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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 02:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAR 23 2017
DAY WED THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 20° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 58°
TEMP 29° 27° 25° 25° 23° 23° 22° 22° 20° 22° 25° 29° 34° 40° 45° 49° 54° 56° 58° 56° 54°
SKY COVER 16% 19% 22% 23% 24% 25% 26% 26% 27% 28% 29% 33% 36% 39% 42% 44% 47% 53% 60% 66% 72%
Clouds
DEW PT 18° 18° 16° 16° 16° 16° 16° 16° 14° 14° 16° 16° 18° 20° 22° 25° 27° 29° 31° 31° 34°
RH 63% 68% 67% 71% 74% 71% 73% 77% 77% 73% 68% 57% 51% 44% 41% 37% 34% 35% 35% 38% 45%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
WIND DIR NE NE NE E E E E E E E E E E E SE SE SE S S S S
DEW -- Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze Freeze -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 22 20 19 18 16 18 16 15 14 15 18 23 27 34 40 49 54 56 58 56 54
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 23° 21° 18° 18° 16° 17° 16° 16° 14° 16° 18° 22° 28° 35° 41° -- -- -- -- -- --
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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- 72° -- -- 54° 67° -- -- 50° 70° -- -- 52° 67° -- -- 47° 63° --
TEMP 50° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 47° 49° 52° 54° 63° 65° 61° 58° 54° 52° 52° 61° 70° 72° 67° 58° 54° 65° 63° 54° 50° 67° 65° 56° 52° 65° 61° 52° 47° 61° 58°
SKY COVER 75% 76% 77% 79% 81% 82% 83% 82% 80% 79% 77% 74% 63% 62% 61% 60% 62% 62% 61% 61% 70% 77% 84% 80% 79% 86% 91% 96% 95% 76% 73% 46% 59% 65% 77% 81% 84% 68% 59% 53% 69% 52% 55%
Clouds
DEW PT 34° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 43° 43° 49° 50° 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 50° 54° 52° 54° 52° 52° 56° 52° 50° 49° 54° 52° 52° 52° 54° 50° 45° 43° 45° 45°
RH 54% 58% 62% 68% 68% 71% 71% 70% 71% 70% 70% 71% 73% 70% 68% 66% 60% 58% 67% 74% 82% 86% 89% 69% 57% 50% 62% 83% 96% 69% 69% 86% 96% 61% 65% 83% 96% 70% 67% 76% 86% 57% 59%
POP 12HR 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 8% -- -- -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- 8% -- -- -- 52% -- 84% -- 81% -- 20% -- 30% -- 58% -- 48% -- 22% -- 23%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.13in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 13 13 10 7 7 7 7 7 9 10 9 7 7 8 9 6 5 5 7 5 5 6 8 6 5 6 7 5
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW S S W NW N N W SW
HeatIndex 50 49 49 47 47 47 47 47 47 47 47 47 47 49 52 54 63 65 61 58 54 52 52 61 70 72 67 58 54 65 63 54 50 67 65 56 52 65 61 52 47 61 58
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Likely Definite Definite Likely Slight Chance -- -- -- Chance Likely Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely -- -- -- -- Chance Likely -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

Click on individual weather variable above in left-hand column (ie., TEMP, RH, QPF 12HR) to view state forecast maps






NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLEAR     34  19  54 NE8       30.42S WCI  27          
COVINGTON      PTCLDY    36  20  52 NE13      30.46R WCI  27          
FRANKFORT      CLEAR     38  19  46 NE7       30.43R WCI  33          


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 Mar 22 22:05:01 EDT 2017

CLOUD COVER                    MClear        PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              23 (-7)     59 (+13)           46           68
RH % (24H TREND)               71 (0)      33 (-8)           73           56
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                               E  5                      S  8
20FTWND-PM(MPH)               Lgt/Var        SE  6      Lgt/Var        SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                                             
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                            4410                      3910
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                           S 14                     SW 31
LAL                                 1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            4            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Showers with thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in
the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 50s. Highs around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph. 

SPC's Fire Weather Web Tool (Excellent!), SPC's Fire Weather Outlooks, NWS Fire Weather WEB, Fire Danger Class Map,
Keetch-Byram Drought Index, ROMAN Web, Haines Index ,
WFAS's 10-hr Dead Fuel Moist., WFAS's 100-hr Dead Fuel Moist., Probablity of Ignition, Visual blackness Map, Palmer Drought Index, HPC's Rainfall Forecast Maps


Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
1006 AM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

   FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM EDT
THURSDAY  

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Southeast Indiana, Northeast 
Kentucky, Northern Kentucky and Southwest 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.

 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 THURSDAY

OVERNIGHT
Mostly clear late this evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Not as cold with highs in the upper 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southeast in the afternoon.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Not as cold with lows in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Unseasonably warm with lows in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Unseasonably warm with highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Unseasonably warm with lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SUNDAY
Showers with thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 80 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Unseasonably warm with lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy. Unseasonably warm with highs in the lower 70s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Unseasonably warm with lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Unseasonably warm with lows in the upper 40s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.

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