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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 18:00 UTC ON SATURDAY JUL 20 2019
DAY SATURDAY
EDT 3HR 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- 94°
TEMP 94° 94° 94° 92° 90°
SKY COVER 29% 22% 19% 16% 14%
Clouds
DEW PT 74° 74° 74° 74° 74°
RH 54% 54% 54% 57% 61%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 9 9 9 8 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 13 14 13 10 7
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW
DEW -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 105 105 105 103 100
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 85.09 85.09 85.09 84.15 83.31



DAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
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 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 74° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 90° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 81° -- -- 59° 77° -- -- 56° 81° -- -- 58° 83° -- -- 61° 85° --
TEMP 88° 85° 81° 81° 79° 77° 76° 76° 76° 74° 74° 74° 76° 79° 83° 85° 88° 88° 90° 88° 88° 86° 85° 83° 81° 79° 76° 74° 74° 74° 72° 70° 72° 77° 81° 79° 72° 65° 61° 76° 72° 59° 61° 79° 74° 61° 63° 81° 76° 65° 65° 85° 77°
SKY COVER 14% 17% 20% 23% 23% 24% 25% 30% 35% 40% 44% 46% 47% 47% 51% 55% 62% 68% 73% 74% 74% 73% 73% 75% 77% 76% 76% 75% 78% 81% 84% 94% 87% 90% 91% 91% 86% 73% 53% 27% 16% 8% 4% 11% 7% 11% 4% 7% 6% 6% 5% 7% 15%
Clouds
DEW PT 76° 76° 76° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 76° 76° 76° 76° 74° 74° 74° 74° 76° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 72° 72° 72° 72° 70° 70° 72° 70° 70° 65° 61° 58° 56° 56° 54° 56° 56° 58° 56° 58° 58° 61° 58° 61° 59° 63°
RH 70% 74% 82% 81% 87% 90% 90% 90% 93% 96% 96% 96% 97% 90% 79% 72% 67% 64% 61% 63% 63% 69% 71% 74% 79% 84% 90% 93% 96% 93% 96% 99% 97% 81% 71% 71% 79% 86% 86% 48% 56% 80% 83% 43% 57% 83% 84% 44% 59% 81% 83% 42% 59%
POP 12HR 6% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 58% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63% -- -- -- 76% -- 54% -- 4% -- 5% -- 5% -- 5% -- 6% -- 4% -- 5%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- 0.09in -- -- -- -- -- 0.12in -- 0.15in -- 0.30in -- 0.45in 0.05in 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 7 7 8 7 6 6 7 6 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 0
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W N N N N N N N N N NE NE N N E E SW E
HeatIndex 100 94 89 86 79 77 76 76 76 74 74 74 76 79 91 95 99 99 100 99 99 97 93 92 88 79 76 74 74 74 72 70 72 77 85 83 72 65 61 76 72 59 61 80 74 61 63 81 76 65 65 84 77
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Likely Definite Likely Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 83.18 81.25 78.80 78.68 77.56 76.00 75.05 75.05 75.34 73.67 73.67 73.67 75.72 77.89 80.20 80.97 82.70 82.22 83.31 82.06 82.06 81.36 80.82 79.54 78.44 77.22 75.05 73.41 73.67 73.41 71.71 69.94 71.78 75.10 77.46 75.78 70.48 64.52 60.83 71.08 68.81 58.98 60.79 72.67 70.41 60.79 62.63 74.16 72.12 64.35 64.42 76.64 72.90

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For MASON County, Kentucky
Issued at 200 PM EDT SAT JUL 20 2019
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      92  72  51 SW9       30.02F HX  99           
COVINGTON      FAIR      91  72  53 S21       29.97F HX  98           
FRANKFORT      FAIR      92  74  55 SW9       29.99F HX 101           


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: Sat Jul 20 14:05:01 EDT 2019

CLOUD COVER                    MClear       MClear        PCldy
PRECIP TYPE                      None         None        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)                   0            0           60
TEMP (24H TREND)              94 (+1)      74 (+1)           91
RH % (24H TREND)              54 (+3)      99 (+2)           61
20FTWND-AM(MPH)               Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FTWND-PM(MPH)                 SW  7      Lgt/Var        SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                                               2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)               5410                      6990
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)             SW 12                     SW 10
LAL                                 1            1            4
HAINES INDEX                        4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
North winds around 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MASON County, Kentucky
303 AM EDT Sat Jul 20 2019

   EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING  

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  Tonight.

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

   Excessive Heat Warning.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

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

   Excessive Heat Warning.

Heat index values around 100 degrees will be possible Sunday
afternoon. Additionally, scattered storms are expected to develop 
Sunday through Monday, with a few strong to severe storms possible 
during 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


EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING

THIS AFTERNOON
Partly cloudy early this afternoon, then clearing. Near steady temperatures in the lower 90s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Heat index values up to 105.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Muggy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Humid with highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. Heat index values up to 103.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Muggy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY
Showers with a chance of thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clearing. Highs in the upper 70s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 50s.

THURSDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

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