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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 13:00 UTC ON SATURDAY MAY 26 2018
DAY SATURDAY
EDT 3HR 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83°
TEMP 76° 79° 81° 81° 83° 83° 83° 83° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 54% 51% 60% 70% 79% 73% 68% 62% 65% 68%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67°
RH 73% 71% 66% 64% 62% 61% 60% 60% 64% 66%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- 0.07in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 7 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 9 8 7 10 8 8 10 7 7
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
DEW Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 76 79 84 85 86 86 86 86 83 82
Rain Showers Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Numerous Numerous Numerous Numerous Numerous Numerous
Thunder Storm Isolated Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.45 75.78 76.85 76.60 77.94 77.81 77.68 77.68 76.60 75.22



DAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY THU FRI
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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83° -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 83° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 68° 85° --
TEMP 77° 76° 72° 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 72° 74° 77° 79° 81° 83° 83° 83° 83° 83° 81° 79° 76° 72° 70° 67° 67° 76° 83° 81° 76° 70° 68° 83° 79° 70° 70° 83° 76° 70° 70° 83° 79° 70° 70° 83° 79°
SKY COVER 71% 70% 70% 70% 71% 71% 72% 72% 71% 71% 72% 74% 75% 73% 70% 68% 67% 67% 67% 66% 64% 63% 63% 63% 63% 62% 61% 69% 58% 69% 72% 75% 75% 73% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 67° 67° 67° 70° 68° 67° 67° 70° 70° 68° 67° 70° 68°
RH 70% 75% 81% 83% 86% 86% 89% 90% 93% 96% 96% 96% 97% 90% 84% 79% 73% 67% 65% 62% 62% 63% 64% 69% 74% 76% 84% 90% 100% 100% 76% 62% 64% 73% 90% 93% 62% 69% 89% 90% 65% 78% 92% 93% 64% 74% 93% 90% 62% 69%
POP 12HR 63% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 51% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 33% -- -- -- -- 15% -- -- -- 27% -- 9% -- 24% -- 35% -- 60% -- 55% -- 52% -- 40% -- 38%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.19in -- -- -- -- -- 0.03in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.06in -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 5 5 5 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND DIR SW SW S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S S SE SE SE S SE SE SE E E SE E E E E E SE S S S SW W SW SW SW W W
HeatIndex 77 76 72 72 70 70 68 68 67 67 67 67 68 72 74 77 83 85 87 88 88 88 87 84 79 76 72 70 67 67 76 86 83 76 70 68 86 79 70 70 87 76 70 70 88 79 70 70 88 82
Rain Showers Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm Scattered Scattered Scattered Isolated Isolated Isolated -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight 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 -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 74.00 73.64 70.62 70.77 69.14 69.14 67.44 67.49 66.68 66.82 66.82 66.82 67.85 71.27 72.66 74.90 76.00 76.97 78.34 77.94 77.94 78.08 78.21 77.21 76.11 73.73 70.84 69.38 67.00 67.00 73.73 77.94 76.60 73.45 69.38 67.65 77.94 75.56 69.32 69.38 78.34 73.92 69.51 69.57 78.21 76.11 69.57 69.38 77.94 75.56

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CLARK County, Kentucky
Issued at 900 AM EDT SAT MAY 26 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      74  68  81 SW9       29.93R                  
COVINGTON      PTSUNNY   73  65  75 SW8       29.89R                  
FRANKFORT      FAIR      75  67  76 SW9       29.91R                  


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: Sat May 26 09:05:01 EDT 2018


                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        tstms        tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           50           30           
TEMP (24H TREND)      83 (-2)      67 (-1)      85           
RH % (24H TREND)      59 (+15)     97 (+5)      58           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW  5                     Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.22         0.07         0.03         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4276                      5775         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     S  1         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     35406                     17232        
DISPERSION            Marginal                  Poor         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   3            3            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  9 POOR       
ADI LATE              24 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  10 POOR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            8            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            8            3            

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

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Light
winds. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. West
winds around 5 mph. 

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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
317 AM EDT Sat May 26 2018 /217 AM CDT Sat May 26 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible today as an
upper level disturbance moves through the region. Lightning and 
locally heavy rainfall will be the main threats with any of the 
storms. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Thunderstorms will be possible each afternoon and evening through the
period. Any storm will be capable of producing torrential rainfall,
gusty winds, and frequent lightning. Locally heavy rainfall may lead
to localized flooding issues in some areas.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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. Scattered showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

TONIGHT
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

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

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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