1st Responders/1st Detectors/Storm Spotters Weather Summary for Carter County, KY

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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 06:00 UTC ON SUNDAY FEB 18 2018
DAY SUNDAY
EDT 3HR 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 32° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 50°
TEMP 32° 32° 32° 32° 32° 32° 32° 34° 36° 40° 43° 45° 47° 49° 49° 47° 45°
SKY COVER 97% 90% 83% 76% 70% 66% 62% 53% 44% 35% 25% 21% 23% 27% 30% 34% 38%
Clouds
DEW PT 31° 31° 31° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31°
RH 95% 92% 92% 88% 88% 88% 88% 81% 78% 67% 62% 55% 53% 51% 50% 54% 60%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- 48% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 8 7 7 6 5 2 2 2 2 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 22 17 15 10 8 7 2 2 2 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6
WIND DIR W W W W NW NW W W SW S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE
DEW -- Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 25 25 26 27 28 29 29 32 33 36 40 45 47 49 49 47 41
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 25° 26° 26° 27° 28° -- -- -- -- 37° 40° 42° -- -- -- -- 42°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41° -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- 58° -- -- 79° -- -- 61° 67° -- -- 41° 54° -- -- 41° 63° -- -- 49° 65° --
TEMP 43° 43° 41° 41° 43° 43° 45° 47° 49° 49° 52° 52° 54° 56° 56° 58° 61° 63° 65° 70° 65° 63° 61° 59° 58° 65° 74° 79° 72° 65° 61° 65° 58° 47° 41° 52° 50° 45° 41° 58° 58° 52° 49° 63° 56°
SKY COVER 40% 43% 50% 53% 60% 75% 82% 84% 87% 91% 95% 98% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 95% 67% 89% 92% 100% 94% 85% 85% 87% 88% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 92% 75% 78% 90% 89% 89% 92% 90% 92%
Clouds
DEW PT 31° 31° 31° 31° 32° 34° 36° 36° 38° 40° 41° 43° 45° 47° 49° 49° 52° 52° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 56° 56° 56° 56° 54° 56° 54° 49° 43° 38° 40° 40° 38° 40° 47° 52° 50° 49° 52° 52°
RH 62% 65% 67% 67% 67% 70% 70% 68% 68% 71% 68% 71% 68% 71% 74% 71% 72% 69% 67% 58% 67% 74% 78% 83% 86% 70% 54% 45% 56% 69% 83% 67% 71% 86% 89% 61% 65% 78% 92% 67% 80% 93% 96% 66% 83%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 46% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45% -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 5% -- 40% -- 76% -- 78% -- 36% -- 14% -- 40% -- 66% -- 68%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.05in -- -- -- -- -- 0.10in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 9 9 9 9 8 9 8 8 7 10 14 10 7 9 8 7 6 2 6 6 5 2 2 5 5 7 10 8 7
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW S S S S S S SW SW S S SW W N NE N N NE NE E S S S SW SW W
HeatIndex 40 39 38 38 38 38 41 47 49 49 52 52 54 56 56 58 61 63 65 70 65 63 61 59 58 65 74 79 72 65 61 65 58 47 38 52 50 43 40 58 58 52 49 63 56
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Definite Likely Definite Chance Chance -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance
Rain Showers -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 39° 39° 37° 37° 39° 39° 41° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CARTER County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 AM EST SUN FEB 18 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      MOCLDY    38  33  82 W9        30.23R WCI  31          
COVINGTON      CLOUDY    36  34  92 W13       30.20R WCI  27          
FRANKFORT      FAIR      38  32  79 W5        30.21R WCI  34          


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: Sun Feb 18 01:05:01 EST 2018

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        
Precip type           None         Showers      Showers      
Chance precip (%)     0            60           50           
Min/Max TEMP          51           41           70           
Max/Min RH %          53           88           57           
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   S  7         
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  8 G18    
Precip amount         0.00         0.03         0.07         
Precip duration                    1            2            
Precip begin                       11 PM        Continuing   
Precip end                         Continuing   4 PM         
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)2660                      2740         
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     SW 18        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     27880                     54120        
Dispersion                         POOR                      
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            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
1001 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

 DAY ONE  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 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

OVERNIGHT
Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Near steady temperature in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Not as cool with highs in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southeast in the afternoon.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. Temperature rising into the upper 40s after midnight. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Much warmer with highs around 70. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Not as cool with lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Not as warm with highs in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent.

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

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Lows in the upper 40s.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

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