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 17:00 UTC ON FRIDAY MAR 22 2019
DAY FRIDAY
EDT 3HR 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 56°
TEMP 54° 54° 54° 54° 52° 49°
SKY COVER 43% 52% 54% 55% 47% 39%
Clouds
DEW PT 34° 32° 31° 31° 29° 29°
RH 48% 42% 41% 41% 42% 47%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 15 16 16 16 15 13
WIND Gust(MPH) 26 30 31 30 25 22
WIND DIR W W NW NW NW NW
DEW -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 54 54 54 54 52 49
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 27° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 32° -- -- 65° -- -- 47° 58° -- -- 34° 52° -- -- 27° 61° -- -- 36° 70° --
TEMP 45° 43° 40° 38° 38° 36° 34° 32° 31° 31° 29° 29° 29° 32° 36° 40° 43° 47° 50° 52° 54° 54° 52° 49° 45° 43° 40° 40° 38° 36° 34° 34° 34° 52° 61° 63° 56° 47° 47° 58° 52° 40° 36° 47° 41° 29° 27° 61° 52° 38° 38° 68° 61°
SKY COVER 32% 27% 23% 18% 15% 13% 10% 8% 5% 3% 3% 3% 3% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 4% 6% 9% 10% 13% 18% 21% 53% 64% 47% 70% 77% 88% 76% 91% 93% 93% 73% 55% 22% 17% 13% 8% 9% 7% 8% 23% 21% 41%
Clouds
DEW PT 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 27° 27° 27° 27° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 23° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23° 25° 25° 25° 27° 29° 34° 38° 38° 45° 45° 52° 45° 36° 29° 25° 25° 23° 25° 25° 31° 34° 34° 31° 32°
RH 55% 60% 64% 69% 69% 72% 75% 78% 81% 81% 81% 85% 84% 74% 64% 57% 46% 38% 33% 30% 28% 28% 30% 34% 41% 46% 50% 51% 56% 63% 66% 66% 71% 42% 36% 39% 53% 89% 93% 77% 74% 85% 75% 40% 51% 81% 92% 24% 44% 85% 81% 24% 33%
POP 12HR 6% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 26% -- 74% -- 98% -- 38% -- 5% -- 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 0.00in 0.06in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 9 7 7 5 2 5 2 2 2 1 0 1 1 2 1 1 2 2 5 5 5 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 5 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 9 8 7 7 5 5 2 5 5 2 7 6
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N NE NE NE E E E E E SE S S SW SW SW S S W N NE NE NE NE NE NE SW NW S S S S
HeatIndex 39 38 36 35 35 32 32 29 28 31 29 29 29 29 36 40 42 47 50 52 54 54 52 49 45 41 40 40 38 36 34 34 34 52 61 63 56 47 47 58 52 33 29 47 37 23 21 61 52 35 36 68 61
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Slight Chance -- Definite Likely Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of Widespread Widespread Widespread Widespread Widespread Widespread Widespread -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Widespread -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 40° 39° 35° 35° -- 32° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34° 30° -- 36° 24° 22° -- -- 35° -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For LAUREL County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 PM EDT FRI MAR 22 2019
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        PTSUNNY   52  32  46 NW12G23   29.92F                  
LONDON           N/A     54  35  48 W20G30    29.97F                  
SOMERSET*        N/A     54  32  43 W13G24    30.02F                  
MONTICELLO*      N/A     56  35  45 W18G29    30.04F                  
WILLIAMSBURG*    N/A     55  32  41 W10G18    29.99F                  
MIDDLESBORO*     N/A     55  34  43 NW8       29.99F                  
HARLAN APT*      N/A     51  32  49 SW9G23    29.96F                  
PIKE CO APT*   CLOUDY    47  34  61 SW12G20   29.90F                  
BIG SANDY APT* CLOUDY    50  36  58 W9G17     29.90F                  
MOREHEAD APT*    N/A     52  34  50 W10G22    29.94S                  
ASHLAND*       CLOUDY    47  36  65 NW12G20   29.90R                  


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: Fri Mar 22 13:05:01 EDT 2019

555 AM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Sat          

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear        
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            
Precip type           None         None         None         
Temp (24H TREND)      50-55 (+5)   23-31 (-3)   53-56        
Rh % (24H TREND)      40-45 (-8)   75-96 (+6)   20-25        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       W 6-10 G25                Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       NW 9-13 G30  NW 3-7 G14   Lgt/Var      
Precip duration                                              
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index (MID)    2                         4            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6000                      3500         
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 28                     NW  2        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     145739                    5719         
ADI Early             82 Good      13 Gen Poor  12 Poor      
ADI Late              95 Good      5 Very Poor  13 Gen Poor  
Max LVORI Early       4            3            5            
Max LVORI Late        2            5            2            

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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Hazardous Weather Outlook For LAUREL County, Kentucky
400 AM EDT Fri Mar 22 2019

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

Freezing temperatures and frost are expected Friday night,
Saturday night, Tuesday night, and Wednesday night.

Thunderstorms will be possible during the day Monday, mainly 
across the Cumberland Valley.

 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

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Widespread frost late. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening becoming light.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Widespread frost early. Highs in the mid 50s. Light winds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Widespread frost late. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny. A 30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s. Light winds.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

MONDAY
Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 60. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Widespread frost. Highs in the lower 60s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Areas of frost. Lows in the mid 30s.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

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