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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 07:00 UTC ON THURSDAY OCT 18 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- 34° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52°
TEMP 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 36° 40° 43° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 52° 50° 49°
SKY COVER 35% 30% 24% 17% 9% 6% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Clouds
DEW PT 31° 31° 31° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31° 31° 31° 31° 32° 32° 34° 34° 34°
RH 82% 81% 81% 81% 81% 75% 67% 60% 53% 49% 48% 48% 46% 48% 53% 58%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 6 5 5 2 2 2 1
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 6 5 5 2 2 2 1
WIND DIR N N N N N NE NE NE NE NE NE N N N N NE
DEW Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 33 33 32 31 31 32 37 40 47 49 50 52 52 52 50 49
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost Patchy Areas of Areas of Widespread Areas of Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 32° 32° 32° 30° 30° 31° 36° 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 38.26 38.38 38.38 36.59 36.59 39.13 43.41 46.48 50.05 51.75 52.52 53.94 54.02 53.94 52.27 51.26



DAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 58° -- -- -- -- 47° -- -- 56° -- -- 34° 47° -- -- 32° 56° -- -- 40° 56° -- -- 36° 54° --
TEMP 45° 43° 43° 40° 40° 38° 38° 38° 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 38° 43° 47° 52° 54° 56° 56° 56° 52° 49° 49° 47° 47° 50° 56° 54° 49° 40° 36° 47° 41° 36° 34° 54° 49° 45° 40° 56° 49° 40° 38° 54° 47°
SKY COVER 1% 2% 3% 3% 4% 5% 6% 6% 7% 7% 8% 9% 9% 18% 24% 29% 40% 52% 64% 71% 85% 94% 95% 89% 80% 83% 66% 59% 48% 57% 33% 17% 9% 9% 5% 9% 11% 20% 34% 33% 27% 17% 10% 13% 12% 14%
Clouds
DEW PT 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 32° 31° 31° 31° 31° 34° 34° 36° 38° 38° 40° 40° 43° 45° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 41° 38° 34° 31° 31° 32° 32° 31° 36° 38° 38° 38° 41° 41° 36° 36° 40° 40°
RH 65% 70% 70% 75% 78% 82% 85% 85% 85% 84% 81% 84% 88% 82% 70% 65% 58% 54% 54% 54% 63% 76% 92% 96% 100% 99% 89% 69% 61% 67% 82% 85% 51% 69% 89% 88% 48% 65% 79% 92% 57% 76% 85% 88% 59% 73%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45% -- -- -- 75% -- -- -- 27% -- 23% -- 2% -- 1% -- 1% -- 2% -- 3% -- 3% -- 4%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- 0.02in -- 0.15in -- 0.01in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 7 7 8 9 9 9 8 7 7 8 9 8 13 15 15 10 9 7 8 2 2 5 9 6 7 6 7 6 6 6 7 6
WIND DIR NE E E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW SW S SW SW SW SW W N NE NE NE NE
HeatIndex 45 43 41 38 37 36 35 35 34 33 33 32 32 35 40 47 52 54 56 56 56 52 49 49 47 47 50 56 54 49 33 29 47 40 33 31 54 49 41 37 56 49 37 34 54 47
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Definite Likely Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Frost -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 35° 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34° 30° -- -- -- 30° -- -- 41° 36° -- -- 36° 34° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 47.66 45.61 45.61 42.59 42.27 40.06 39.72 39.72 37.88 38.01 38.38 36.18 35.64 40.06 45.61 49.27 53.57 55.21 56.71 56.71 56.57 52.90 49.43 49.22 47.00 47.06 50.53 56.48 55.03 50.78 41.86 37.88 50.18 44.03 37.38 35.64 55.37 50.89 46.59 40.83 56.66 50.29 41.55 39.37 55.08 48.75

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County, Kentucky
Issued at 300 AM EDT THU OCT 18 2018
...CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MT STERLING*     N/A     41  34  75 NE7       30.47S                  
FLEMING/MASON*   N/A     40  32  74 NE6       30.48S                  
DANVILLE*        N/A     43  36  75 NE3       30.46S                  
LEXINGTON        N/A     42  34  73 NE10      30.46R                  
FRANKFORT        N/A     44  34  67 NE6       30.46R                  
LOUISVILLE     CLOUDY    46  35  65 NE6       30.47R                  
LEBANON*         N/A     45  36  70 NE3       30.45S                  
GLASGOW*         N/A     45  36  70 N3        30.45R                  
BOWLING GREEN    N/A     47  36  65 CALM      30.46R                  


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: Thu Oct 18 03:05:01 EDT 2018

CLOUD COVER                    MClear        Clear        Clear        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None         None         Rain
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0            0           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              31 (-7)      52 (-6)           34           58
RH % (24H TREND)              98 (+9)      49 (+1)           90           52
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                            Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FTWND-PM(MPH)                 NW  7      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var        SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                                            1
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                            4040                      2940
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                          NE  7                      W 22
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX                        5            4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s.
West winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Widespread frost. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in
the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 50s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
351 AM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

   FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EDT THURSDAY  

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for East Central Indiana, 
Southeast Indiana, Northeast Kentucky, Northern Kentucky, Central 
Ohio, South Central Ohio, Southwest Ohio and West Central Ohio.

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Freeze Warning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Freeze Warning.

Freezing temperatures and widespread frost will also be possible 
Monday morning.

 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


FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING

REST OF TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Areas of frost. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Widespread frost in the morning. Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. North winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

FRIDAY
Patchy frost in the morning. Mostly sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Rain. Warmer with lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Cooler with lows in the mid 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Unseasonably cool with highs in the upper 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Areas of frost after midnight. Lows in the lower 30s.

MONDAY
Areas of frost in the morning. Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows around 40.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clearing. Highs in the upper 50s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

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