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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 17:00 UTC ON MONDAY AUG 03 2020
DAY MONDAY
CDT 3HR 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 83°
TEMP 81° 81° 81° 79° 79° 77°
SKY COVER 64% 65% 65% 65% 64% 63%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68°
RH 65% 65% 66% 71% 71% 74%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.01in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 5 7 7 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 7 8 7 7 8
WIND DIR SW SW W W W NW
DEW -- -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew
HeatIndex 85 85 84 79 79 77
Rain Showers Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 76.73 76.73 76.85 75.78 75.78 74.40



DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 79° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56° -- -- 79° -- -- 56° 81° -- -- 61° 85° -- -- 65° 88° -- -- 68° 88° --
TEMP 76° 74° 70° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 68° 72° 74° 77° 79° 79° 77° 77° 76° 76° 74° 72° 68° 65° 63° 61° 59° 58° 58° 72° 79° 79° 74° 61° 59° 79° 76° 65° 65° 83° 79° 68° 68° 85° 81° 72° 72° 85° 83°
SKY COVER 65% 66% 68% 68% 66% 64% 62% 67% 72% 77% 78% 80% 82% 79% 76% 73% 70% 67% 64% 62% 61% 60% 49% 38% 27% 27% 27% 27% 25% 20% 17% 18% 26% 11% 25% 22% 13% 8% 10% 14% 8% 8% 17% 22% 32% 42% 38% 45% 48% 36% 53% 46% 26%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 61° 59° 58° 58° 61° 61° 61° 61° 58° 58° 61° 63° 61° 61° 67° 67° 65° 67° 70° 72° 70° 70° 72° 74°
RH 79% 84% 96% 100% 99% 100% 100% 100% 99% 100% 100% 99% 99% 100% 90% 81% 74% 66% 64% 65% 64% 61% 63% 61% 65% 73% 78% 90% 96% 100% 99% 100% 99% 67% 53% 54% 61% 89% 93% 52% 66% 87% 89% 58% 66% 90% 92% 63% 74% 93% 93% 65% 74%
POP 12HR 45% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 32% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- 0% -- 2% -- 5% -- 10% -- 15% -- 17% -- 19% -- 23%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.18in -- -- -- -- -- 0.07in -- -- -- -- -- 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 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 5 5 2 2 1 1 1 1 5 5 6 2 1 1 2 2 1 0 2 1 1 1 5 1 1 1 6 2
WIND DIR NW N N N N NW 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 NE N N N NE NE N N NE E SW SE SE SE SW S S SW SW SW
HeatIndex 76 74 70 67 67 65 65 65 65 63 63 63 63 65 68 72 74 77 79 79 77 77 76 76 74 72 68 65 63 61 59 58 58 72 79 79 74 61 59 81 76 65 65 85 82 68 68 90 87 72 72 93 89
Rain Showers Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 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 -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 74.01 72.66 69.75 67.00 66.95 65.00 65.00 65.00 64.97 63.00 63.00 62.98 62.98 65.00 67.49 70.62 71.83 73.60 75.00 75.11 73.40 73.10 72.50 72.31 71.07 70.04 66.89 64.66 62.91 61.00 59.00 58.00 58.00 69.60 73.78 73.89 70.74 60.87 58.99 73.67 72.78 64.56 64.62 77.41 75.22 67.49 67.60 79.67 77.83 71.49 71.49 79.96 79.54

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 PM EDT MON AUG 03 2020
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        SUNNY     86  67  52 W10       29.92F                  
HENDERSON      TSTM      68  66  93 N8G22     29.96R                  
OWENSBORO      MOSUNNY   80  70  71 NE7       29.93F                  
HOPKINSVILLE   PTSUNNY   77  70  79 S6        29.92F                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLOUDY    87  66  49 SW10      29.92F                  
GLASGOW        MOSUNNY   84  68  59 SW5       29.94S                  


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: Mon Aug 3 17:05:01 EDT 2020

Precip Type           None         None         None         None         
Chance Precip (%)     30           10           0            10           
High Temperature(F)                75-79                     75-79        
Minimum RH(%)                      65-70                     56-61        
Low Temperature(F)    61-65                     55-59                     
Maximum RH(%)         95-100                    95-100                    
Temp (24h Trend)      63 (-3)      78 (-6)      56           79           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (0)      68 (+7)      99           59           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    N 4-8                     Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       Lgt/Var      N 6-10       Lgt/Var      N 3-7        
Precip Amount         0.10         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration       1            0                         0            
Precip Begin          7 PM                                                
Precip End            10 PM                                               
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  70                        70           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 3640                      5512         
Transport Wind (KTS)               N  9                      NE  5        
Transport Wind (M/S)               N  5                      NE  3        
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  5147                      4330         
Dispersion Index                   Fair                      Fair         
LAL                   3            2            1            1            
Haines Index          3            2            3            3            
Stability(DSI)        N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds around
5 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds
around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around
5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
303 PM CDT Mon Aug 3 2020

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight

Scattered thunderstorms will continue for the rest of the
afternoon and into the early evening hours across the entire 
area. Locally heavy rainfall and lightning will be the primary 
hazards. Small hail and gusty winds up to 40 mph are possible with
the stronger storms.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday

There is a slight chance of thunderstorms Saturday and Sunday. 
Lightning and heavy rain are the primary hazards that can be 
expected.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

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

LATE THIS AFTERNOON
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds around 5 mph in the evening becoming calm after midnight.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 mph in the evening becoming calm after midnight.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.

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

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