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

ISSUED AT 23:00 UTC ON SUNDAY FEB 23 2020
DAY SUNDAY MONDAY
CDT 3HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN 54° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52°
TEMP 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 43° 43° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 47° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 52°
SKY COVER 85% 88% 92% 99% 99% 100% 100% 98% 100% 99% 98% 98% 93% 99% 99% 99% 97% 100% 100% 99% 98% 91% 85% 76%
Clouds
DEW PT 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 43° 43° 43° 45° 45° 47° 47° 47°
RH 65% 67% 74% 76% 79% 85% 86% 86% 89% 92% 92% 88% 88% 88% 85% 85% 88% 89% 85% 85% 82% 82% 82% 82%
POP 12HR 11% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 92% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.03in -- -- -- -- -- 0.13in -- -- -- -- -- 0.34in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 7 8 9 10 13 14 14 14 14 10 10 9 9
WIND Gust(MPH) 13 10 10 10 10 8 8 7 7 7 7 10 14 18 18 22 23 23 23 22 22 21 18 17
WIND DIR SW S S S S S S S S S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S
DEW -- Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Mod Dew Mod Dew
HeatIndex 49 47 47 45 45 41 41 41 41 40 40 40 40 39 45 45 45 47 47 49 50 52 52 52
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Likely Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy -- -- Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- 41° 41° 41° 41° 42° 42° 39° 39° 41° 41° 40° 40° 39° 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SAT SUN
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 10A 1P 4P 7P 10P 1A 4A 7A 10A 1P 4P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- 52° -- -- -- -- 34° -- -- 40° -- -- 25° 40° -- -- 23° 40° -- -- 22° 38° -- -- 23° 49° --
TEMP 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 50° 49° 47° 47° 49° 50° 47° 43° 40° 38° 36° 36° 38° 38° 36° 29° 27° 36° 36° 29° 25° 36° 34° 25° 23° 34° 31° 27° 25° 43° 40°
SKY COVER 78% 89% 88% 92% 91% 85% 78% 82% 85% 88% 89% 89% 89% 93% 88% 87% 83% 79% 69% 72% 76% 84% 91% 95% 86% 47% 38% 17% 48% 60% 54% 53% 36% 36% 30% 33% 22% 19% 12% 13% 19%
Clouds
DEW PT 47° 47° 47° 49° 47° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 43° 43° 41° 40° 38° 36° 34° 32° 31° 29° 27° 23° 22° 18° 16° 18° 20° 20° 18° 18° 18° 18° 16° 18° 18° 20° 25° 27°
RH 85% 86% 86% 86% 82% 86% 86% 85% 86% 86% 89% 89% 95% 85% 79% 71% 74% 82% 85% 85% 85% 81% 69% 61% 61% 72% 71% 43% 49% 68% 78% 45% 53% 70% 77% 49% 55% 71% 77% 48% 60%
POP 12HR 100% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 79% -- -- -- 11% -- -- -- 36% -- -- -- 44% -- 5% -- 1% -- 5% -- 9% -- 15% -- 9% -- 4% -- 3%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.27in -- -- -- -- -- 0.15in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.01in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 9 9 8 8 8 7 7 7 8 8 7 7 7 8 8 8 6 2 2 5 6 9 14 14 10 8 7 9 6 5 5 7 6 2 2 7 5 1 2 7 2
WIND DIR S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W W W W W NW NW W W W W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW W SW SW SW
HeatIndex 52 52 52 52 52 52 52 52 52 52 50 49 47 47 49 50 47 42 38 35 32 29 31 31 27 21 18 29 31 25 20 30 28 21 19 27 27 27 21 38 38
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 35° 31° 29° 30° 30° 29° 21° 20° 29° 31° 24° 19° 30° 29° -- -- 28° 26° -- -- 39° --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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 HOPKINS County, Kentucky
Issued at 600 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLOUDY    47  38  71 SW9       30.10S                  
HENDERSON      CLOUDY    51  35  54 S12       30.08S                  
OWENSBORO      MOCLDY    52  36  54 S8        30.08S                  
HOPKINSVILLE   CLOUDY    49  35  57 S15       30.12S                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLOUDY    55  31  39 SW8       30.11S                  
GLASGOW        CLOUDY    52  28  39 SW7       30.11S                  


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 HOPKINS County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Sun Feb 23 18:05:01 EST 2020

Precip Type           Showers      Tstms        Tstms        None         
Chance Precip (%)     100          100          80           10           
High Temperature(F)                50-54                     50-54        
Minimum RH(%)                      79-84                     67-72        
Low Temperature(F)    41-45                     43-47                     
Maximum RH(%)         88-93                     93-98                     
Temp (24h Trend)      43 (+11)     53 (-1)      44           53           
RH % (24h Trend)      91 (+27)     82 (+40)     96           70           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    SE 11-15 G28              SW 7-11 G21  
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S 6-10       S 11-15 G28  S 8-12 G24   W 7-11 G20   
Precip Amount         0.15         0.62         0.13         0.00         
Precip Duration       6            12           6            0            
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing                
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 AM                      
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  54                        50           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 1390                      3123         
Transport Wind (KTS)               S 21                      W 16         
Transport Wind (M/S)               S 11                      W  8         
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  4586                      7851         
Dispersion Index                   Fair                      Fair to Good 
LAL                   1            2            2            1            
Haines Index          2            2            2            3            
Stability(DSI)        N/A          STBL         N/A          STBL         

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain.
Lows in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in
the lower 40s. West winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around
30 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 40. West winds 5 to
15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow.
Lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds
around 5 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
331 PM CST Sun Feb 23 2020

 DAY ONE  Tonight

Locally heavy rain may lead to some flooding issues in southeast 
Missouri late tonight. Refer to the Special Weather Statement for 
details on the flooding potential. 

Flooding continues on portions of the Green, Ohio, and Mississippi
Rivers. Please refer to the latest flood statements for details.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday

Locally heavy rain may lead to some flooding issues in southeast 
Missouri on Monday. Refer to the Special Weather Statement for 
details.

A slight chance of thunderstorms is forecast over most of the
region Monday. Locally enhanced rainfall and lightning will be 
the primary concerns. However, a few storms late Monday afternoon
and early evening may contain small hail.

Flooding will continue on portions of the Green, Ohio, and 
Mississippi Rivers. Please refer to the latest flood statements 
for details.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated, but reports of heavy rain
or flooding would be appreciated. 

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


7-Day Forecast For HOPKINS County, KY

TONIGHT
Cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then showers after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

MONDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Showers in the morning, then showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Highs in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 40.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. Highs around 40.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

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