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

ISSUED AT 03:00 UTC ON FRIDAY OCT 20 2017
DAY THU FRIDAY
CDT 3HR 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 77°
TEMP 56° 54° 54° 52° 52° 50° 50° 49° 49° 54° 61° 65° 70° 72° 74° 76° 77° 76° 74° 70°
SKY COVER 3% 6% 9% 10% 12% 13% 6% 5% 3% 3% 4% 4% 4% 13% 22% 25% 28% 31% 36% 41%
Clouds
DEW PT 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 54° 54°
RH 80% 80% 82% 82% 85% 85% 85% 92% 93% 79% 69% 60% 53% 50% 45% 43% 41% 43% 49% 56%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SE SE
DEW Lgt Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 56 54 54 52 52 50 50 49 49 54 61 65 70 72 74 76 77 76 74 70
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 56.31 54.53 54.48 52.67 52.56 50.73 50.73 49.43 49.38 54.55 60.62 63.64 67.10 68.37 69.40 70.61 71.09 70.61 69.74 67.29



DAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 1P 4P 7P 10P 1A 4A 7A 10A 1P 4P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- -- -- 76° -- -- -- -- 61° -- -- 72° -- -- 54° 68° -- -- 49° 63° --
TEMP 65° 63° 61° 59° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 54° 54° 54° 54° 58° 61° 65° 74° 76° 68° 65° 63° 63° 61° 67° 72° 70° 65° 58° 54° 68° 63° 54° 50° 63° 54°
SKY COVER 46% 39% 31% 31% 31% 32% 32% 33% 35% 36% 41% 50% 55% 55% 56% 56% 63% 67% 68% 71% 78% 92% 95% 92% 97% 88% 93% 86% 64% 58% 46% 35% 36% 32% 46%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 52° 50° 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 47° 49° 50° 52° 54° 56° 58° 61° 58° 59° 59° 61° 63° 61° 61° 56° 54° 56° 54° 49° 45° 43° 40°
RH 64% 70% 69% 72% 74% 74% 77% 77% 77% 77% 80% 80% 77% 72% 66% 60% 51% 49% 68% 86% 87% 90% 92% 84% 73% 73% 83% 89% 95% 62% 72% 83% 83% 48% 59%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- 76% -- -- -- 91% -- 48% -- 33% -- 29% -- 25%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.14in -- 0.44in -- 0.47in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 7 7 8 9 10 9 7 8 8 8 8 9 9 7 5 6 5 6 5 6 7 13
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S SE S S S S S S W NW N NE N SW W NW NW
HeatIndex 65 63 61 59 58 58 56 56 56 54 54 54 54 58 61 65 74 76 68 65 63 63 61 67 72 70 65 58 54 68 63 54 50 63 54
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Likely Likely Definite Definite Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 63.77 62.31 60.62 58.97 58.11 58.11 56.35 56.35 56.35 54.61 54.53 54.53 54.61 58.12 60.59 63.64 69.90 71.18 66.38 64.52 62.70 62.77 60.90 66.28 70.04 68.34 64.42 58.05 54.13 66.08 62.35 54.45 50.82 61.80 55.08

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For GRAVES County, Kentucky
Issued at 1100 PM EDT THU OCT 19 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLEAR     53  49  86 W3        30.20R                  
HENDERSON      NOT AVBL                                               
OWENSBORO      CLEAR     57  52  83 SE3       30.23R                  
HOPKINSVILLE   CLEAR     56  50  82 CALM      30.22S                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLEAR     54  52  93 CALM      30.24S                  
GLASGOW        CLEAR     49  49 100 CALM      30.25S                  


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 GRAVES County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu Oct 19 23:05:01 EDT 2017

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       PCldy        PCldy        
Precip Type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
High Temperature(F)                75-79                     74-78        
Minimum RH(%)                      36-41                     42-47        
Low Temperature(F)    47-51                     51-55                     
Maximum RH(%)         89-94                     80-85                     
Temp (24h Trend)      49 (+3)      78 (+2)      53           77           
RH % (24h Trend)      92 (+1)      39 (+1)      83           45           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    Lgt/Var                   S 6-10 G18   
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       Lgt/Var      SE 3-7       Lgt/Var      S 7-11 G21   
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration                                                           
Precip Begin                                                              
Precip End                                                                
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  69                        74           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 2837                      6510         
Transport Wind (KTS)               S  9                      S 18         
Transport Wind (M/S)               S  5                      S  9         
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  4325                      17856        
Dispersion Index                   Fair                      Very Good    
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index          4            4            4            3            
Stability(DSI)        STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower
70s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the upper 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows around 50. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For GRAVES County, Kentucky
256 PM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday

Thunderstorms are possible Saturday night through Sunday evening.
Locally heavy rainfall and lightning will be the primary hazards.
Most areas can expect 1-2 inches of rain. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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


7-Day Forecast For GRAVES County, KY

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Calm winds.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers in the evening. Lows around 40.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

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