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

ISSUED AT 02:00 UTC ON TUESDAY JUN 19 2018
DAY MON TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 72° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88°
TEMP 79° 77° 76° 76° 74° 74° 74° 72° 72° 74° 77° 81° 83° 85° 86° 88° 88° 88° 88° 88° 88°
SKY COVER 7% 9% 12% 13% 15% 20% 22% 24% 29% 31% 32% 34% 36% 37% 46% 50% 51% 53% 54% 54% 54%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70°
RH 73% 76% 78% 78% 84% 86% 87% 90% 90% 84% 79% 71% 69% 65% 59% 57% 55% 55% 55% 55% 56%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 16% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 6 6 6 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 6 6 6 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6
WIND DIR SW SW W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W
DEW -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 79 77 76 76 74 74 74 72 72 74 77 85 88 90 92 94 95 95 95 95 94
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 76.00 74.60 73.92 73.92 72.66 72.83 72.91 71.27 71.27 72.66 74.90 77.46 78.87 79.96 79.87 81.09 80.77 80.77 80.77 80.77 80.93



DAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A 2P 5P 8P 11P 2A 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° -- -- -- -- 83° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 79° -- -- 67° 81° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 67° 83° --
TEMP 85° 83° 79° 77° 76° 74° 74° 72° 72° 72° 70° 70° 72° 76° 77° 79° 83° 83° 81° 74° 70° 68° 70° 76° 79° 79° 76° 68° 70° 81° 79° 70° 70° 81° 79° 70° 70° 83° 81° 70° 70° 83° 79°
SKY COVER 54% 55% 57% 57% 57% 56% 55% 56% 58% 59% 61% 65% 66% 65% 62% 60% 71% 73% 79% 85% 77% 82% 83% 85% 83% 84% 84% 85% 86% 82% 80% 71% 73% 60% 62% 50% 61% 58% 68% 60% 65% 61% 59%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 68° 67° 67° 65° 65° 70° 70° 67° 67° 68° 67° 65° 65° 68° 70° 67° 67° 70° 68°
RH 60% 66% 73% 79% 85% 84% 86% 90% 90% 90% 93% 96% 90% 81% 79% 74% 64% 64% 69% 84% 93% 93% 90% 73% 71% 64% 73% 89% 87% 72% 73% 90% 87% 64% 66% 83% 84% 60% 66% 89% 86% 65% 68%
POP 12HR 51% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52% -- -- -- -- -- 63% -- -- -- 66% -- -- -- 57% -- 52% -- 57% -- 57% -- 48% -- 31% -- 32% -- 34% -- 30%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.06in -- -- -- -- -- 0.08in -- -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- -- -- 0.04in -- 0.25in -- 0.18in -- 0.08in -- 0.11in -- 0.16in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 8 8 5 2 1 2 1 2 1 1 0 1 2 6 5 6 7 9 7 7 6 7 5 5 5 5 2
WIND DIR W W W SW SW SW SW SW W W W SW SW SW W W W W W W W NW NW N N NE E SE SE S S S SW SW SW SW SW W W SW W NW N
HeatIndex 91 87 83 77 76 74 74 72 72 72 70 70 72 76 77 83 88 88 86 74 70 68 70 76 79 82 76 68 70 85 79 70 70 85 82 70 70 87 85 70 70 87 82
Rain Showers Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 79.24 78.47 76.00 74.90 74.58 72.66 72.83 71.27 71.27 71.27 69.57 69.75 71.27 74.20 74.90 76.11 78.21 78.21 77.21 72.66 69.57 67.65 69.38 73.45 75.78 75.00 73.45 67.44 69.20 77.58 76.00 69.38 69.20 76.60 75.22 68.95 69.01 77.68 76.85 69.32 69.14 78.34 75.44

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 CARTER County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      79  69  71 SW6       30.05R                  
COVINGTON      FAIR      83  71  67 SW5       30.01R                  
FRANKFORT      FAIR      79  69  71 SW7       30.03R                  


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 CARTER County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Mon Jun 18 22:05:02 EDT 2018

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        
Precip type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        
Chance precip (%)     0            40           40           60           
Min/Max TEMP          70           89           70           86           
Max/Min RH %          96           57           99           59           
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W  6         
Precip amount         0.00         0.04         0.08         0.17         
Precip duration                    1            2            4            
Precip begin                       10 AM        Continuing   Continuing   
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             7990                      8510         
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      W 21         
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  115110                    154260       
Dispersion            POOR                      VERY POOR                 
LAL                   1            3            3            4            
Haines Index          3            3            3            3            
Stability class                                                           

REMARKS...None.

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 CARTER County, Kentucky
328 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018

   HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING  

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeast Kentucky, portions 
of southeast Ohio, and portions of southern West Virginia and 
western West Virginia. 

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Heat Advisory.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

The combination of well above normal temperatures and high humidity 
Tuesday afternoon will create heat indices near 100, especially in 
urbanized areas. A heat advisory may be needed.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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


7-Day Forecast For CARTER County, KY

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with lows around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Thunderstorms likely, mainly in the evening. Humid with lows in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY
Showers likely. A chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs around 80. Chance of rain 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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