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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 THURSDAY JUN 04 2020
DAY THURSDAY
CDT 3HR MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 86°
TEMP 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 74° 76° 79° 81° 83° 83° 85° 85° 86° 86° 85°
SKY COVER 57% 57% 65% 74% 73% 63% 63% 61% 70% 69% 66% 67% 68% 63% 65% 66% 68% 73% 68%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70°
RH 82% 84% 87% 90% 90% 92% 93% 90% 84% 79% 74% 72% 67% 64% 61% 58% 57% 59% 62%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 16% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 7 7 7 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 10 13 13 10 10 10 13 15 15 15 15 15 14 10 9 10 10 10 8
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 72 72 70 70 70 68 68 70 74 76 83 86 87 88 89 90 92 92 90
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 70.69 70.84 69.20 69.38 69.38 67.60 67.65 69.38 72.66 74.01 76.11 77.58 78.61 78.21 79.38 78.95 79.57 79.87 79.52



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 68° -- -- -- -- -- 90° -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 90° -- -- 67° 90° -- -- 65° 88° -- -- 70° 85° -- -- 68° 83° --
TEMP 83° 79° 76° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 72° 76° 81° 83° 88° 90° 85° 76° 72° 70° 72° 81° 88° 90° 85° 72° 70° 86° 83° 70° 68° 85° 85° 72° 72° 83° 81° 74° 70° 81° 77°
SKY COVER 66% 66% 67% 67% 64% 57% 53% 55% 58% 59% 59% 60% 61% 62% 63% 63% 63% 61% 36% 34% 37% 26% 44% 33% 14% 36% 23% 21% 14% 16% 29% 47% 48% 44% 44% 53% 48% 59% 57% 66% 60% 59% 56% 61%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 70° 67° 67° 67° 65° 63° 59° 59° 61° 65° 63° 65° 67° 70° 67° 70° 67° 63° 61°
RH 62% 68% 76% 84% 90% 93% 96% 96% 93% 96% 100% 99% 99% 90% 81% 71% 65% 55% 50% 57% 82% 93% 99% 96% 74% 55% 47% 56% 86% 84% 45% 45% 67% 75% 49% 49% 76% 84% 67% 65% 87% 87% 56% 56%
POP 12HR 53% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 31% -- -- -- -- -- -- 46% -- -- -- 25% -- -- -- 28% -- 3% -- 5% -- 4% -- 15% -- 21% -- 50% -- 46% -- 52%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.02in -- 0.04in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 5 6 6 6 6 6 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 5 2 2 5 7 7 6 6 8 8 7 7 9 10 8 8 7 7
WIND DIR SW SW S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S SW SW W NE NE N NE NE E E E E E E E SE SE SE SE SW W W W
HeatIndex 86 82 76 74 72 72 70 70 70 70 68 68 70 72 76 85 88 93 94 90 76 72 70 72 85 95 95 88 72 70 87 83 70 68 87 86 72 72 87 83 74 70 82 77
Rain Showers Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 77.94 75.44 73.73 72.66 71.27 71.49 69.75 69.75 69.57 69.75 68.00 67.95 69.94 71.27 74.20 77.46 78.34 80.77 81.42 78.80 74.30 71.49 69.94 71.71 77.83 80.77 80.91 78.66 70.98 69.01 77.77 75.68 67.97 66.73 77.65 77.65 70.26 70.84 78.61 76.73 72.91 69.20 75.63 72.60

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
Issued at 1200 AM EDT THU JUN 04 2020
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        PTCLDY    75  66  73 SW5       29.84F                  
HENDERSON      MOCLDY    78  67  68 S9        29.81F                  
OWENSBORO      MOCLDY    77  67  71 S8        29.83F                  
HOPKINSVILLE   MOCLDY    77  69  77 S7        29.87F                  
BOWLING GREEN  MOCLDY    77  68  73 S7        29.89R                  
GLASGOW        PTCLDY    73  60  62 S3        29.90S                  


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 Jun 4 00:05:01 EDT 2020

Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers      Tstms        
Chance Precip (%)     40           50           40           50           
High Temperature(F)                83-87                     86-90        
Minimum RH(%)                      54-59                     46-51        
Low Temperature(F)    65-69                     66-70                     
Maximum RH(%)         95-100                    95-100                    
Temp (24h Trend)      67 (+4)      86 (-3)      68           89           
RH % (24h Trend)      99 (+10)     57 (+10)     100          49           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    SW 6-10 G19               SW 3-7       
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW 3-7       SW 5-9       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Precip Amount         0.02         0.11         0.03         0.00         
Precip Duration       1            2            2            2            
Precip Begin          12 AM        Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  83                        84           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 4199                      4199         
Transport Wind (KTS)               SW 10                     SW  9        
Transport Wind (M/S)               SW  5                     SW  5        
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  6597                      5938         
Dispersion Index                   Fair to Good              Fair         
LAL                   2            3            2            3            
Haines Index          3            3            3            3            
Stability(DSI)        N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with chance of thunderstorms and slight
chance of showers. Highs around 90. Northwest winds around 5 mph
shifting to the northeast in the afternoon. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. East winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows around 70. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to
10 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
955 PM CDT Wed Jun 3 2020

 DAY ONE  Tonight

A chance of thunderstorms is forecast during the overnight hours,
with the best chances along the Interstate 64 corridor in 
southern Illinois and southwest Indiana. A few storms may produce 
strong wind gusts and small hail.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are forecast Thursday through
Saturday. A few storms may produce damaging wind gusts on Thursday.
Otherwise, lightning and locally heavy rain will be the primary 
storm hazards.

Thunderstorms are forecast for mainly the southwestern half of the 
region Monday, and for the entire region Tuesday. Some thunderstorms 
may occur on Wednesday. Lightning and locally heavy rain will be the 
primary storm hazards.

 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

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 70. Southwest winds 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

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

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows around 70.

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

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny. 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. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

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