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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 04:00 UTC ON SUNDAY JUL 22 2018
DAY SUNDAY
CDT 3HR MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81°
TEMP 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 70° 72° 74° 76° 77° 79° 79° 81° 81° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 57% 57% 57% 57% 51% 61% 72% 81% 87% 95% 94% 98% 96% 100% 93% 89% 85% 81% 84%
Clouds
DEW PT 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68°
RH 84% 84% 84% 87% 89% 86% 90% 93% 90% 84% 81% 76% 73% 71% 68% 66% 66% 66% 68%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 11% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 8 8 9 9 9 9 10 10 9 9
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 8 8 8 8 8 8 10 13 14 15 15 15 15 15 15 16 15 15
WIND DIR NW W W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 70 70 70 70 68 68 67 67 70 72 74 76 77 79 82 84 84 84 82
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 69.01 69.01 69.01 69.20 67.44 67.29 66.55 66.68 69.38 70.84 72.41 73.73 74.30 75.78 75.44 76.85 76.85 76.85 75.44



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- 81° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 85° -- -- 68° 86° -- -- 67° 88° -- -- 67° 86° -- -- 67° 85° --
TEMP 76° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 72° 74° 79° 81° 77° 72° 70° 67° 67° 79° 83° 85° 81° 72° 70° 85° 81° 70° 70° 86° 83° 72° 70° 85° 81° 72° 70° 85° 81°
SKY COVER 84% 84% 84% 84% 83% 80% 79% 79% 79% 79% 78% 74% 72% 68% 62% 58% 54% 42% 45% 43% 34% 30% 20% 25% 25% 46% 35% 45% 37% 34% 40% 30% 16% 17% 25% 29% 38% 40% 50% 55% 58% 58% 57% 61%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 67° 68° 68° 70° 68° 67° 70° 70° 68° 67° 67° 70° 67° 67° 68° 67° 67° 65° 68° 67°
RH 76% 81% 87% 90% 96% 96% 100% 99% 99% 100% 99% 99% 96% 89% 84% 79% 73% 62% 58% 68% 84% 87% 93% 93% 69% 60% 56% 69% 89% 90% 60% 69% 93% 92% 53% 64% 86% 89% 57% 62% 87% 87% 58% 65%
POP 12HR 44% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 17% -- -- -- -- -- -- 10% -- -- -- 4% -- -- -- 19% -- 9% -- 14% -- 3% -- 6% -- 4% -- 24% -- 25% -- 20%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.06in -- -- -- -- -- 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) 8 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 7 5 5 5 6 7 7 8 7 2 5 7 6 1 2 6 5 2 5 6 5 2 5 7 6
WIND DIR NW NW NW N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N NW N N NE NE NW NE N E W NW
HeatIndex 76 74 72 72 70 70 68 67 67 67 67 67 67 68 70 72 74 82 84 77 72 70 67 67 79 87 90 84 72 70 91 86 70 70 90 87 72 70 90 85 72 70 88 83
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance -- Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance -- Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.73 72.41 71.06 71.27 69.75 69.75 68.00 66.95 66.95 67.00 66.95 66.95 66.82 67.44 69.01 70.48 71.74 74.78 75.87 73.80 70.84 69.20 66.68 66.68 75.56 77.68 78.66 77.21 71.20 69.38 79.24 77.21 69.57 69.51 78.97 78.21 70.98 69.32 78.80 76.36 71.06 69.20 78.95 76.73

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 1200 AM EDT SUN JUL 22 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      73  66  78 NW3       29.85S                  
HENDERSON      FAIR      73  66  78 W10       29.82F                  
OWENSBORO      FAIR      73  66  78 NW8       29.81F                  
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      73  66  76 W6        29.83F                  
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      74  66  76 W8        29.82F                  
GLASGOW        FAIR      69  65  88 CALM      29.82S                  


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 Jul 22 00:05:01 EDT 2018

Precip Type           NONE         tstms        tstms        NONE         
Chance Precip (%)     0            50           30           0            
High Temperature(F)                78-82                     79-83        
Minimum RH(%)                      61-66                     57-62        
Low Temperature(F)    65-69                     64-68                     
Maximum RH(%)         95-100                    95-100                    
Temp (24h Trend)      67 (-2)      81 (-5)      66           82           
RH % (24h Trend)      99 (0)       64 (+12)     100          60           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW 7-11 G17               N 5-9        
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NW 4-8 G17   NW 8-12 G18  NW 4-8       N 7-11       
Precip Amount         0.00         0.07         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration                    2            1                         
Precip Begin                       7 AM         Continuing                
Precip End                         Continuing   1 AM                      
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  71                        73           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 3729                      4542         
Transport Wind (KTS)               W 13                      N 18         
Transport Wind (M/S)               W  7                      N  9         
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  7959                      12456        
Dispersion Index                   Fair to Good              Good         
LAL                   2            3            3            3            
Haines Index          2            2            2            2            
Stability(DSI)        SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. North winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. North
winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. North winds around
5 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. North winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
1025 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms are possible tonight over southwest Indiana, 
southeast Illinois and northwest Kentucky. Brief heavy rain and 
lightning will be the main hazards.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday

Isolated thunderstorms are possible again Sunday afternoon east of
the Mississippi River. Brief heavy rain and lightning will be the
main hazards. 

A small chance of thunderstorms exists across far eastern 
portions of the area Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons. The chance
expands to include most of the area by late week. Main storm 
related concerns include locally heavy rain and lightning.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Skywarn spotter activation will not be needed.

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
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms late in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s.

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.

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

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

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

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s.

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