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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 18:00 UTC ON TUESDAY NOV 21 2017
DAY TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- 59°
TEMP 58° 58° 58° 56° 54°
SKY COVER 35% 35% 34% 32% 25%
Clouds
DEW PT 38° 40° 40° 38° 38°
RH 49% 49% 50% 50% 52%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 13 10 9 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 17 16 15 9 8
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW
DEW -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 58 58 58 56 54
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY
EDT 6HR 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 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 36° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 25° -- -- 47° -- -- 29° 54° -- -- 40° 54° -- -- 31° 41° -- -- 23° 43° --
TEMP 54° 52° 49° 47° 47° 45° 43° 43° 41° 40° 38° 38° 36° 36° 38° 38° 40° 41° 43° 43° 43° 43° 40° 36° 34° 32° 31° 31° 29° 29° 27° 27° 25° 36° 43° 45° 38° 31° 29° 52° 43° 40° 41° 54° 45° 36° 31° 41° 34° 27° 25° 41° 36°
SKY COVER 28% 27% 17% 17% 16% 23% 44% 66% 87% 90% 84% 77% 71% 67% 63% 59% 43% 28% 12% 10% 6% 4% 5% 6% 6% 5% 4% 3% 5% 8% 10% 10% 31% 25% 14% 13% 20% 7% 3% 1% 3% 34% 70% 32% 21% 20% 24% 22% 25% 24% 11% 13% 17%
Clouds
DEW PT 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 31° 31° 29° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 23° 22° 25° 25° 25° 27° 25° 25° 29° 32° 34° 34° 38° 36° 31° 27° 25° 23° 22° 20° 22° 23°
RH 52% 56% 58% 60% 62% 68% 70% 70% 73% 76% 75% 75% 75% 72% 69% 64% 58% 55% 51% 48% 47% 49% 54% 61% 66% 71% 77% 78% 84% 84% 88% 85% 87% 67% 47% 43% 64% 78% 84% 39% 64% 79% 75% 54% 67% 78% 84% 50% 63% 77% 81% 46% 61%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 2% -- 2% -- 2% -- 4% -- 4% -- 3% -- 2% -- 2% -- 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) 6 5 6 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 6 5 7 7 8 7 6 6 7 7 2 2 6 5
WIND DIR SW SW SW W W W W NW N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N NE NE NE NE E NE W W NW SW S SW S SW SW W W NW NW NW NW NW N W SW
HeatIndex 54 52 49 47 47 41 40 39 37 36 33 32 32 32 32 34 35 38 39 40 40 39 35 33 31 28 28 28 26 29 27 27 25 33 42 45 38 31 29 52 41 36 37 54 45 32 25 36 29 24 20 38 32
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- 42° 39° 39° 36° 35° 33° 33° 31° 31° 33° 33° 35° 37° 39° 39° 39° 39° 36° 32° 30° 28° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° 35° 36° -- 41° 31° 25° 36° 28° -- -- 37° 32°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For JACKSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 PM EST TUE NOV 21 2017
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        MOSUNNY   61  42  49 VRB7G20   30.00F                  
LONDON         MOSUNNY   59  43  55 SW10G21   30.02F                  
SOMERSET       SUNNY     59  37  44 W15       30.03F                  
MIDDLESBORO    CLOUDY    55  41  59 S9G16     30.07S                  
MONTICELLO     PTCLDY    62  43  49 SW22G29   30.03F                  


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: Tue Nov 21 13:05:01 EST 2017

Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville, 
and South Williamson
323 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. 
Max Temperature.....58-63. 
   24 hr trend......11 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........44-54 percent. 
   24 hr trend......16 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 15 mph with gusts up
                    to 25 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest 
                    around 20 mph in the afternoon. 
Dispersion Index....43. 
Vent Rate...........Fair (43100 knot-ft). 
ADI.................34 increasing to 47 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. 
Min Temperature.....38-43. 
   24 hr trend......8 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........76-84 percent. 
   24 hr trend......20 percent drier. 
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................9. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.WEDNESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 44. 
   24 hr trend......16 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........44-54 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2900 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....North 5 to 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....24. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (24200 knot-ft). 
ADI.................28. 
LVORI...............3. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For JACKSON County, Kentucky
243 AM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.  

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 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

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 60. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 40s. Light winds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Light winds.

THANKSGIVING DAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Light winds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Lows around 30.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 40.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Cold. Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.

MONDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.

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