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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 13:00 UTC ON SATURDAY SEP 22 2018
DAY SATURDAY
EDT 3HR 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 68°
TEMP 63° 65° 65° 67° 68° 68° 68° 67° 65° 63°
SKY COVER 92% 89% 90% 92% 93% 93% 92% 92% 92% 93%
Clouds
DEW PT 58° 58° 59° 59° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61°
RH 83% 80% 80% 75% 75% 76% 75% 80% 83% 90%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 9 9 9 8 8 8 9 8 9 9
WIND Gust(MPH) 15 15 15 14 14 14 15 14 15 15
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 63 65 65 67 68 68 68 67 65 63
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 62.61 64.32 64.32 65.87 66.73 66.79 66.73 66.10 64.42 62.77



DAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 58° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- 76° -- -- 65° 77° -- -- 65° 72° -- -- 58° 72° -- -- 58° 72° --
TEMP 63° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 59° 59° 59° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 59° 61° 63° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 68° 76° 74° 70° 68° 67° 77° 72° 68° 65° 72° 67° 61° 58° 72° 65° 61° 59° 72° 65°
SKY COVER 93% 92% 92% 91% 92% 94% 95% 96% 96% 97% 97% 97% 97% 96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 94% 93% 94% 97% 96% 96% 94% 94% 94% 88% 86% 88% 88% 93% 94% 88% 70% 65% 70% 64% 58% 64% 68% 50% 34%
Clouds
DEW PT 59° 59° 59° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 56° 56° 58° 58° 59° 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 68° 68° 67° 65° 67° 61° 58° 56° 63° 61° 59° 58° 59° 58°
RH 89% 93% 93% 89% 92% 93% 96% 92% 93% 96% 96% 100% 96% 96% 99% 96% 93% 93% 90% 86% 87% 87% 89% 89% 92% 96% 99% 100% 100% 100% 89% 76% 78% 83% 89% 90% 73% 89% 96% 99% 81% 81% 90% 93% 72% 87% 96% 93% 63% 81%
POP 12HR 39% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 71% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 62% -- -- -- -- 52% -- -- -- 57% -- 55% -- 60% -- 71% -- 63% -- 25% -- 29% -- 33% -- 7%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- 0.06in -- -- -- -- -- 0.29in -- -- -- -- -- 0.32in -- -- -- -- -- 0.10in -- -- 0.08in -- 0.15in -- 0.23in -- 0.13in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 6 6 6 7 7 7 8 7 8 9 8 7 7 7 7 5 6 5 5 5 7 6 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E SE SE S SE SE S S SW SW SW SW W W N NE S E SW NW W NW
HeatIndex 63 61 61 61 61 61 59 59 59 58 58 58 58 58 58 59 61 63 65 67 67 67 67 65 65 63 63 63 63 63 68 76 74 70 68 67 77 72 68 65 72 67 61 58 72 65 61 59 72 65
Rain Showers Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 62.75 60.92 60.92 60.87 60.90 60.92 59.00 58.99 58.99 58.02 58.02 58.00 58.02 58.02 58.00 59.00 60.92 62.84 64.66 66.37 66.41 66.41 66.50 64.62 64.73 62.91 62.98 63.00 63.00 63.00 67.44 73.73 72.16 68.95 67.44 66.55 74.30 71.20 67.80 64.97 70.62 66.14 60.88 58.03 69.97 64.56 60.95 58.99 69.31 64.35

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For FAYETTE County, Kentucky
Issued at 900 AM EDT SAT SEP 22 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLOUDY    64  56  75 NE13      30.18S                  
COVINGTON      CLOUDY    63  52  67 NE14      30.21F                  
FRANKFORT      CLOUDY    64  56  75 NE6       30.18R                  


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: Sat Sep 22 09:05:01 EDT 2018


                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           showers      showers      showers      
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           70           70           
TEMP (24H TREND)      70 (-19)     57 (-6)      69           
RH % (24H TREND)      71 (+17)     100 (0)      77           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NE  6                     NE  5        
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NE  6        NE  5        E  5         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.28         0.42         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1938                      1761         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  9                     E  7         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     18120                     14310        
DISPERSION            Poor                      Poor         
DSI                   STBL         STBL         STBL         
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             15 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  8 POOR       
ADI LATE              15 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  9 POOR       
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            7            5            

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

.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around
5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the
mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds around
5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For FAYETTE County, Kentucky
455 AM EDT Sat Sep 22 2018 /355 AM CDT Sat Sep 22 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible today in south-central Kentucky.
Localized heavy rainfall will be possible across central Kentucky
through tonight as a cold front sinks through the region. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Waves of scattered to numerous thunderstorms Sunday through 
Wednesday will produce heavy rainfall. Localized flooding of small
creeks and streams will be possible with the most intense rainfall.  
A few strong storms Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday night may also
produce gusty winds.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

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
Cooler. Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers likely. Highs in the upper 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of showers 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Showers likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of showers 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

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

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s.

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