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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 02:00 UTC ON SUNDAY AUG 19 2018
DAY SAT SUNDAY
EDT 3HR 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81°
TEMP 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 65° 65° 67° 70° 72° 76° 77° 79° 81° 81° 81° 81° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 56% 57% 58% 59% 61% 63% 65% 67% 70% 72% 70% 68% 66% 60% 54% 48% 45% 41% 37% 35% 33%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67°
RH 99% 99% 99% 96% 97% 97% 100% 99% 100% 99% 90% 81% 76% 71% 66% 64% 62% 62% 62% 65% 68%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.07in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6
WIND DIR W W NW NW NW NW N N N N N N N N N N N NE N NE NE
DEW Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 70 68 68 68 68 68 67 65 65 67 70 72 76 77 82 83 85 85 85 83 79
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 69.94 67.95 67.95 67.80 67.85 67.85 67.00 64.97 65.00 66.95 69.38 70.62 73.73 74.10 75.22 76.60 76.36 76.36 76.36 76.73 75.44



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A 2P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- -- -- 86° -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 79° -- -- 63° 76° -- -- 56° 77° -- -- 58° 81° -- -- 63° 83° --
TEMP 76° 74° 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 70° 74° 79° 85° 86° 83° 76° 72° 70° 70° 76° 79° 79° 76° 67° 65° 76° 72° 61° 58° 76° 72° 61° 59° 79° 76° 67° 65° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 31% 28% 26% 23% 25% 24% 25% 27% 30% 34% 37% 40% 43% 46% 49% 52% 61% 68% 75% 77% 80% 84% 88% 85% 82% 77% 72% 57% 50% 52% 45% 29% 23% 16% 16% 11% 11% 14% 18% 27% 26% 31% 24%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 70° 68° 65° 63° 63° 61° 58° 56° 56° 58° 56° 56° 59° 61° 61° 61° 65° 65°
RH 73% 78% 84% 90% 90% 92% 93% 93% 96% 96% 99% 99% 96% 90% 78% 71% 60% 57% 66% 81% 90% 96% 96% 84% 76% 71% 78% 96% 93% 64% 67% 89% 89% 48% 58% 84% 86% 50% 60% 81% 90% 56% 64%
POP 12HR 9% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 9% -- -- -- -- -- 33% -- -- -- 70% -- -- -- 70% -- 31% -- 20% -- 10% -- 6% -- 6% -- 6% -- 9% -- 11%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.05in -- 0.09in -- 0.10in -- 0.17in -- 0.15in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 5 5 2 5 6 7 7 9 13 13 7 7 6 7 6 2 2 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 2
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE E E E E E E E E SE SE SE S S S S S S SW SW SW W W NW NW N N N N NE E E SE E SE S S SE
HeatIndex 76 74 72 70 70 68 68 68 67 67 65 65 67 70 74 79 89 92 87 76 72 70 70 76 83 83 76 67 65 76 72 61 58 76 72 61 59 80 76 67 65 83 79
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.45 72.16 70.84 69.38 69.38 67.60 67.65 67.65 66.82 66.82 64.97 64.97 66.82 69.38 72.16 75.78 79.24 79.57 78.47 74.20 71.27 69.75 69.75 74.49 76.33 75.78 73.92 66.82 64.76 72.59 69.60 60.87 58.05 71.08 68.95 60.81 58.98 73.44 72.22 66.14 64.66 75.63 75.00

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For LEWIS County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 PM EDT SAT AUG 18 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLOUDY    73  69  87 CALM      29.95R                  
COVINGTON      MOCLDY    77  67  71 NE5       29.94R                  
FRANKFORT      CLOUDY    74  71  91 CALM      29.93R                  


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: Sat Aug 18 22:05:02 EDT 2018

CLOUD COVER                     MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                     Tstms        Tstms         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  60           50            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              81 (+2)      65 (-4)           84
RH % (24H TREND)              70 (-8)     100 (+1)           55
20FTWND-AM(MPH)               Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FTWND-PM(MPH)               Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.31         0.08         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                     3            1             
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)               4060                      5280
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)             NW  7                     NE  5
LAL                                 3            3            1
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. North winds around
5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
North winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For LEWIS County, Kentucky
724 PM EDT Sat Aug 18 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Patchy to areas of fog are forecast develop overnight. The fog will
be more prone where it has recently rained and within river valleys.
Motorists may encounter reduced visbilities at times.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Patchy to areas of fog will burn off through mid morning. Motorists
may encounter reduced visbilities.

 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

OVERNIGHT
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late this evening. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Light and variable winds, becoming north around 5 mph late. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SUNDAY
Patchy fog in the morning. Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds around 5 mph.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Muggy. Lows around 70. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80. Chance of rain 70 percent.

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the upper 50s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

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