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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 06:00 UTC ON THURSDAY DEC 01 2022
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 22° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 38°
TEMP 25° 25° 23° 23° 22° 23° 22° 27° 29° 32° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 38° 34°
SKY COVER 4% 4% 4% 3% 2% 2% 4% 24% 40% 56% 64% 74% 86% 78% 74% 74% 52%
Clouds
DEW PT 18° 16° 18° 16° 16° 16° 18° 18° 16° 18° 16° 16° 16° 16° 18° 18° 18°
RH 71% 71% 77% 73% 77% 73% 80% 68% 57% 53% 45% 43% 40% 42% 41% 43% 49%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 8 7 7 6 6 5 5 5 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 14 10 9 8 7 7 7 7 6 5 2 2 1 2 2 5 5
WIND DIR W W W W W W W W W W W SW S S SE SE SE
DEW Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 16 16 15 16 15 18 16 21 26 29 36 36 38 35 36 35 32
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 17° 17° 15° 16° 15° 17° 16° 22° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 27° -- -- -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- -- -- 49° -- -- 54° -- -- 22° 43° -- -- 27° 45° -- -- 40° 52° -- -- 29° 41° --
TEMP 32° 31° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 31° 31° 32° 38° 41° 45° 47° 50° 52° 49° 49° 52° 52° 52° 49° 45° 41° 32° 27° 23° 41° 38° 32° 29° 45° 43° 45° 40° 52° 45° 36° 29° 40° 38°
SKY COVER 16% 9% 12% 10% 9% 10% 15% 21% 25% 35% 40% 46% 45% 43% 37% 39% 46% 54% 63% 81% 90% 95% 100% 100% 100% 72% 44% 35% 25% 43% 61% 90% 78% 77% 90% 88% 89% 89% 88% 85% 78% 67% 70% 64% 61%
Clouds
DEW PT 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 18° 20° 20° 22° 25° 25° 25° 27° 27° 29° 32° 40° 45° 49° 49° 45° 34° 27° 23° 20° 18° 22° 25° 29° 29° 38° 38° 41° 40° 45° 38° 34° 29° 29° 25°
RH 53% 57% 60% 63% 63% 65% 63% 65% 63% 66% 63% 62% 63% 65% 59% 52% 46% 45% 38% 41% 51% 67% 74% 86% 86% 86% 62% 56% 69% 71% 81% 44% 57% 84% 99% 76% 82% 86% 99% 73% 79% 88% 100% 62% 61%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 8% -- -- -- 81% -- -- -- 59% -- 3% -- 14% -- 19% -- 22% -- 55% -- 46% -- 42% -- 18%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.05in -- 0.02in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 5 5 5 6 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 9 10 13 14 13 14 15 16 16 15 14 10 8 7 2 5 5 7 2 6 5 7 8 7 7 6 7 8 5 6
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW W NW NW NW N SE S SW W NW SE E S SE W S NW NW NW NW
HeatIndex 29 27 26 23 23 23 22 23 23 22 23 24 25 26 32 36 39 47 50 52 49 49 52 52 52 49 45 36 26 24 18 39 34 29 22 42 40 45 34 52 41 30 20 38 33
Snow -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- Slight Chance
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Definite Definite Likely Likely -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- 24° 24° 24° 23° 24° 23° 23° 23° 25° 25° 26° 33° 35° 40° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° 36° 26° -- 17° 38° 33° -- 23° 43° 39° 41° 35° -- 42° 30° 21° 37° 34°
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 AM EST THU DEC 01 2022
...CENTRAL KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
MT STERLING*   CLEAR     28  19  69 W6        30.43R WCI  22          
FLEMING/MASON* CLEAR     26  18  72 W7        30.41R WCI  18          
DANVILLE*      CLEAR     30  18  59 W6        30.44R WCI  24          
RICHMOND*      FAIR      28  21  74 W7        30.44R WCI  21          
LEXINGTON      CLEAR     26  17  68 W6        30.41R WCI  19          
FRANKFORT      CLEAR     29  17  61 W5        30.41R WCI  24          
LOUISVILLE     CLEAR     30  18  60 W5        30.45R WCI  25          
LEBANON*       FAIR      27  18  69 W5        30.45R WCI  21          
GLASGOW*       CLEAR     23  21  91 CALM      30.47R                  
BOWLING GREEN  CLEAR     30  18  60 CALM      30.48R                  


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 Dec 1 02:05:01 EST 2022

CLOUD COVER                    Mclear        Pcldy       Mclear        Pcldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)             22 (-15)     40 (-10)           26           55
RH % (24H TREND)             76 (-21)     37 (-10)           69           35
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                            Lgt/Var                      S  6
20FTWND-PM(MPH)              W  7 G18      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var         S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                                             
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                            2200                      1610
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                           W  2                      S 17
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX                        5            4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. South
winds around 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Highs around 60. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper
40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in
the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain. Colder. Lows around 30.
Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
1108 AM EST Wed Nov 30 2022

 DAY ONE  Today and tonight.

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

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

REST OF TONIGHT
Clear, cooler with lows in the lower 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s. West winds around 5 mph, becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Warmer with highs in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain after midnight. Warmer with lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SATURDAY
Rain. Highs in the mid 50s. Temperatures falling into the lower 40s in the afternoon. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Much cooler with lows in the lower 20s.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then rain likely after midnight. Lows around 40. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Rain likely, mainly in the morning. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of snow 40 percent.

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