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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 01:00 UTC ON MONDAY NOV 30 2020
DAY SUNDAY MONDAY
CDT 3HR 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 36°
TEMP 43° 43° 43° 41° 40° 40° 38° 38° 36° 34° 31° 31° 31° 31° 32° 34° 34° 36° 36° 36° 34° 31°
SKY COVER 96% 94% 95% 97% 96% 95% 97% 99% 98% 97% 98% 95% 91% 88% 89% 87% 88% 88% 86% 84% 75% 62%
Clouds
DEW PT 38° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 36° 36° 34° 32° 31° 29° 29° 27° 27° 25° 25° 25° 23° 22° 20° 22°
RH 82% 79% 79% 85% 92% 92% 92% 92% 91% 91% 99% 96% 92% 85% 78% 72% 66% 63% 61% 56% 58% 66%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 69% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 7 7 8 10 14 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 13
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 10 13 13 15 21 23 24 24 24 24 24 25 25 24 24 23 23 23 23 22 18
WIND DIR NW N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 39 39 38 37 35 32 31 28 26 25 19 19 19 21 22 24 25 26 26 26 24 22
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Ice Pellets Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 39° 39° 39° 36° 35° 34° 30° 29° 27° 24° 21° 21° 21° 21° 22° 24° 24° 27° 27° 27° 24° 21°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 10A 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 22° -- -- -- 40° -- -- -- -- 25° -- -- 50° -- -- 32° 47° -- -- 34° 45° -- -- 29° 47° -- -- 29° 49° --
TEMP 31° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 27° 25° 25° 23° 22° 22° 22° 23° 29° 36° 40° 31° 29° 27° 27° 25° 36° 49° 49° 38° 34° 34° 45° 41° 36° 34° 43° 38° 32° 29° 45° 38° 31° 29° 47° 41°
SKY COVER 51% 39% 40% 37% 29% 29% 29% 23% 16% 10% 9% 7% 6% 5% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 4% 10% 20% 19% 18% 30% 46% 87% 92% 80% 85% 83% 78% 53% 46% 52% 38% 28% 26% 22% 28% 16% 20%
Clouds
DEW PT 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 20° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 16° 18° 20° 20° 20° 22° 25° 27° 27° 27° 31° 32° 34° 34° 34° 34° 32° 29° 31° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31°
RH 66% 71% 68% 74% 71% 74% 74% 77% 77% 84% 88% 87% 87% 80% 65% 45% 38% 55% 68% 74% 77% 84% 63% 42% 43% 66% 88% 92% 67% 72% 92% 99% 64% 72% 92% 99% 53% 72% 92% 100% 55% 64%
POP 12HR 27% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- 15% -- 24% -- 16% -- 17% -- 12% -- 11% -- 4% -- 5%
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) 13 10 9 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 8 7 5 1 1 2 2 6 6 5 2 1 5 6 5 2 2 6 5 5 5 7 7 6 7 8 7
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW W W W W W W W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW S S S SE SE SE S S W W W W W W W W W W W W
HeatIndex 21 19 19 19 19 18 18 17 18 15 15 14 14 15 21 30 34 27 29 27 23 21 32 49 49 35 34 31 41 39 34 31 40 34 28 23 45 32 26 22 47 36
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Ice Pellets -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 21° 20° 21° 19° 19° 20° 20° 17° 17° 15° 15° 15° 15° 15° 22° 30° 35° 26° -- -- -- -- 31° -- -- -- -- 30° 42° 38° -- -- 39° 35° 28° 24° 41° 33° 25° 22° -- 36°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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 800 PM EST SUN NOV 29 2020
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLOUDY    42  38  85 SE3       29.93F                  
HENDERSON      LGT RAIN  44  37  76 W10       29.96S                  
OWENSBORO      LGT RAIN  45  42  89 W7        29.94F                  
HOPKINSVILLE   DRIZZLE   44  42  93 NW10      29.92R                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLOUDY    48  41  76 CALM      29.91F                  
GLASGOW        RAIN      47  43  85 CALM      29.89F                  


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 Nov 29 20:05:01 EST 2020

Precip Type           Rain         Snow/Rain    None         None         
Chance Precip (%)     90           40           10           0            
High Temperature(F)                33-37                     37-41        
Minimum RH(%)                      55-60                     33-38        
Low Temperature(F)    28-32                     20-24                     
Maximum RH(%)         95-100                    86-91                     
Temp (24h Trend)      30 (0)       36 (-18)     22           40           
RH % (24h Trend)      97 (+5)      58 (+4)      89           36           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW 14-18 G29              W 6-10       
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NW 5-9 G19   NW 13-17 G28 NW 8-12 G23  W 6-10 G17   
Precip Amount         0.12         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration       8            2            0                         
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing                             
Precip End            Continuing   5 PM                                   
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  34                        35           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 3115                      3351         
Transport Wind (KTS)               NW 24                     W 14         
Transport Wind (M/S)               NW 12                     W  7         
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  11746                     7371         
Dispersion Index                   Good                      Fair to Good 
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index          2            2            2            3            
Stability(DSI)        N/A          STBL         N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 50. South winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain
showers and snow showers. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds around
5 mph shifting to the west after midnight. 
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Highs in the mid 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds
around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. West winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 50. West winds 5 to 15 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
237 PM CST Sun Nov 29 2020

 DAY ONE  This Afternoon and Tonight

Northwest winds will increase tonight with gusts to around 30 mph.
Expect wind chills in the teens to lower 20s by morning.

Light rain will mix with or change over to light snow after
midnight over southern Illinois, southwest Indiana and parts of
west Kentucky. No accumulations expected.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday

A mix of rain and snow is expected Monday mainly east of a line 
from the Wabash River south to the Lakes area of west Kentucky. 
There may be some minor accumulations on grassy areas. Elsewhere, 
flurries are expected with no accumulations.

Wind chills will be in the teens and 20s throughout the day on
Monday.

There is a very small chance for a rain or snow mix late 
Wednesday night into early Thursday morning and east of the 
Mississippi river late Thursday night into Friday morning. No 
measurable accumulation expected at this time. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed. However, any reports of
precipitation type would be appreciated.

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
Cloudy. Rain likely in the evening, then a chance of rain

possibly mixed with snow after midnight. No snow accumulation. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest winds around 5 mph in the evening increasing to around 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning, then a slight chance of rain and snow in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds around 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs around 40. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Southwest winds 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers and snow showers in the morning, then a slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers and snow showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 30s.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of rain showers and snow showers in the morning. Highs in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 50.

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