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

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

ISSUED AT 19:00 UTC ON FRIDAY JAN 17 2020
DAY FRIDAY
EDT 3HR 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 36°
TEMP 36° 36° 36° 34°
SKY COVER 91% 92% 94% 94%
Clouds
DEW PT 16° 16° 16° 16°
RH 43% 42% 44% 47%
POP 12HR -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 8 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 13 14 14 14
WIND DIR E E E E
DEW -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 29 30 29 28
Snow -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 30° 30° 30° 28°
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 3A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 31° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 20° -- -- 27° -- -- 13° 23° -- -- 16° 31° -- -- 18° 40° -- -- 27° 49° --
TEMP 34° 34° 32° 32° 32° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 43° 43° 45° 45° 47° 47° 49° 47° 47° 38° 36° 34° 31° 31° 29° 27° 25° 23° 20° 22° 25° 27° 22° 18° 13° 22° 20° 18° 16° 29° 25° 22° 20° 36° 34° 31° 27° 45° 43°
SKY COVER 94% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 96% 92% 87% 82% 82% 81% 81% 82% 83% 83% 82% 73% 74% 55% 40% 27% 31% 60% 60% 46% 25% 13% 10% 11% 11% 16% 30% 47% 56% 64% 60% 56%
Clouds
DEW PT 18° 18° 18° 20° 20° 20° 22° 22° 23° 25° 27° 27° 29° 32° 36° 38° 40° 40° 43° 43° 43° 43° 40° 40° 38° 36° 32° 29° 25° 22° 20° 18° 14° 11° 11° 13° 11° 13° 16° 16° 16° 20° 25°
RH 51% 53% 55% 58% 58% 55% 60% 61% 63% 66% 63% 67% 70% 75% 82% 82% 85% 85% 89% 85% 82% 79% 76% 74% 99% 100% 96% 88% 81% 77% 71% 74% 67% 70% 59% 47% 41% 52% 56% 66% 51% 61% 70% 76% 45% 57% 62% 64% 36% 45% 53% 60% 37% 49%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 87% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 100% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 13% -- -- -- 0% -- 0% -- 6% -- 6% -- 1% -- 0% -- 0% -- 0% -- 3%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.09in -- -- -- -- -- 0.36in -- -- -- -- -- 0.09in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in 0.00in 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 9 10 10 14 15 16 17 18 18 21 22 22 21 21 18 18 17 17 17 16 16 15 15 15 15 14 13 13 10 8 7 7 7 7 7 6 5 1 1 2 5 2 5 5 5 5
WIND DIR E E E E E SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW W NW SW S S S S S S SE
HeatIndex 27 27 25 25 25 26 26 27 27 27 30 29 30 31 32 34 35 36 45 47 47 49 47 47 29 25 23 20 19 17 16 12 11 6 9 14 16 11 7 3 14 12 8 7 23 25 22 14 33 32 26 22 45 40
Snow -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 28° 28° 26° 26° 26° 27° 27° 27° 27° 29° 31° 30° 29° 32° 31° 35° 35° 37° 37° -- -- -- -- -- 29° 26° 24° 20° 20° 18° 16° 13° 10° 10° 14° 18° 13° 14° 11° 24° -- -- -- 32° -- 26° 22° 43° 40°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County, Kentucky
Issued at 200 PM EST FRI JAN 17 2020
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      36  17  46 E9        30.60F WCI  29          
COVINGTON      CLOUDY    32  16  51 SE14      30.62F WCI  22          
FRANKFORT      FAIR      34  19  54 E10       30.59F WCI  26          


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 MASON County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Fri Jan 17 14:05:01 EST 2020

CLOUD COVER                     Mcldy       Cloudy       Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE                      None    Snow/Rain         Rain
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           70          100
TEMP (24H TREND)              36 (-5)      32 (+8)           51
RH % (24H TREND)             42 (-12)      75 (-1)           60
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                 NE  6                  S 13 G23
20FTWND-PM(MPH)                  E  6         E  7    SW 15 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.07         0.43
PRECIP DURATION                                  3           11
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)               2070                      1120
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)              E 12                     SW 21
LAL                                 1            1            1
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20. West winds around 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 14. Highs in the mid 20s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 16. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 19. Highs in the lower 40s. South
winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 40s.
South winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
210 PM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

 DAY ONE  This afternoon and tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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


7-Day Forecast For MASON County, KY

TONIGHT
Cloudy. A chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Rain, warmer with highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 100 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Cooler with lows 15 to 20. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Much cooler with highs in the upper 20s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows 10 to 15. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 20s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows 15 to 20.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 20.

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

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.

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

FRIDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow in the morning, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs around 50. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

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