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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 08:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAY 24 2018
DAY THURSDAY
CDT 3HR 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85°
TEMP 65° 65° 63° 65° 68° 74° 77° 81° 83° 85° 85° 85° 85° 85° 83°
SKY COVER 7% 9% 9% 6% 9% 12% 15% 16% 17% 18% 16% 14% 12% 13% 13%
Clouds
DEW PT 63° 61° 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61°
RH 90% 89% 92% 87% 81% 71% 61% 56% 51% 46% 43% 43% 43% 44% 47%
POP 12HR -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE E NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 65 65 63 65 68 74 77 82 84 85 86 86 86 85 84
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 64.66 64.62 62.82 64.56 67.04 71.58 73.10 75.63 76.48 77.22 76.79 76.79 76.79 76.93 75.95



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 85° -- -- 68° 85° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 68° 85° --
TEMP 81° 77° 74° 70° 68° 67° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 68° 74° 77° 81° 83° 85° 85° 85° 85° 81° 74° 70° 68° 70° 79° 83° 85° 81° 72° 70° 83° 79° 70° 68° 81° 81° 72° 70° 85° 81° 72° 70° 85° 79°
SKY COVER 14% 14% 15% 15% 14% 12% 10% 12% 16% 18% 19% 23% 25% 25% 25% 25% 28% 34% 37% 39% 41% 43% 44% 45% 59% 56% 67% 54% 62% 58% 56% 59% 68% 74% 74% 71% 76% 72% 63% 59% 66% 71% 70% 73% 73% 74% 71%
Clouds
DEW PT 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 70° 70° 68° 70° 67° 67° 70° 70° 67° 67° 70° 68° 67° 65° 68° 70° 67° 67° 70° 70°
RH 52% 57% 63% 72% 78% 80% 83% 86% 89% 93% 93% 90% 90% 81% 74% 66% 58% 54% 49% 50% 48% 47% 58% 73% 83% 87% 90% 73% 63% 58% 71% 87% 90% 64% 74% 90% 93% 66% 66% 84% 87% 59% 66% 87% 90% 62% 74%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- 24% -- -- -- 38% -- 16% -- 42% -- 19% -- 41% -- 4% -- 40% -- 23% -- 48%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.01in -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 2 2 5 5 7 7 7 5 2 2 5 6 5 2 6 5 5 5 7 7 6 5 7 6
WIND DIR NE NE E E E E E E E E E SE SE SE S S S S SW SW SW SW S S S S S SW SW SW S S S S SE SE E NE NE E E E E E E SE E
HeatIndex 82 77 74 70 68 67 65 65 63 63 63 63 65 68 74 77 84 86 87 87 87 87 84 74 70 68 70 79 88 88 85 72 70 88 79 70 68 85 84 72 70 88 85 72 70 90 79
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- Chance Chance -- -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- Chance Chance -- -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 75.14 72.70 70.91 68.28 66.89 66.10 64.42 64.52 62.75 62.84 62.84 62.77 64.66 67.04 71.83 73.60 75.87 76.88 77.65 77.80 77.51 77.36 75.87 71.74 68.95 67.34 69.38 76.00 78.08 78.95 77.46 71.06 69.38 78.21 76.11 69.38 67.65 76.85 76.85 70.84 69.20 79.09 76.85 71.06 69.38 79.52 76.11

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 400 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      67  65  93 CALM      30.09R                  
HENDERSON      NOT AVBL                                               
OWENSBORO      FAIR      69  61  75 NE6       30.12R                  
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      71  65  80 E3        30.08S                  
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      67  64  90 CALM      30.10F                  
GLASGOW        FAIR      66  60  81 NE6       30.11F                  


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 May 24 04:05:01 EDT 2018

Precip Type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            0            
High Temperature(F)                82-86                     83-87        
Minimum RH(%)                      40-45                     44-49        
Low Temperature(F)    61-65                     60-64                     
Maximum RH(%)         93-98                     93-98                     
Temp (24h Trend)      63 (-3)      85 (+1)      62           86           
RH % (24h Trend)      96 (-3)      43 (-7)      96           47           
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NE 3-7                    Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       Lgt/Var      NE 4-8       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
Precip Duration                                                           
Precip Begin                                                              
Precip End                                                                
1700'Mix Hgt Temp                  77                        80           
Mixing Hgt(FT-AGL)                 5110                      6421         
Transport Wind (KTS)               NE  9                     S  7         
Transport Wind (M/S)               NE  5                     S  4         
Vent Rate (M/S-M)                  7790                      7828         
Dispersion Index                   Fair to Good              Fair to Good 
LAL                   1            1            1            3            
Haines Index          3            4            4            3            
Stability(DSI)        N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  N/A          SLGT UNSTBL  

Remarks...None.

.Forecast for days 3 through 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around
5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds
around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around
5 mph. 
.MEMORIAL DAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds
around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For HOPKINS County, Kentucky
322 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday

There is a chance of thunderstorms each day. Frequent lightning,
locally heavy rain and gusty winds may accompany stronger storms.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

Latest HOPKINS County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
Additional Drought Info.: UKAWC Drought Page, Kentucky Drought Watch


7-Day Forecast For HOPKINS County, KY

TODAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

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

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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