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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 20:00 UTC ON FRIDAY JUN 22 2018
DAY FRIDAY
EDT 3HR 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 81°
TEMP 81° 79° 79°
SKY COVER 81% 84% 82%
Clouds
DEW PT 65° 65° 67°
RH 60% 62% 66%
POP 12HR -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 7 7
WIND DIR S S S
DEW -- -- --
HeatIndex 83 82 79
Rain Showers Likely Likely Chance
Thunder Storm Likely Likely Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 76.12 74.78 75.22



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 4A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 79° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- 83° -- -- 65° 83° -- -- 63° 86° -- -- 68° 88° -- -- 70° 90° --
TEMP 77° 74° 72° 70° 68° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 68° 72° 74° 76° 77° 79° 79° 79° 79° 79° 79° 76° 74° 72° 70° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 67° 76° 81° 83° 79° 67° 67° 81° 79° 67° 67° 85° 83° 72° 72° 86° 85° 74° 74° 88° 85°
SKY COVER 78% 73% 69% 66% 64% 65% 66% 69% 72% 76% 80% 89% 87% 84% 79% 74% 69% 65% 60% 57% 54% 53% 54% 57% 52% 52% 53% 54% 55% 56% 56% 57% 59% 60% 64% 62% 61% 60% 60% 50% 48% 39% 30% 30% 35% 36% 29% 33% 45% 65% 61% 55% 46% 50% 53%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 61° 61° 65° 67° 65° 67° 70° 72° 70° 70° 72° 72°
RH 68% 74% 81% 84% 87% 90% 93% 96% 96% 96% 97% 96% 93% 84% 76% 71% 68% 64% 62% 62% 62% 61% 61% 64% 68% 76% 78% 84% 89% 93% 96% 99% 99% 100% 97% 71% 58% 58% 66% 90% 90% 56% 58% 81% 84% 51% 59% 78% 86% 57% 65% 87% 90% 59% 65%
POP 12HR 65% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 30% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 29% -- -- -- 33% -- 25% -- 8% -- 4% -- 10% -- 29% -- 50% -- 38% -- 31%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.60in -- -- -- -- -- 0.08in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- 0.01in -- 0.07in -- 0.08in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 8 8 9 10 10 13 13 13 10 10 8 7 7 7 7 6 5 2 2 2 5 5 5 7 7 7 2 2 6 7 6 5 5 5 2 5 7 10 8 7 7 7 5
WIND DIR S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W NW NE NE NE NE E E SE SE S S SW SW SW SW W SW
HeatIndex 77 74 72 70 68 67 67 65 65 65 65 65 67 68 72 74 76 77 79 82 82 82 82 79 76 74 72 70 67 67 65 65 65 63 67 76 84 85 79 67 67 83 81 67 67 86 85 72 72 92 90 74 74 94 93
Rain Showers Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.80 71.83 70.62 69.01 67.34 66.55 66.68 64.86 64.86 64.86 64.90 64.86 66.68 67.19 70.26 71.58 72.97 73.40 74.78 74.78 74.78 74.67 74.67 75.00 72.97 71.99 70.40 69.01 66.50 66.68 64.86 64.97 64.97 63.00 66.86 73.26 75.87 77.41 75.22 66.55 66.55 75.63 74.33 66.14 66.28 77.94 77.54 70.40 70.98 79.57 79.96 72.91 73.16 81.42 79.96

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 PM EDT FRI JUN 22 2018
...CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MT STERLING*     N/A     79  63  57 SW10G22   29.75F                  
FLEMING/MASON* PTSUNNY   74  65  75 W5        29.74F                  
DANVILLE*        N/A     81  63  54 SW17G26   29.73S                  
LEXINGTON        N/A     80  67  64 S8        29.70F                  
FRANKFORT        N/A     77  65  66 S12       29.68F                  
LOUISVILLE     PTSUNNY   75  68  78 W12       29.67F THUNDER          
LEBANON*         N/A     75  66  73 SW8       29.71R                  
GLASGOW*       PTSUNNY   80  66  61 SW15G21   29.70F                  
BOWLING GREEN  PTSUNNY   83  67  58 W15G29    29.69S                  


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 Jun 22 16:05:01 EDT 2018

CLOUD COVER                     MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                     Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                  60           30           20           40
TEMP (24H TREND)              64 (-3)       80 (0)           64           84
RH % (24H TREND)              98 (-1)      63 (-1)          100           55
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                              SW  8                   Lgt/Var
20FTWND-PM(MPH)                  S  6        SW 10        SW  6         W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.24         0.01         0.01         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                     2            2            1            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                            5970                      6880
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                          SW 24                      W 12
LAL                                 4            3            3            3
HAINES INDEX                        3            3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds around
5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
1103 AM EDT Fri Jun 22 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon into this
evening. A few thunderstorms may become strong or severe with 
damaging winds the primary threat. In addition, the threat of heavy 
rain will continue which may result in localized flash flooding.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 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
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely this evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall this evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph, becoming north after midnight. Chance of rain 30 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s.

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs around 90.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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