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

ISSUED AT 14:00 UTC ON TUESDAY DEC 18 2018
DAY TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45°
TEMP 36° 38° 40° 43° 43° 45° 45° 43° 40°
SKY COVER 30% 29% 28% 28% 29% 31% 33% 35% 36%
Clouds
DEW PT 29° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 29°
RH 75% 66% 62% 52% 52% 50% 49% 54% 64%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 2 2 1 7 7 7 7 7 7
WIND DIR NE E E E E E E NE NE
DEW Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 33 36 40 43 42 43 43 41 37
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



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 NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56° -- -- -- -- -- -- 41° -- -- 50° -- -- 40° 45° -- -- 29° 40° -- -- 29° 47° -- -- 31° 43° --
TEMP 38° 36° 36° 34° 32° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 34° 38° 41° 45° 50° 54° 56° 56° 54° 52° 50° 49° 45° 43° 43° 45° 43° 41° 45° 49° 49° 47° 45° 43° 40° 38° 34° 29° 38° 36° 29° 29° 45° 41° 31° 31° 40° 36°
SKY COVER 25% 25% 25% 25% 25% 25% 25% 25% 25% 25% 32% 37% 37% 31% 25% 19% 19% 19% 19% 25% 31% 37% 45% 52% 60% 64% 74% 78% 85% 88% 95% 89% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 98% 81% 73% 46% 40% 44% 49% 58% 72% 51% 50% 43% 36%
Clouds
DEW PT 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 29° 31° 32° 34° 34° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 36° 36° 36° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 40° 43° 43° 43° 43° 40° 38° 34° 29° 25° 27° 27° 27° 27° 32° 31° 31° 29° 27° 27°
RH 67% 72% 72% 72% 81% 81% 84% 85% 84% 85% 84% 81% 84% 81% 75% 70% 62% 54% 49% 48% 50% 52% 56% 58% 60% 68% 75% 78% 76% 82% 88% 85% 76% 79% 85% 92% 89% 95% 85% 81% 85% 61% 67% 88% 88% 62% 67% 100% 92% 62% 70%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- 31% -- -- -- 86% -- 95% -- 91% -- 45% -- 2% -- 3% -- 30% -- 30% -- 4%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.05in -- 0.19in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 5 6 5 7 7 13 16 16 10 10 9 7 5 7 8 8 7 7 6 5
WIND DIR E E E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S SW SW SW S S S S S S S S S S SE E E E NE N N NW NW W W W SW SW SW SW W W W W W
HeatIndex 35 33 33 32 29 28 27 27 27 27 27 28 27 29 33 38 45 50 54 56 56 54 52 50 49 45 40 39 41 40 38 42 49 49 47 41 37 31 29 25 20 32 31 25 23 40 36 24 24 35 33
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 26° 30° 34° 37° 41° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 42° 39° 39° 42° 40° 37° 43° -- -- -- 41° 36° 32° 29° 26° 20° 32° 30° 24° 22° 41° 36° 25° 25° 36° 32°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CLARK County, Kentucky
Issued at 1200 PM EST TUE DEC 18 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      41  31  67 VRB3      30.22F                  
COVINGTON      FAIR      39  29  67 CALM      30.23F                  
FRANKFORT      FAIR      40  32  73 VRB3      30.22F                  


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 CLARK County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Tue Dec 18 12:05:01 EST 2018


                      Today        Tonight      Wed          

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       PCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           None         None         None         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      45 (-6)      29 (+1)      56           
RH % (24H TREND)      48 (-1)      90 (-1)      46           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2197                      2124         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  5                      SW 17        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     12156                     36108        
DISPERSION            Poor                      Marginal     
DSI                   STBL         STBL         STBL         
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      4 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      
ADI LATE              15 GEN POOR  10 POOR      37 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            5            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            6            3            

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.        
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.THURSDAY...Cloudy with rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to
15 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CLARK County, Kentucky
338 AM EST Tue Dec 18 2018 /238 AM CST Tue Dec 18 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Patchy dense fog can be expected early this morning, especially in
valleys and along streams.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotters are welcome to report fog this morning.

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


7-Day Forecast For CLARK County, KY

THIS AFTERNOON
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. East winds up to 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. East winds up to 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds up to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Showers. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds around 5 mph. Chance of showers 90 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of showers near 100 percent.

FRIDAY
Rain showers. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of showers 90 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 30.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 30.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 30s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.

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