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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 06:00 UTC ON SUNDAY DEC 17 2017
DAY SUNDAY
EDT 3HR 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45°
TEMP 32° 31° 31° 31° 32° 34° 36° 38° 40° 41° 43° 45° 45° 43° 43° 41° 40°
SKY COVER 27% 36% 46% 56% 65% 75% 75% 78% 80% 87% 93% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Clouds
DEW PT 27° 27° 27° 27° 29° 27° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31° 31° 32° 34° 34° 34° 34°
RH 81% 84% 84% 84% 84% 78% 75% 70% 66% 64% 60% 59% 62% 67% 73% 76% 79%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 5 2 5 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 10 10 8 7 7 7 6
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW S S
DEW Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 26 26 26 26 27 28 31 33 35 37 39 40 41 41 41 39 38
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance
Drizzle -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 26° 25° 25° 25° 27° 29° 31° 34° 35° 36° 39° 41° 41° 40° -- 38° 37°
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 38° -- -- -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- 56° -- -- 34° 47° -- -- 32° 54° -- -- 38° 52° -- -- 31° 40° --
TEMP 40° 40° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 41° 43° 45° 47° 49° 52° 47° 45° 45° 45° 43° 45° 54° 56° 49° 40° 34° 45° 40° 36° 32° 52° 43° 40° 40° 52° 43° 36° 32° 38° 34°
SKY COVER 100% 98% 97% 95% 93% 92% 90% 90% 89% 89% 88% 88% 87% 86% 86% 85% 84% 84% 83% 80% 77% 72% 66% 67% 68% 66% 64% 62% 59% 43% 42% 56% 49% 29% 37% 35% 52% 54% 83% 93% 91% 88% 85% 86% 88%
Clouds
DEW PT 36° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 41° 43° 43° 41° 41° 41° 40° 41° 41° 43° 43° 40° 40° 34° 29° 27° 27° 27° 27° 36° 38° 38° 38° 40° 34° 31° 27° 27° 25°
RH 82% 82% 85% 88% 88% 89% 92% 96% 96% 99% 100% 95% 95% 95% 92% 88% 86% 82% 77% 68% 79% 85% 85% 89% 96% 89% 68% 56% 71% 78% 82% 50% 59% 69% 81% 54% 79% 92% 96% 65% 70% 81% 81% 64% 66%
POP 12HR 70% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 11% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- 7% -- -- -- 11% -- 7% -- 36% -- 26% -- 4% -- 20% -- 38% -- 42% -- 46%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.07in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 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 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 7 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 8 8 10 8 7 7 7 5
WIND DIR S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W NW N NE E E E S S S SW SW W W NW W N
HeatIndex 37 35 35 34 34 34 34 34 34 34 34 35 35 37 38 40 45 47 49 52 47 45 40 40 38 45 54 56 49 38 29 41 35 31 27 52 40 35 34 52 38 30 26 34 31
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance -- Chance
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Chance --
Drizzle -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 36° 36° 35° 35° 35° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36° 36° 37° 39° 41° -- -- -- -- 41° 41° 41° 39° 41° -- -- -- 37° 30° 42° 36° 31° 27° -- 39° 35° 35° -- 38° 30° 26° 33° 30°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For CLARK County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 AM EST SUN DEC 17 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLOUDY    37  28  70 S7        30.21S WCI  32          
COVINGTON      PTCLDY    38  30  73 S7        30.17S WCI  33          
FRANKFORT      PTCLDY    38  27  64 S7        30.19F WCI  33          


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: Sun Dec 17 01:05:01 EST 2017


                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       Cloudy       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         showers      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+16)     31 (+3)      45           
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (-10)     89 (+8)      61           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW 10 G21                 Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW 10 G21    SW  6        Lgt/Var      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.06         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3135                      1907         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 25                     S 15         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     71714                     32419        
DISPERSION            Good                      Marginal     
DSI                   STBL         STBL         STBL         
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              58 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            4            

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

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CLARK County, Kentucky
352 PM EST Sat Dec 16 2017 /252 PM CST Sat Dec 16 2017/

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday

The chance for a rain-snow mix is in the forecast for Friday night
into Saturday, but at this time, confidence on the exact timing
and location of any snow remains low. If you plan to travel over
the holiday weekend, stay tuned for later forecasts highlighting
the potential for active winter weather. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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


7-Day Forecast For CLARK County, KY

OVERNIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Rain showers likely. Highs in the mid 40s. South winds up to 10 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. Patchy drizzle. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

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

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

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

FRIDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers and snow showers. Lows in the lower 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers and snow showers. Highs in the lower 40s.

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