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 16:00 UTC ON FRIDAY OCT 20 2017
DAY FRIDAY
EDT 3HR 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- 76°
TEMP 67° 72° 74° 76° 74° 70° 65°
SKY COVER 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 3%
Clouds
DEW PT 49° 49° 49° 49° 50° 50° 50°
RH 50% 42% 41% 40% 42% 48% 57%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
WIND Gust(MPH) 2 5 5 2 2 2 5
WIND DIR E E E E E E NE
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 67 72 74 76 74 70 65
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 64.75 67.79 69.07 70.32 69.15 66.80 63.53



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 77° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- 76° -- -- 56° 70° -- -- 50° 61° -- -- 38° 54° -- -- 34° 61° --
TEMP 61° 58° 56° 54° 52° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 45° 45° 50° 56° 63° 68° 72° 76° 76° 77° 76° 72° 67° 63° 61° 58° 58° 56° 54° 50° 50° 65° 76° 76° 65° 58° 56° 70° 63° 58° 50° 61° 50° 45° 40° 54° 45° 38° 36° 59° 52°
SKY COVER 4% 4% 5% 5% 5% 6% 7% 7% 8% 8% 8% 8% 8% 9% 9% 9% 11% 14% 17% 19% 20% 22% 23% 24% 26% 22% 23% 23% 25% 30% 25% 29% 15% 26% 28% 40% 71% 92% 95% 92% 90% 72% 54% 56% 51% 51% 45% 47% 53% 44% 40% 24%
Clouds
DEW PT 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 47° 49° 50° 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 49° 50° 52° 52° 52° 52° 50° 47° 47° 47° 52° 52° 54° 56° 56° 56° 59° 58° 54° 50° 49° 43° 40° 36° 36° 38° 36° 34° 38° 40°
RH 69% 77% 79% 85% 85% 93% 92% 92% 89% 92% 96% 99% 96% 89% 77% 62% 53% 45% 39% 37% 35% 37% 43% 54% 66% 72% 77% 80% 82% 80% 89% 89% 60% 44% 46% 72% 93% 100% 70% 86% 90% 100% 62% 76% 82% 85% 51% 73% 88% 88% 45% 65%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- 8% -- 60% -- 85% -- 79% -- 52% -- 26% -- 15% -- 8% -- 14%
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) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 6 7 6 5 2 2 7 5 5 6 8 7 2 2 7 5 1 2 6 2
WIND DIR NE E E E E SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SE S S S SE SE SE SE S SW W W W W W W W SW S SW S
HeatIndex 61 58 56 54 52 50 49 49 49 49 47 45 45 50 56 63 68 72 76 76 77 76 72 67 63 61 58 58 56 54 50 50 65 76 76 65 58 56 70 63 58 50 61 50 43 37 54 45 38 34 59 52
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Likely Definite Definite Likely Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Areas of -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 60.62 58.10 56.32 54.40 52.56 50.34 49.43 49.43 49.59 49.43 47.26 45.08 45.30 50.53 56.35 62.12 65.62 68.01 70.23 70.04 70.49 70.04 67.86 64.93 62.21 60.66 58.10 58.09 56.28 54.53 50.53 50.53 63.64 70.70 70.89 64.05 58.03 56.00 68.15 62.68 58.04 50.00 60.54 51.16 46.37 41.55 55.29 47.05 39.37 37.50 58.94 53.31

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For LAUREL County, Kentucky
Issued at 1200 PM EDT FRI OCT 20 2017
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        SUNNY     65  51  60 CALM      30.34F                  
LONDON         SUNNY     65  50  58 S3        30.33F                  
SOMERSET       SUNNY     63  50  63 CALM      30.33F                  
MIDDLESBORO    SUNNY     54  50  87 CALM      30.35F                  
MONTICELLO     SUNNY     66  55  67 VRB7      30.33F                  


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 Oct 20 12:05:01 EDT 2017

Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee, 
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns, 
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, 
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty, 
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, 
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, 
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run, 
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
547 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 75. 
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........36-44 percent. 
   24 hr trend......1 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......variable less than 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2300 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....variable less than 5 mph. 
Dispersion Index.... 6. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (6500 knot-ft). 
ADI.................6. 
LVORI...............6. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. 
Min Temperature.....Around 46 in valleys to around 52 on 
                    ridges. 
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........77-87 percent ridges to near 100 percent 
                    in valleys. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
20-foot winds.......Southeast winds at 5 mph or less. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................3. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 78. 
   24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........31-37 percent. 
   24 hr trend......5 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......South winds at 5 mph or less. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......3400 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph. 
Dispersion Index....19. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (19000 knot-ft). 
ADI.................5 increasing to 26 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........NONE. 


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For LAUREL County, Kentucky
820 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

Areas of frost will be possible Thursday morning, especially in
sheltered valleys.

 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

REST OF TODAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Light winds.

SATURDAY
Warm, sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Light winds.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY
Showers. Highs around 70. Chance of rain 90 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Cold. Partly cloudy. Areas of frost. Lows in the mid 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 60.

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