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

ISSUED AT 14:00 UTC ON TUESDAY DEC 18 2018
DAY TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45°
TEMP 34° 36° 40° 43° 45° 45° 45° 43° 40°
SKY COVER 7% 10% 11% 15% 16% 15% 8% 9% 14%
Clouds
DEW PT 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27°
RH 78% 69% 59% 54% 48% 48% 49% 52% 59%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE E E E E
DEW Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 31 34 38 41 43 43 43 41 36
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37°
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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 29° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° -- -- 49° -- -- 41° 45° -- -- 31° 40° -- -- 31° 45° -- -- 31° 43° --
TEMP 38° 38° 36° 34° 34° 34° 32° 31° 31° 31° 31° 29° 31° 32° 36° 38° 43° 47° 49° 52° 52° 54° 52° 47° 45° 43° 43° 43° 40° 40° 40° 43° 49° 49° 47° 45° 45° 43° 40° 36° 31° 40° 38° 34° 31° 43° 40° 34° 32° 43° 38°
SKY COVER 13% 14% 13% 10% 9% 7% 5% 5% 5% 5% 8% 11% 14% 17% 21% 24% 22% 20% 18% 19% 20% 22% 33% 43% 53% 60% 67% 73% 88% 98% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 91% 72% 58% 56% 65% 65% 76% 68% 63% 58% 60%
Clouds
DEW PT 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 25° 27° 29° 29° 31° 31° 32° 32° 32° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36° 36° 36° 36° 38° 41° 43° 43° 43° 41° 40° 38° 31° 27° 27° 27° 27° 27° 31° 31° 31° 27° 27° 27°
RH 59% 62% 63% 69% 69% 72% 75% 78% 77% 81% 81% 84% 81% 78% 75% 70% 61% 55% 51% 48% 46% 46% 47% 57% 67% 70% 75% 75% 82% 85% 88% 79% 74% 79% 89% 96% 89% 88% 88% 81% 85% 59% 64% 78% 84% 60% 70% 88% 81% 53% 64%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- 21% -- -- -- 86% -- 94% -- 91% -- 65% -- 13% -- 8% -- 23% -- 29% -- 6%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.02in -- 0.17in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 5 6 2 5 6 7 6 7 9 15 16 15 15 10 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 5
WIND DIR E E E E E SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SE SE E E NE N N NW NW W W W SW SW SW SW W W W W NW
HeatIndex 35 34 34 32 32 31 29 28 28 27 27 26 27 29 33 35 39 47 49 52 52 54 52 47 41 40 39 39 38 37 37 41 49 49 47 41 39 36 32 27 21 32 33 28 26 39 36 28 26 38 35
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Likely Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Likely -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 35° 35° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 35° 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 42° 39° 39° 39° 37° 36° -- 40° -- -- -- 41° 40° 36° 32° 27° 21° 34° 33° 29° 25° 39° 35° 28° 26° 39° 35°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For LEWIS County, Kentucky
Issued at 1200 PM EST TUE DEC 18 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      41  31  67 VRB3      30.22F                  
COVINGTON      FAIR      39  29  67 CALM      30.23F                  
FRANKFORT      FAIR      40  32  73 VRB3      30.22F                  


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 LEWIS County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Tue Dec 18 12:05:01 EST 2018

CLOUD COVER                    MClear       MClear       MClear
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              45 (-5)      28 (-1)           54
RH % (24H TREND)             49 (-11)      84 (-7)           45
20FTWND-AM(MPH)               Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FTWND-PM(MPH)               Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                                
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)               3490                      3180
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)              E  2                     SW 15
LAL                                 1            1            1
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. South winds around
5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the lower 50s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain likely and a chance of snow. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 40s.
West winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For LEWIS County, Kentucky
406 AM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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


7-Day Forecast For LEWIS County, KY

REST OF TODAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northeast winds around 5 mph late this morning, becoming light and variable, then becoming east around 5 mph late.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then cloudy with a slight chance of rain after midnight. Lows around 40. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

THURSDAY
Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Highs around 50. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Rain, mild. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 90 percent.

FRIDAY
Rain. Highs in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 90 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. Rain likely in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

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