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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 08:00 UTC ON TUESDAY JUN 27 2017
DAY TUESDAY
CDT 3HR 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 58° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 76°
TEMP 58° 58° 58° 59° 63° 67° 70° 72° 74° 74° 76° 76° 76° 76° 76°
SKY COVER 79% 71% 70% 45% 47% 37% 33% 32% 30% 29% 28% 27% 26% 17% 11%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 54° 54° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54°
RH 89% 90% 86% 86% 80% 69% 63% 59% 55% 50% 48% 44% 45% 45% 47%
POP 12HR -- -- -- 24% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 1 2 2 5 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 2 6 6 7 6 6 6 6 6 7 6 5 5 5
WIND DIR NE NE NE E E E E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 58 58 58 59 63 67 70 72 74 74 76 76 76 76 76
Rain Showers Isolated Isolated -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 58.05 58.04 58.06 58.98 62.54 65.60 67.72 69.02 70.24 69.82 71.08 70.70 70.80 70.80 70.99



DAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY FRI SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 58° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85° -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 88° -- -- 70° 85° -- -- 70° 83° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 68° 85° --
TEMP 76° 72° 68° 65° 63° 61° 61° 61° 59° 59° 58° 58° 61° 65° 70° 74° 79° 81° 83° 85° 85° 85° 81° 74° 72° 70° 72° 81° 86° 88° 85° 74° 72° 85° 81° 72° 70° 83° 81° 70° 68° 85° 81° 70° 70° 83° 81°
SKY COVER 7% 6% 4% 4% 4% 5% 6% 6% 5% 5% 6% 7% 8% 7% 6% 6% 9% 16% 19% 20% 22% 23% 28% 21% 31% 27% 40% 36% 45% 38% 44% 49% 62% 69% 75% 83% 83% 84% 83% 66% 69% 59% 56% 59% 66% 58% 64%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 58° 58° 58° 59° 59° 59° 59° 59° 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 63° 67° 68° 67° 68° 68° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 67° 67° 68° 68° 67° 67° 70° 70°
RH 47% 57% 65% 73% 77% 80% 80% 83% 86% 86% 93% 93% 89% 81% 68% 59% 52% 47% 44% 43% 44% 44% 54% 68% 73% 78% 84% 66% 53% 53% 58% 79% 90% 60% 68% 90% 96% 66% 66% 93% 96% 58% 64% 90% 93% 63% 66%
POP 12HR 9% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- 12% -- 5% -- 41% -- 69% -- 49% -- 57% -- 34% -- 49% -- 31%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 7 7 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 10 13 10 7 7 7 10 7 6 7 7 6 2 2 5 5 2 2 7 6
WIND DIR E E E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S W SW S SW W S
HeatIndex 76 72 68 65 63 61 61 61 59 59 58 58 61 65 70 74 79 82 84 84 85 85 82 74 72 70 72 84 90 92 88 74 72 89 84 72 70 87 85 70 68 88 85 70 70 88 85
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 70.99 68.88 66.23 64.08 62.47 60.76 60.76 60.79 58.98 58.98 58.03 58.03 60.87 64.35 68.03 70.57 73.67 74.53 75.55 76.79 76.93 76.93 75.38 71.32 70.04 68.64 70.84 76.85 78.97 80.45 78.95 72.24 71.27 79.24 77.09 71.27 69.75 78.47 76.85 69.57 67.80 78.95 76.60 69.38 69.57 78.08 76.85

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 AM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLOUDY    64  58  80 CALM      30.10S                  
HENDERSON      CLEAR     55  53  93 CALM      30.12S                  
OWENSBORO      CLEAR     61  55  81 CALM      30.12R                  
HOPKINSVILLE   CLOUDY    62  58  85 CALM      30.10R                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLEAR     61  58  90 CALM      30.10S                  
GLASGOW        CLEAR     58  58 100 CALM      30.10F                  


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: Tue Jun 27 04:05:01 EDT 2017

Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE         NONE         
Chance Precip (%)     50           0            0            0            
High Temperature(F)                75-79                     82-86        
Minimum RH(%)                      40-45                     40-45        
Low Temperature(F)    55-59                     55-59                     
Maximum RH(%)         93-98                     90-95                     
Temp (24h Trend)      57 (-2)      78 (0)       56           85           
RH % (24h Trend)      96 (+5)      43 (+5)      93           43           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    Lgt/Var                   S 4-8        
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S 6-10       
Precip Amount         0.07         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration       1                                                   
Precip Begin          10 PM                                               
Precip End            7 AM                                                
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  72                        81           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 7094                      8726         
Transport Wind (KTS)               W  3                      SW 16        
Transport Wind (M/S)               W  2                      SW  8        
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  4324                      21280        
Dispersion Index                   Fair                      Very Good    
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index          3            3            3            3            
Stability(DSI)        MOD UNSTBL   MOD UNSTBL   MOD UNSTBL   MOD UNSTBL   

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds around
5 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 

SPC's Fire Weather Web Tool (Excellent!), SPC's Fire Weather Outlooks, NWS Fire Weather WEB, Fire Danger Class Map,
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 HOPKINS County, Kentucky
345 AM CDT Tue Jun 27 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday

Friday and Friday night, scattered to numerous thunderstorms are 
expected as a cold front moves southeast into our region. Locally
heavy rain and dangerous lightning will accompany some storms. A 
few strong to severe storms cannot be ruled out.

Saturday through Monday, there is a chance of thunderstorms as the
front wavers back and forth across our region. Locally heavy rain
and lightning will be the main hazards with these storms.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

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


7-Day Forecast For HOPKINS County, KY

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Calm winds in the morning becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Calm winds in the evening becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Lows around 70. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

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

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny 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.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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