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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 17:00 UTC ON TUESDAY MAY 28 2024
DAY TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 76°
TEMP 74° 72° 72° 76° 74° 74°
SKY COVER 18% 22% 29% 33% 28% 26%
Clouds
DEW PT 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52°
RH 45% 47% 49% 42% 46% 48%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 13 13 10 9 8 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 26 26 25 24 23 15
WIND DIR W W W W W W
DEW -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 74 72 72 76 74 74
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 69.40 68.15 68.30 70.51 69.49 69.65



DAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY FRI 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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- 72° -- -- 47° 72° -- -- 52° 79° -- -- 59° 77° -- -- 61° 83° --
TEMP 70° 67° 65° 63° 61° 61° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 54° 56° 58° 61° 63° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 67° 67° 61° 59° 58° 58° 56° 54° 50° 52° 63° 68° 70° 67° 52° 50° 70° 68° 54° 56° 74° 74° 63° 61° 76° 74° 63° 65° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 25% 24% 23% 22% 20% 19% 18% 17% 11% 19% 23% 27% 31% 38% 43% 40% 34% 44% 40% 41% 42% 46% 38% 31% 37% 20% 18% 25% 21% 17% 13% 13% 4% 8% 7% 3% 2% 1% 0% 7% 19% 44% 49% 49% 54% 57% 57% 46% 36% 35% 37% 49% 35%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 54° 54° 52° 52° 52° 54° 54° 54° 52° 52° 52° 54° 52° 52° 54° 54° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 52° 50° 50° 49° 47° 45° 45° 45° 45° 40° 41° 41° 49° 45° 47° 56° 58° 56° 58° 61° 61° 59° 61° 63° 65°
RH 55% 60% 64% 67% 74% 75% 83% 86% 89% 86% 89% 92% 89% 80% 72% 69% 65% 63% 60% 59% 58% 58% 56% 58% 58% 72% 77% 77% 80% 83% 86% 96% 82% 54% 42% 40% 47% 65% 71% 36% 50% 68% 69% 51% 60% 81% 90% 62% 62% 86% 87% 56% 61%
POP 12HR 10% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 16% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 1% -- 0% -- 0% -- 7% -- 28% -- 38% -- 37% -- 22% -- 39%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.09in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- 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) 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 8 9 9 9 10 10 9 9 8 7 6 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 6 6 5 2 2 7 6 6 6 7 6 5 7 6 5 2 5 7 7
WIND DIR W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N NE NE N N N NE E E NE E E S S SW S S SE S S S S
HeatIndex 70 67 65 63 61 61 58 58 56 56 56 54 56 58 61 63 65 65 67 67 67 67 68 67 67 61 59 58 58 56 54 50 52 63 68 70 67 52 50 70 68 54 56 74 74 63 61 76 74 63 65 82 79
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 67.23 65.20 63.77 62.24 60.69 60.70 58.07 58.06 56.17 56.22 56.17 54.21 56.17 58.09 60.66 62.28 63.81 63.74 65.20 65.15 65.11 65.11 65.77 65.11 65.11 60.66 58.97 58.10 58.09 56.26 54.37 50.19 52.67 61.94 65.07 66.30 64.61 53.31 51.40 66.06 65.47 54.84 56.48 69.90 70.66 62.56 60.88 72.41 70.82 62.68 64.56 75.63 74.67

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 PM EDT TUE MAY 28 2024
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      NOT AVBL                                               
COVINGTON      PTSUNNY   75  52  44 W16G28    29.98R                  
FRANKFORT      MOSUNNY   77  56  48 W10       29.99S                  


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: Tue May 28 13:05:01 EDT 2024

CLOUD COVER                     Pcldy        Pcldy        Pcldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              75 (-4)      53 (-5)           70
RH % (24H TREND)              44 (-9)     100 (+2)           53
20FTWND-AM(MPH)               Lgt/Var                      W  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)              W  9 G22      Lgt/Var    NW  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.02         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                                  1            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)               8720                      7870
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)              W 21                      W 16
LAL                                 1            2            2
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
305 AM EDT Tue May 28 2024

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

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


7-Day Forecast For MASON County, KY

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 70. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 50. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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