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

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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 08:00 UTC ON MONDAY AUG 20 2018
DAY MONDAY
EDT 3HR 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83°
TEMP 68° 68° 67° 68° 72° 76° 79° 81° 83° 83° 83° 83° 81° 79° 76°
SKY COVER 38% 52% 43% 50% 50% 50% 50% 60% 69% 79% 80% 82% 83% 84% 85%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 70° 70° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72°
RH 96% 96% 97% 93% 87% 81% 73% 71% 69% 67% 66% 69% 74% 79% 85%
POP 12HR -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 8 7 7 7 8 13 13 14 15 14 15 16 15 14
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S
DEW Lgt Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Mod Dew
HeatIndex 68 68 67 68 72 76 83 86 88 89 89 88 85 79 76
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Fog -- -- -- Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 67.80 67.80 66.86 67.65 71.06 74.20 76.00 77.46 78.87 78.61 78.47 78.87 77.83 76.67 74.58



DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 68° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 79° -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- 76° -- -- 56° 76° -- -- 58° 81° -- -- 65° 83° -- -- 65° 83° --
TEMP 74° 72° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 70° 72° 72° 74° 76° 77° 79° 79° 79° 77° 72° 68° 67° 65° 63° 72° 76° 76° 70° 59° 58° 74° 72° 61° 59° 81° 76° 67° 67° 81° 77° 70° 67° 83° 79°
SKY COVER 85% 83% 80% 78% 79% 81% 83% 85% 88% 90% 88% 86% 84% 83% 83% 82% 82% 83% 83% 82% 79% 78% 70% 78% 70% 81% 61% 58% 53% 52% 36% 16% 7% 10% 6% 5% 4% 11% 26% 39% 52% 55% 45% 43% 38% 38% 45%
Clouds
DEW PT 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 65° 63° 65° 63° 61° 59° 56° 54° 56° 56° 54° 54° 61° 63° 61° 63° 67° 65° 65° 65° 68° 67°
RH 89% 93% 96% 99% 99% 100% 100% 96% 96% 99% 99% 100% 100% 93% 93% 87% 81% 76% 73% 73% 71% 73% 83% 93% 96% 96% 96% 78% 66% 61% 67% 86% 89% 51% 58% 78% 83% 52% 63% 83% 84% 61% 66% 84% 93% 62% 69%
POP 12HR 55% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 62% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54% -- -- -- 21% -- -- -- 12% -- 0% -- 0% -- 0% -- 1% -- 3% -- 15% -- 20% -- 30%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.19in -- -- -- -- -- 0.07in -- -- -- -- -- 0.22in -- -- -- -- -- 0.08in -- -- -- 0.06in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 9 8 9 9 9 10 13 14 15 15 15 15 14 14 13 9 7 7 7 7 7 8 9 8 2 5 6 5 5 2 6 5 6 7 7 7 5 6 6 5
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W NW NW NW NW N N NE NE NE E E S S S S SW S S S SW S
HeatIndex 74 72 70 68 68 68 68 70 70 68 68 68 70 72 72 74 76 77 79 79 79 77 72 68 67 65 63 72 76 76 70 59 58 74 72 61 59 82 76 67 67 84 77 70 67 86 79
Rain Showers Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.08 71.49 69.75 67.95 67.95 68.00 68.00 69.75 69.75 67.95 67.95 68.00 70.00 71.49 71.49 72.91 74.20 74.60 76.00 76.00 75.78 74.30 70.77 67.65 66.82 64.86 62.91 70.40 72.78 72.31 67.97 58.98 58.05 69.90 68.95 60.73 58.98 75.14 72.50 66.23 66.28 76.24 73.60 69.01 66.68 77.94 75.56

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CLARK County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      73  69  87 SE5       29.97S                  
COVINGTON      MOCLDY    71  67  87 E6        29.97F                  
FRANKFORT      FAIR      73  69  87 CALM      29.96S                  


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: Mon Aug 20 04:30:59 EDT 2018


                      Today        Tonight      Tue          

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        tstms        tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           70           60           
TEMP (24H TREND)      84 (+1)      69 (0)       80           
RH % (24H TREND)      65 (+3)      100 (+2)     67           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   S  5                      SW 10        
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S  6         S  6         SW 10        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.23         0.33         0.14         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4714                      4717         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 14                      SW 24        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     62916                     101508       
DISPERSION            Good                      Excellent    
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   3            3            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  58 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  69 GOOD      
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            7            8            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            7            3            

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

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. West
winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Southwest winds around 5 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 CLARK County, Kentucky
340 AM EDT Mon Aug 20 2018 /240 AM CDT Mon Aug 20 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Scattered strong thunderstorms are possible this afternoon into tonight
ahead of a low pressure system. The main risks are heavy rainfall and
localized flash flooding. Gusty winds will also be possible from stronger
storms. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

No hazardous weather is anticipated at this time. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotters should report any high rainfall amounts, flooding, and 
strong wind gusts or damage Monday into Tuesday.

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


7-Day Forecast For CLARK County, KY

TODAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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