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UKAWC 1st Detectors/1st Responders Precision Weather Forecast For JACKSON County, Kentucky
(based on the NWS County Digital Forecast)

ISSUED AT 23:00 UTC ON THURSDAY OCT 29 2020
DAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
EDT 3HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN 68° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49°
TEMP 56° 54° 52° 49° 49° 47° 45° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 45° 47° 47° 47° 47° 45° 45°
SKY COVER 96% 97% 98% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 98% 96% 94% 96% 98% 97% 92% 84% 76% 68% 59% 51% 41% 31%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 52° 49° 47° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 43° 41° 41° 40° 40° 40° 40° 38° 38° 36° 36° 36° 36° 36° 36°
RH 92% 92% 93% 92% 89% 93% 93% 92% 92% 95% 92% 92% 89% 89% 88% 89% 82% 73% 67% 65% 63% 62% 67% 70%
POP 12HR 100% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 91% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.13in -- -- -- -- -- 0.07in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 5 1
WIND Gust(MPH) 15 14 13 15 15 13 13 10 10 8 8 8 7 8 10 10 10 8 8 7 7 7 7 2
WIND DIR NW NW N NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew
HeatIndex 56 54 52 49 49 47 45 40 40 40 40 40 40 40 38 38 39 45 47 47 47 47 45 45
Rain Slight Chance Chance Likely Definite Definite Likely Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- 41° 41° 41° 39° 39° 39° 39° 39° 39° 39° 39° 41° -- -- -- -- 43° --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 56.12 54.21 52.26 49.43 49.59 47.45 45.53 45.61 45.61 43.43 43.70 43.70 43.96 43.96 44.04 43.96 44.56 47.05 49.14 49.27 49.40 49.47 47.50 47.28



DAY SATURDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 11P 2A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34° -- -- 59° -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- 56° -- -- 27° 45° -- -- 29° 56° -- -- 36° 63° -- -- 41° 65° --
TEMP 43° 41° 40° 40° 40° 38° 38° 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 47° 56° 58° 49° 45° 47° 47° 47° 54° 56° 54° 43° 32° 27° 43° 36° 31° 29° 52° 45° 38° 36° 61° 52° 45° 43° 63° 52°
SKY COVER 23% 17% 13% 11% 11% 11% 12% 12% 13% 13% 14% 14% 13% 6% 14% 27% 43% 51% 61% 74% 71% 59% 47% 25% 11% 19% 9% 3% 2% 3% 5% 2% 2% 2% 7% 8% 32% 39% 41% 45% 42%
Clouds
DEW PT 36° 36° 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 32° 32° 36° 38° 40° 41° 43° 43° 43° 45° 45° 43° 36° 29° 22° 20° 20° 25° 25° 25° 31° 36° 36° 34° 40° 43° 41° 40° 45° 45°
RH 76% 78% 81% 84% 85% 88% 88% 92% 92% 92% 95% 95% 91% 65% 48% 49% 76% 92% 85% 89% 92% 71% 61% 50% 55% 66% 77% 40% 63% 80% 81% 42% 70% 88% 88% 43% 68% 85% 88% 51% 77%
POP 12HR 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- 7% -- 0% -- 1% -- 0% -- 0% -- 0% -- 0% -- 0% -- 2%
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 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 5 5 6 2 5 6 7 7 10 13 13 8 6 2 6 2 2 2 6 1 1 2 7 5 2 2 6 1
WIND DIR N N NE NE NE E E E E E E E E E S S S S S SW SW W W W NW NW NW W W SW SW SW SW S S SW S S S SW S
HeatIndex 41 40 38 37 37 38 38 36 36 36 34 34 34 47 56 58 49 42 47 47 47 54 56 54 38 27 23 39 33 27 26 52 45 38 34 61 52 45 41 63 52
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of Areas of Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Widespread -- -- Widespread Widespread -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- 38° 27° -- 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 45.09 43.15 41.96 41.65 41.55 39.37 39.37 37.00 37.00 37.00 34.68 34.68 35.23 49.27 56.80 58.22 50.29 45.61 47.97 47.71 47.52 54.77 56.60 55.32 46.91 37.01 31.02 48.21 40.64 34.06 32.11 54.17 47.28 39.37 37.50 60.31 53.20 46.14 44.04 61.87 52.86

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For JACKSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 700 PM EDT THU OCT 29 2020
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        LGT RAIN  59  56  89 VRB3      29.59S                  
LONDON         CLOUDY    63  60  90 NW7       29.60R                  
SOMERSET       CLOUDY    61  54  77 W13G23    29.64R                  
MIDDLESBORO    CLOUDY    66  66 100 NW6       29.57R                  
MONTICELLO     CLOUDY    62  59  90 W18G31    29.66R                  


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 JACKSON County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu Oct 29 19:05:02 EDT 2020

405 PM EDT Thu Oct 29 2020

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat          

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Mcldy        Mclear       Mclear       
Chance precip (%)     70           0            0            0            
Precip type           showers      None         None         None         
Temp (24H TREND)      42 (-20)     50 (-21)     32           62           
Rh % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      56 (-23)     100          42           
20ftwnd-AM(mph)                    NW 3-7 G16                Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       NW 6-10 G19  N 2-6 G13    Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Precip duration       2                                                   
Precip begin          8 PM                                                
Precip end            8 AM                                                
Precip amount         0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00         
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
Haines Index (MID)                 2                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3600                      2200         
Transport wnd (mph)                N 10                      S  8         
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  31013                     16231        
ADI Early             27 Fair      36 Fair      3 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor  
ADI Late              28 Fair      34 Fair      4 Very Poor  23 Fair      
Max LVORI Early       5            4            7            7            
Max LVORI Late        6            3            9            3            

Remarks...None.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For JACKSON County, Kentucky
538 PM EDT Thu Oct 29 2020

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.  

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Frost is likely area-wide Friday night. A killing freeze will be 
possible Sunday night.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated. 

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


7-Day Forecast For JACKSON County, KY

TONIGHT
Showers in the evening, then a slight chance of showers late. Patchy fog through the night. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

FRIDAY
Cloudy in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Patchy fog early. Highs around 50. Light winds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Patchy fog. Areas of frost late. Lows in the lower 30s. Light winds.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Areas of frost and patchy fog early. Highs around 60. Light winds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph late.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Widespread frost. Lows in the upper 20s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Widespread frost. Highs in the upper 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Cold, clear. Widespread frost. Lows in the upper 20s.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Widespread frost. Highs in the mid 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

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