1st Responders/1st Detectors/Storm Spotters Weather Summary for Laurel County, KY

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

ISSUED AT 08:00 UTC ON MONDAY AUG 20 2018
DAY MONDAY
EDT 3HR 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85°
TEMP 68° 67° 67° 68° 72° 74° 79° 81° 83° 83° 85° 85° 83° 83° 81°
SKY COVER 42% 47% 52% 57% 57% 56% 56% 59% 62% 66% 67% 68% 69% 69% 70%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 70°
RH 100% 100% 100% 97% 90% 84% 76% 74% 69% 67% 64% 65% 67% 69% 72%
POP 12HR -- -- -- 14% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 2 2 5 6 7 7 8 9 10 10 13 13 13 10 10
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 68 67 67 68 72 74 79 85 88 89 90 90 89 88 85
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 68.00 67.00 67.00 67.85 71.27 72.66 76.33 77.83 78.87 78.61 79.81 79.96 78.61 78.87 77.58



DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81° -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- 77° -- -- 56° 77° -- -- 56° 83° -- -- 63° 83° -- -- 65° 83° --
TEMP 79° 76° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 74° 76° 79° 79° 81° 81° 81° 79° 74° 70° 68° 65° 65° 70° 77° 76° 72° 61° 58° 76° 70° 59° 59° 83° 79° 67° 67° 83° 76° 67° 67° 83° 76°
SKY COVER 70% 73% 75% 78% 77% 77% 76% 77% 78% 78% 79% 81% 82% 82% 81% 80% 79% 76% 75% 70% 71% 71% 71% 70% 72% 77% 68% 70% 64% 57% 41% 24% 9% 7% 4% 3% 13% 19% 32% 30% 45% 54% 39% 41% 41% 41% 42%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 67° 65° 65° 63° 65° 65° 63° 63° 56° 54° 56° 58° 54° 56° 63° 63° 61° 61° 65° 67° 63° 63° 68° 67°
RH 76% 81% 84% 90% 93% 93% 93% 90% 90% 93% 93% 96% 97% 90% 87% 78% 73% 71% 69% 69% 66% 68% 81% 89% 89% 96% 96% 80% 64% 64% 72% 86% 86% 50% 65% 84% 86% 50% 59% 80% 81% 57% 70% 87% 90% 62% 74%
POP 12HR 50% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 59% -- -- -- 34% -- -- -- 21% -- 13% -- 2% -- 3% -- 6% -- 8% -- 12% -- 22% -- 27%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.10in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.08in -- -- -- -- -- 0.14in -- -- -- 0.04in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 10 13 13 13 8 6 6 5 6 6 6 7 7 2 5 5 5 2 1 6 5 5 2 5 5 2 2 2 2
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W NW NW NW NW N NE NE NE NE E SE S S SE S S S S S SW SW
HeatIndex 79 76 74 72 72 70 70 72 72 70 70 70 70 72 74 76 79 83 84 84 84 82 74 70 68 65 65 70 77 76 72 61 58 76 70 59 59 84 79 67 67 85 76 67 67 86 76
Rain Showers Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance --
Thunder Storm 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 Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 76.33 74.20 72.66 71.27 71.49 69.57 69.57 71.27 71.27 69.57 69.57 69.75 69.82 71.27 72.91 73.92 76.00 75.78 77.21 77.21 76.85 75.44 72.41 69.32 67.44 64.86 64.86 68.77 73.40 72.59 69.97 60.83 58.06 71.27 67.84 58.98 58.98 76.34 74.44 66.10 66.14 77.28 73.16 66.41 66.55 77.94 73.54

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For LAUREL County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 AM EDT MON AUG 20 2018
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON          N/A     71  69  93 CALM      29.99F                  
LONDON           N/A     69  69 100 CALM      29.99S FOG              
SOMERSET*      FOG       68  68 100 CALM      29.98F VSB 1            
MONTICELLO*      N/A     67  67 100 CALM      29.99F FOG              
WILLIAMSBURG*  CLOUDY    68  68 100 CALM      29.99S VSB<1/4          
MIDDLESBORO*   MOCLDY    70  70 100 CALM      30.01S                  
HARLAN APT*    CLOUDY    69  69 100 CALM      30.02S                  
PIKE CO APT*     N/A     70  70 100 CALM      30.00F                  
BIG SANDY APT*   N/A     69  69 100 CALM      29.99F FOG              
MOREHEAD APT*    N/A     72  68  88 CALM      30.00S                  
ASHLAND*         N/A     66  66 100 CALM      29.98F FOG              


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 LAUREL County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Mon Aug 20 04:05:01 EDT 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon          

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        
Chance precip (%)     30           20           50           
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        
Temp (24H TREND)      79-82 (+2)   63-69 (+2)   81-84        
Rh % (24H TREND)      64-69 (-4)   93-100 (0)   62-67        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S 2-6        
Precip duration       1            1            1            
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.09         0.00         0.11         
LAL                   2            2            3            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4900                      4500         
Transport wnd (mph)   W  3                      SW  9        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     15917                     36688        
ADI Early             15 Gen Poor  1 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor  
ADI Late              15 Gen Poor  2 Very Poor  27 Fair      
Max LVORI Early       6            9            9            
Max LVORI Late        4            10           4            

REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH        
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS        
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS        
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.


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Keetch-Byram Drought Index, ROMAN Web, Haines Index ,
WFAS's 10-hr Dead Fuel Moist., WFAS's 100-hr Dead Fuel Moist., Probablity of Ignition, Visual blackness Map, Palmer Drought Index, HPC's Rainfall Forecast Maps


Hazardous Weather Outlook For LAUREL County, Kentucky
740 PM EDT Sun Aug 19 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

Thunderstorms are possible from Monday afternoon through Tuesday 
evening.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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


7-Day Forecast For LAUREL County, KY

TODAY
Partly sunny. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers. Lows around 70. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely through the day. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 80. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers late. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

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

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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