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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 05:00 UTC ON WEDNESDAY JUL 15 2020
DAY WEDNESDAY
EDT 3HR 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 92°
TEMP 67° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 67° 72° 77° 83° 85° 88° 90° 92° 92° 92° 92° 90°
SKY COVER 22% 33% 24% 14% 13% 12% 10% 6% 8% 9% 11% 12% 18% 18% 18% 19% 24% 30%
Clouds
DEW PT 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 65° 65°
RH 83% 86% 96% 96% 100% 99% 84% 70% 60% 50% 45% 41% 38% 37% 37% 38% 41% 44%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5
WIND DIR E E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S
DEW Lgt Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 67 65 63 63 63 63 67 72 77 84 86 89 91 93 94 94 94 93
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 66.23 64.52 62.91 62.91 63.00 62.98 66.28 69.82 73.00 76.34 77.07 78.52 79.36 80.50 80.50 80.68 81.23 80.39



DAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 68° -- -- -- -- -- -- 90° -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 88° -- -- 70° 90° -- -- 70° 92° -- -- 72° 92° -- -- 72° 92° --
TEMP 88° 83° 79° 76° 74° 72° 72° 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 74° 77° 79° 83° 83° 85° 86° 88° 83° 76° 74° 72° 74° 81° 85° 85° 83° 72° 74° 86° 83° 74° 74° 88° 85° 74° 76° 90° 85° 74° 76° 90° 83°
SKY COVER 36% 39% 40% 42% 44% 45% 47% 48% 48% 49% 50% 50% 54% 56% 57% 58% 60% 61% 63% 67% 71% 71% 72% 70% 67% 65% 63% 59% 55% 45% 54% 53% 51% 51% 47% 44% 31% 30% 52% 49% 49% 45% 53% 46% 47%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 70° 72° 72° 72° 70° 72° 72° 72°
RH 50% 58% 66% 71% 73% 79% 78% 81% 90% 90% 93% 96% 81% 73% 69% 64% 62% 59% 59% 57% 67% 81% 90% 100% 93% 74% 65% 65% 71% 96% 93% 62% 72% 93% 93% 59% 67% 87% 87% 55% 67% 87% 90% 57% 69%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 19% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 46% -- -- -- 50% -- -- -- 55% -- 37% -- 53% -- 25% -- 32% -- 23% -- 38% -- 32% -- 45%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.05in -- 0.02in -- 0.04in -- 0.10in -- 0.06in -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 9 6 2 2 1 1 2 6 6 6 5 2 6 5 5 5 7 5 6 6 7 6 6 6 7 5
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW SW
HeatIndex 91 85 79 76 74 72 72 72 70 70 68 68 74 77 82 87 88 90 92 94 87 76 74 72 74 85 90 93 88 72 74 94 88 74 74 97 91 74 76 97 91 74 76 98 90
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 79.97 77.41 75.22 73.26 71.74 70.48 70.40 70.62 69.38 69.38 67.65 67.80 72.41 74.30 75.56 78.21 77.94 79.09 79.87 81.09 78.61 74.20 73.16 72.00 73.41 77.83 79.96 79.96 79.14 71.71 73.41 80.32 79.27 73.41 73.41 81.42 80.24 72.91 74.77 82.28 80.24 72.91 75.05 82.62 78.87

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 AM EDT WED JUL 15 2020
...CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MT STERLING*   PTCLDY    66  64  94 CALM      30.10S                  
FLEMING/MASON* PTCLDY    70  64  83 CALM      30.10R                  
DANVILLE*      CLEAR     64  63  94 CALM      30.10R                  
RICHMOND*      FAIR      68  64  88 SE5       30.08S                  
LEXINGTON      CLEAR     68  62  81 SE3       30.08S                  
FRANKFORT      CLEAR     67  63  87 N3        30.07R                  
LOUISVILLE     PTCLDY    76  63  64 SE3       30.05R                  
LEBANON*       FAIR      72  66  83 CALM      30.07R                  
GLASGOW*       CLEAR     69  67  94 CALM      30.06R                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLEAR     74  69  85 CALM      30.04S                  


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: Wed Jul 15 01:05:01 EDT 2020

CLOUD COVER                    Mclear       Mclear       Mclear
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              87 (+2)      62 (+1)           93
RH % (24H TREND)             41 (-10)      98 (-2)           38
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)               6900                      8480
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)              E  3                      S  7
LAL                                 1            1            1
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds around
5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs
in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
around 70. Highs around 90. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
around 70. Highs around 90. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
around 70. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
400 PM EDT Tue Jul 14 2020

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Wednesday through Monday.

The combination of temperatures in the lower and middle 90s along 
with high relative humidity will lead to the heat index rising to 
between 95 and 100 for the period from Sunday through Tuesday.

 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

REST OF TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Light and variable winds, becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Muggy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 50 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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