PM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight.

The heat index will range between 95 and 100 this afternoon.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms will occur Friday afternoon and
evening. A few of these storms may be strong to severe with damaging
winds being the primary threat. The best chance for severe storms is
expected between 5 pm EDT and 10 pm EDT.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation may be required on Friday.

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


7-Day Forecast For CARROLL County, KY

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Unseasonably warm with lows around 70. South winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly in the evening. Lows around 60. West winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming north after midnight. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Cooler. Less humid with highs around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Highs around 70.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly in the morning. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clearing. Highs in the lower 70s.

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