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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 20:00 UTC ON THURSDAY AUG 18 2022
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 79°
TEMP 79° 79° 77°
SKY COVER 22% 19% 18%
Clouds
DEW PT 63° 63° 61°
RH 56% 58% 58%
POP 12HR -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 6 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE
DEW -- -- --
HeatIndex 81 79 77
Rain Showers -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 74.11 74.33 72.80



DAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
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 3A 4A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 61° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- 81° -- -- 65° 81° -- -- 65° 79° -- -- 63° 79° -- -- 63° 81° --
TEMP 72° 70° 67° 67° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 63° 67° 70° 74° 79° 81° 83° 83° 83° 81° 79° 76° 72° 70° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 74° 79° 81° 74° 67° 67° 81° 72° 65° 65° 77° 72° 65° 63° 77° 72° 63° 63° 79° 74°
SKY COVER 18% 15% 10% 9% 10% 11% 14% 14% 13% 13% 15% 18% 23% 28% 34% 41% 44% 44% 50% 55% 60% 64% 65% 66% 58% 51% 44% 37% 36% 36% 36% 38% 41% 44% 35% 58% 49% 54% 48% 60% 47% 69% 79% 75% 71% 65% 64% 63% 58% 57% 33% 38% 47% 37% 39%
Clouds
DEW PT 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 59° 59° 59° 59° 59° 59° 61° 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 70° 68° 65° 65° 70° 67° 65° 63° 68° 67° 63° 63° 67° 67°
RH 68% 72% 77% 80% 83% 86% 87% 90% 89% 92% 92% 93% 90% 81% 72% 66% 60% 56% 54% 54% 56% 60% 64% 70% 79% 86% 90% 93% 96% 96% 96% 100% 100% 99% 99% 81% 64% 60% 78% 96% 93% 71% 86% 99% 100% 76% 86% 100% 100% 73% 84% 99% 99% 66% 81%
POP 12HR 8% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 25% -- -- -- 38% -- 32% -- 70% -- 60% -- 59% -- 26% -- 40% -- 15% -- 28%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.10in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in 0.00in 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 5 6 5 1 1 5 7 5 1 1 7 5 1 1 5 1 0 1 2 1
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE E E E E E E E E E E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S SW SW SW S S S SW S SW SW SW SW SW SW W W SW SW NW N
HeatIndex 72 70 67 67 65 65 63 63 63 61 61 61 63 67 70 74 79 82 84 84 85 83 79 76 72 70 67 67 65 65 65 63 63 63 63 74 82 84 74 67 67 85 72 65 65 77 72 65 63 77 72 63 63 82 74
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 69.68 68.28 65.96 66.10 64.42 64.52 62.70 62.77 62.75 60.90 60.90 60.92 62.77 66.14 68.28 71.16 74.56 75.63 76.88 76.88 77.14 76.12 75.00 73.16 70.48 69.14 66.55 66.68 64.86 64.86 64.86 63.00 63.00 62.98 62.98 72.41 75.00 76.12 72.16 66.82 66.68 77.46 70.98 64.97 65.00 74.60 70.98 65.00 63.00 74.30 70.84 62.98 62.98 75.22 72.41

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For JACKSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 PM EDT THU AUG 18 2022
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        SUNNY     80  62  54 VRB3      30.02F                  
LONDON         MOSUNNY   82  61  48 SE3       30.01F                  
SOMERSET       MOSUNNY   82  61  47 CALM      29.98F                  
MIDDLESBORO    SUNNY     84  56  39 N5        30.00F                  
MONTICELLO     CLEAR     82  64  54 NE7       30.02F                  


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 Aug 18 16:05:01 EDT 2022

429 AM EDT Thu Aug 18 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

Cloud Cover           Mclear       Mclear       Pcldy        
Chance precip (%)     0            0            50           
Precip type           None         None         tstms        
Temp (24H TREND)      81 (+1)      59 (-1)      84           
Rh % (24H TREND)      52 (-2)      100 (0)      52           
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Precip duration                                 1            
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.05         
LAL                   1            1            3            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5800                      4800         
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      W 12         
Vent rate (kt-ft)     58000                     48000        
ADI Early             71           5            58           
ADI Late              82           11           62           
Max LVORI Early       5            5            5            
Max LVORI Late        3            7            3            

Remarks...None.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For JACKSON County, Kentucky
415 PM EDT Thu Aug 18 2022

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Thunderstorms will be possible each day from Friday through
Wednesday, mainly during the afternoon and evening hours.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

Latest JACKSON County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
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7-Day Forecast For JACKSON County, KY

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable winds, becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Humid with lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. A chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

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