1st Responders/1st Detectors/Storm Spotters Weather Summary for Franklin County, KY

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

ISSUED AT 08:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAY 24 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 59° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83°
TEMP 59° 59° 59° 61° 65° 70° 74° 76° 79° 79° 81° 83° 83° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 4% 4% 3% 3% 4% 4% 5% 6% 7% 7% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8%
Clouds
DEW PT 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 58°
RH 93% 92% 89% 83% 72% 65% 57% 53% 50% 49% 44% 41% 41% 42% 46%
POP 12HR -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 6 6 5 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 59 59 59 61 65 70 74 76 79 80 81 82 82 81 80
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 58.99 58.99 58.99 60.79 64.05 67.84 70.41 71.55 73.44 73.33 74.16 75.15 75.15 73.92 73.00



DAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 83° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 65° 85° -- -- 67° 85° --
TEMP 77° 74° 72° 70° 67° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 70° 74° 79° 83° 85° 85° 85° 85° 85° 81° 72° 68° 67° 68° 79° 81° 83° 79° 68° 70° 83° 77° 70° 67° 85° 79° 67° 67° 83° 79° 68° 68° 83° 79°
SKY COVER 8% 9% 10% 12% 13% 14% 15% 17% 18% 20% 22% 23% 25% 24% 24% 23% 28% 37% 42% 42% 43% 43% 46% 39% 42% 51% 67% 63% 73% 66% 65% 56% 63% 77% 68% 71% 73% 72% 61% 65% 63% 76% 77% 73% 74% 85% 82%
Clouds
DEW PT 58° 58° 58° 59° 58° 58° 58° 59° 59° 61° 61° 61° 61° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 70° 68° 67° 70° 67° 67° 70° 70° 67° 65° 70° 67° 65° 65° 70° 68° 67° 67° 70° 70°
RH 51% 57% 61% 70% 75% 80% 86% 89% 89% 93% 89% 93% 90% 84% 76% 66% 60% 56% 53% 53% 53% 52% 64% 81% 89% 93% 93% 73% 65% 58% 73% 93% 93% 64% 76% 90% 93% 60% 66% 96% 93% 63% 71% 93% 93% 64% 74%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 24% -- -- -- 20% -- -- -- 50% -- 19% -- 46% -- 28% -- 21% -- 11% -- 53% -- 27% -- 75%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.01in -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.04in -- 0.09in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 6 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 5 5 2 2 6 6 5 5 7 6
WIND DIR NE NE E E E E E E SE SE SE S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S S S SW SW SW SW S S S SW SE SE SE E E E E E E E E SE E
HeatIndex 77 74 72 70 67 65 63 63 63 63 63 63 65 70 74 82 86 88 88 88 88 88 83 72 68 67 68 79 85 87 79 68 70 87 77 70 67 89 82 67 67 88 79 68 68 88 83
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Chance Chance -- Chance Likely Definite Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Chance Chance -- Chance Likely Likely Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 72.10 70.41 69.17 68.15 65.87 64.32 62.68 62.75 62.75 62.84 62.75 62.84 64.66 69.01 71.99 75.22 77.68 78.66 78.23 78.23 78.23 78.08 76.60 70.62 67.44 66.68 67.65 76.00 76.73 77.41 76.00 67.65 69.57 78.21 74.60 69.38 66.68 79.24 75.22 66.82 66.68 78.08 75.78 67.65 67.65 78.21 76.11

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For FRANKLIN County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      65  56  72 E8        30.16S                  
COVINGTON      FAIR      63  56  78 E5        30.17S                  
FRANKFORT      FAIR      64  56  75 NE5       30.15S                  


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 FRANKLIN County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu May 24 04:05:01 EDT 2018


                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       PCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30           
TEMP (24H TREND)      83 (+1)      62 (+2)      85           
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (-12)     97 (+5)      52           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NE  5                     Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NE  5        Lgt/Var      SW  5        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3966                      6937         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  9                      SW  9        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     33804                     61860        
DISPERSION            Marginal                  Good         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   1            1            3            
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  27 FAIR      
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            6            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            8            1            

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

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. East winds up to 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. East
winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph. 

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Keetch-Byram Drought Index, ROMAN Web, Haines Index ,
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 FRANKLIN County, Kentucky
257 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018 /157 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Thunderstorms will be possible each afternoon and evening. Any storm
will be capable of producing torrential rainfall, gusty winds, and 
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 FRANKLIN County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
Additional Drought Info.: UKAWC Drought Page, Kentucky Drought Watch


7-Day Forecast For FRANKLIN County, KY

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds up to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 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 mid 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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

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

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

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

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