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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 19:00 UTC ON SUNDAY OCT 22 2017
DAY SUNDAY
EDT 3HR 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 79°
TEMP 79° 79° 76° 72°
SKY COVER 27% 29% 33% 37%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 54° 54° 54°
RH 40% 41% 46% 52%
POP 12HR -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 8 8 7 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 22 23 18 10
WIND DIR S S S SE
DEW -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 79 79 76 72
Rain Showers -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 72.33 72.45 70.89 68.52



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 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 61° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 47° -- -- 58° -- -- 40° 52° -- -- 38° 63° -- -- 47° 65° -- -- 41° 58° --
TEMP 68° 67° 65° 65° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 63° 65° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 61° 61° 61° 59° 58° 56° 54° 52° 52° 52° 47° 54° 58° 56° 49° 43° 40° 50° 49° 43° 40° 61° 56° 50° 49° 65° 56° 47° 43° 58° 52°
SKY COVER 41% 42% 44% 45% 53% 69% 78% 81% 89% 92% 92% 92% 95% 95% 97% 98% 98% 99% 99% 99% 98% 98% 96% 93% 91% 87% 78% 74% 70% 64% 61% 61% 59% 66% 37% 55% 57% 59% 49% 60% 56% 51% 22% 13% 8% 9% 10% 21% 46% 57% 66% 64% 63% 55%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 58° 58° 58° 58° 59° 59° 59° 59° 58° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 54° 54° 52° 52° 49° 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 40° 40° 38° 36° 36° 34° 36° 36° 34° 40° 40° 41° 43° 45° 47° 43° 40° 40° 40°
RH 58% 63% 65% 70% 72% 77% 80% 80% 83% 83% 83% 89% 93% 89% 84% 81% 78% 77% 77% 78% 77% 78% 78% 83% 81% 80% 81% 80% 86% 86% 85% 86% 82% 93% 69% 53% 53% 63% 75% 84% 51% 60% 73% 82% 44% 56% 70% 77% 48% 69% 85% 88% 51% 61%
POP 12HR 7% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 95% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 55% -- -- -- 28% -- 7% -- 12% -- 5% -- 2% -- 5% -- 32% -- 44% -- 36%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.20in -- -- -- -- -- 0.68in -- -- -- -- -- 0.44in -- -- -- -- -- 0.08in -- -- 0.03in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 8 9 10 7 6 6 9 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 9 7 6 6 7 5
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE SE S S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S SW SW SW W W W W W W W W W W SW W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW S S S SW S SW SW W W
HeatIndex 68 67 65 65 63 63 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 61 63 65 67 67 67 65 65 65 63 61 61 61 59 58 56 54 52 52 52 47 54 58 56 49 40 35 50 49 40 35 61 56 50 49 65 56 47 39 58 52
Rain Showers -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39° 36° -- -- 39° 36° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 65.87 65.33 63.81 63.98 62.35 62.47 60.76 60.76 60.79 60.79 60.79 60.87 60.92 60.87 62.63 64.35 66.01 65.96 65.96 64.25 64.22 64.25 62.49 60.79 60.77 60.76 58.98 58.09 56.22 54.37 52.56 52.52 52.67 47.45 54.82 58.21 56.72 50.99 45.17 41.65 52.37 51.16 45.35 41.86 60.32 56.68 51.45 50.24 63.23 56.48 47.97 44.04 58.22 53.46

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For FAYETTE County, Kentucky
Issued at 300 PM EDT SUN OCT 22 2017
...CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MT STERLING*   CLOUDY    75  48  38 SW9G17    30.18F                  
FLEMING/MASON* MOSUNNY   73  48  42 S9        30.17F                  
DANVILLE*      MOSUNNY   73  54  49 S12G17    30.16F                  
LEXINGTON      PTSUNNY   76  52  43 S16G26    30.15F                  
FRANKFORT      CLOUDY    74  51  44 S14       30.13F                  
LOUISVILLE     PTSUNNY   78  56  46 S18G28    30.09F                  
LEBANON*         N/A     75  54  46 S7G18     30.14F HAZE             
GLASGOW*       PTSUNNY   79  58  48 SE9       30.10F                  
BOWLING GREEN  MOSUNNY   81  60  48 S16       30.08F                  


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: Sun Oct 22 15:05:01 EDT 2017


                      Today        Tonight      Mon          

CLOUD COVER           MClear       PCldy        Cloudy       
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         showers      showers      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            70           100          
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (+5)      58 (+4)      67           
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (+5)      98 (+16)     78           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   S  6 G18                  Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S  8 G17     SE  5        SW  6        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.20         0.98         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5072                      2322         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 18                      SW 14        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     90203                     28485        
DISPERSION            Good                      Poor         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  STBL         
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            2            3            
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              64 GOOD      7 POOR       25 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            4            

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

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. West winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. South winds up to 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For FAYETTE County, Kentucky
311 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017 /211 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Widespread showers are expected tonight with the potential for
locally heavy rain.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

Locally heavy rain will be possible Monday, especially in the morning
hours. Total rainfall amounts from Sunday night through Monday
afternoon are expected to be between 1 and 2 inches, with locally
higher amounts possible across central Kentucky. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotters are encouraged to report rainfall amounts.

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
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Showers. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers near 100 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.

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