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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 21:00 UTC ON THURSDAY OCT 19 2017
DAY THURSDAY
CDT 3HR 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- 76°
TEMP 74° 70°
SKY COVER 1% 1%
Clouds
DEW PT 49° 49°
RH 42% 48%
POP 12HR -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- --
SNOWFALL -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 6
WIND DIR S S
DEW -- --
HeatIndex 74 70
Rain Showers -- --
Thunder Storm -- --
WIND CHILL -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 69.15 66.80



DAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
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 2A 3A 4A 7A 10A 1P 4P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 76° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- 76° -- -- 61° 74° -- -- 54° 67° -- -- 49° 65° -- -- 41° 58° --
TEMP 65° 63° 61° 58° 58° 56° 56° 54° 54° 52° 50° 49° 50° 54° 59° 65° 68° 72° 74° 76° 76° 76° 72° 70° 65° 63° 61° 58° 58° 58° 56° 56° 54° 54° 54° 65° 74° 76° 67° 63° 61° 72° 68° 61° 54° 67° 63° 58° 49° 65° 56° 49° 41° 56° 52°
SKY COVER 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 3% 2% 3% 3% 3% 2% 3% 3% 6% 9% 13% 17% 21% 28% 35% 42% 33% 23% 23% 26% 32% 35% 35% 34% 34% 43% 39% 55% 59% 64% 68% 88% 93% 92% 88% 83% 76% 66% 46% 36% 34% 35% 28% 24% 26% 35%
Clouds
DEW PT 52° 52° 52° 52° 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 54° 52° 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 52° 52° 56° 56° 56° 56° 63° 63° 58° 54° 56° 56° 50° 45° 45° 41° 38° 36° 38° 40°
RH 60% 67% 72% 77% 77% 80% 79% 83% 83% 86% 89% 92% 85% 83% 72% 62% 54% 51% 48% 45% 41% 43% 49% 55% 65% 70% 69% 74% 72% 74% 74% 77% 77% 80% 80% 62% 46% 50% 67% 78% 86% 71% 81% 93% 99% 70% 78% 76% 89% 48% 56% 65% 78% 48% 61%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- 3% -- 38% -- 83% -- 70% -- 56% -- 39% -- 27% -- 3% -- 10%
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) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 5 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 6 8 9 8 8 9 7 10 7 5 6 7 6 6 6 13 7 6 6 8 6
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S SE S S S SW NE N W NW W W NW NW W NW NW NW
HeatIndex 65 63 61 58 58 56 56 54 54 52 50 49 50 54 59 65 68 72 74 76 76 76 72 70 65 63 61 58 58 58 56 56 54 54 54 65 74 76 67 63 61 72 68 61 54 67 63 58 49 65 56 49 38 56 52
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Likely Definite Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 63.64 62.24 60.66 58.10 58.10 56.31 56.32 54.45 54.45 52.52 50.53 49.43 50.73 54.45 58.97 63.70 65.67 68.44 69.65 70.80 70.42 70.61 68.30 67.23 63.81 62.31 60.62 58.11 58.12 58.11 56.40 56.35 54.61 54.53 54.53 63.70 69.49 71.27 65.51 62.49 60.83 69.89 67.04 60.92 54.03 65.65 62.49 58.11 49.59 63.23 56.68 50.89 43.15 56.80 53.46

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 500 PM EDT THU OCT 19 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        SUNNY     77  49  37 S5        30.18F                  
HENDERSON      SUNNY     77  52  41 S9        30.19F                  
OWENSBORO      SUNNY     76  52  43 S9        30.20S                  
HOPKINSVILLE   SUNNY     74  49  40 S7        30.21F                  
BOWLING GREEN  SUNNY     74  47  38 S6        30.23S                  
GLASGOW        SUNNY     73  48  40 S5        30.23F                  


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: Thu Oct 19 17:05:01 EDT 2017

Precip Type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
High Temperature(F)                74-78                     74-78        
Minimum RH(%)                      37-42                     41-46        
Low Temperature(F)    46-50                     49-53                     
Maximum RH(%)         92-97                     83-88                     
Temp (24h Trend)      47 (+2)      77 (+2)      50           77           
RH % (24h Trend)      95 (+1)      40 (0)       86           44           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    Lgt/Var                   S 5-9 G18    
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       Lgt/Var      SE 3-7       Lgt/Var      S 7-11 G19   
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration                                                           
Precip Begin                                                              
Precip End                                                                
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  68                        72           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 2530                      6024         
Transport Wind (KTS)               SE  8                     S 14         
Transport Wind (M/S)               SE  4                     S  7         
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  3084                      12852        
Dispersion Index                   Fair                      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...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in
the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph
shifting to the north after midnight. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows around 50. South winds around 5 mph shifting to the
west after midnight. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Colder. Lows around 40. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 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 HOPKINS 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 HOPKINS County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
Additional Drought Info.: UKAWC Drought Page, Kentucky Drought Watch


7-Day Forecast For HOPKINS County, KY

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph.

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

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

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

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 70.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows around 50.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows around 40.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

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