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

ISSUED AT 09:00 UTC ON MONDAY JUN 18 2018
DAY MONDAY
EDT 3HR 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 92°
TEMP 72° 72° 74° 79° 83° 86° 90° 90° 92° 92° 90° 90° 90° 88°
SKY COVER 7% 0% 0% 0% 1% 10% 19% 27% 36% 37% 37% 38% 30% 22%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70°
RH 90% 90% 84% 74% 66% 59% 52% 50% 45% 45% 47% 46% 50% 56%
POP 12HR -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 5 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 2 2 2 5 5 5 10 10 10 10 13 10 6
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W SW SW SW
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 72 72 74 79 87 92 95 96 96 96 95 95 94 95
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 71.27 71.27 72.66 76.11 78.47 79.87 81.76 81.42 81.96 81.96 80.91 80.73 81.42 80.93



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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 90° -- -- -- -- 72° -- -- 88° -- -- 68° 83° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 68° 85° --
TEMP 86° 83° 81° 77° 76° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 72° 74° 77° 83° 85° 88° 90° 90° 90° 88° 88° 85° 77° 74° 72° 74° 83° 88° 85° 81° 70° 70° 83° 79° 70° 70° 81° 79° 70° 70° 83° 81° 70° 70° 85° 81°
SKY COVER 14% 12% 9% 7% 9% 12% 15% 20% 25% 30% 35% 40% 45% 41% 35% 32% 35% 40% 43% 44% 47% 48% 44% 50% 49% 49% 55% 64% 70% 73% 68% 70% 73% 75% 81% 82% 79% 81% 74% 77% 73% 63% 63% 51% 58% 63% 58%
Clouds
DEW PT 72° 72° 70° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 70° 67° 67° 70° 68° 67° 67° 70° 70° 68° 67° 70° 70°
RH 61% 67% 71% 82% 84% 87% 93% 96% 99% 96% 96% 96% 84% 79% 69% 62% 57% 53% 53% 54% 53% 54% 60% 76% 84% 89% 81% 67% 57% 61% 72% 93% 93% 67% 71% 93% 89% 66% 69% 93% 90% 65% 66% 93% 90% 63% 66%
POP 12HR 19% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 10% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 24% -- -- -- 26% -- -- -- 50% -- 42% -- 51% -- 54% -- 63% -- 43% -- 49% -- 28% -- 46%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.02in -- 0.00in -- 0.04in -- 0.14in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 2 2 2 5 2 5 5 2 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 8 9 8 7 2 2 2 2 2 5 7 6 6 7 7 7 6 7 6 7
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W W W W W W W W SW SW SW W W W W NW SE NW E S S SW S SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW
HeatIndex 93 89 85 77 76 74 72 72 70 70 70 72 74 77 88 92 96 96 96 96 94 94 91 77 74 72 74 87 94 91 85 70 70 87 83 70 70 85 82 70 70 87 85 70 70 90 85
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance -- Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 80.17 78.61 77.46 75.20 74.49 72.91 71.49 71.71 69.94 69.75 69.75 71.71 72.66 74.90 78.87 79.52 81.09 81.93 81.93 82.11 80.45 80.61 79.24 74.60 72.66 71.20 72.41 78.61 81.09 79.38 77.58 69.57 69.57 78.61 75.78 69.57 69.32 76.85 75.56 69.57 69.38 78.34 76.85 69.57 69.38 79.67 76.85

Click on individual weather variable above in left-hand column (ie., TEMP, RH, QPF 12HR) to view state forecast maps






NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For FAYETTE County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 AM EDT MON JUN 18 2018
...CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MT STERLING*     N/A     72  70  94 SW3       30.13S                  
FLEMING/MASON*   N/A     73  71  93 CALM      30.11S                  
DANVILLE*        N/A     72  70  94 CALM      30.14R                  
LEXINGTON        N/A     73  68  84 S5        30.11S                  
FRANKFORT        N/A     72  68  87 CALM      30.09R                  
LOUISVILLE       N/A     79  73  82 SE3       30.06S                  
LEBANON*         N/A     75  70  83 S5        30.12R                  
GLASGOW*         N/A     72  68  89 CALM      30.11S                  
BOWLING GREEN    N/A     74  69  85 CALM      30.11R                  


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 FAYETTE County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Mon Jun 18 05:05:01 EDT 2018


                      Today        Tonight      Tue          

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       PCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        NONE         tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      92 (+1)      70 (-1)      90           
RH % (24H TREND)      46 (+2)      100 (+7)     53           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW  5        Lgt/Var      W  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5362                      5889         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W 13         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     52048                     68360        
DISPERSION            Good                      Good         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   2            1            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              47 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            9            1            

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

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s.
West winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For FAYETTE County, Kentucky
316 AM EDT Mon Jun 18 2018 /216 AM CDT Mon Jun 18 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Heat index values will top out around 100 degrees this afternoon. 
Take necessary precautions if planning to be outdoors this afternoon.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon. 
Locally heavy rainfall, gusty winds, and lightning will be the main 
threats. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Afternoon heat index values are expected to top out around 100 
degrees Tuesday and Sunday. Take the necessary precautions if 
planning to be outdoors during these days.

Thunderstorms will be possible each day, especially Wednesday 
through Friday. Locally heavy downpours and gusty winds will be the 
main threats in addition to lightning.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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


7-Day Forecast For FAYETTE County, KY

TODAY
Sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. West winds up to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

THURSDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

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

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

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

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