1st Responders/1st Detectors/Storm Spotters Weather Summary for Nelson County, KY

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UKAWC 1st Detectors/1st Responders Precision Weather Forecast For NELSON County, Kentucky
(based on the NWS County Digital Forecast)

ISSUED AT 20:00 UTC ON SATURDAY JAN 20 2018
DAY SATURDAY
EDT 3HR 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 49°
TEMP 47° 47° 45°
SKY COVER 97% 97% 91%
Clouds
DEW PT 38° 38° 36°
RH 67% 71% 73%
POP 12HR -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 7 7
WIND DIR S S S
DEW -- -- --
HeatIndex 47 47 41
Rain -- -- --
Rain Showers -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
Fog -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- 42°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 47° -- -- 58° -- -- 34° 40° -- -- 25° 43° -- -- 25° 49° -- -- 31° 54° --
TEMP 43° 43° 43° 43° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 45° 45° 49° 49° 52° 52° 52° 52° 50° 49° 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 47° 47° 52° 54° 58° 54° 40° 34° 40° 36° 31° 25° 40° 34° 27° 25° 45° 40° 34° 31° 50° 47°
SKY COVER 85% 90% 89% 87% 89% 92% 96% 93% 91% 88% 87% 86% 85% 82% 81% 80% 80% 78% 78% 78% 79% 80% 77% 71% 68% 67% 67% 67% 70% 76% 79% 77% 74% 73% 80% 91% 98% 71% 65% 50% 74% 63% 56% 26% 16% 23% 24% 23% 22% 23% 20% 25% 28% 34% 56%
Clouds
DEW PT 36° 36° 36° 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 41° 43° 43° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 45° 47° 49° 47° 34° 31° 27° 27° 25° 22° 25° 27° 23° 22° 29° 27° 27° 27° 31° 34°
RH 73% 72% 76% 75% 73% 73% 73% 73% 79% 82% 82% 82% 82% 85% 89% 89% 88% 82% 83% 79% 77% 77% 80% 82% 82% 82% 82% 86% 89% 96% 95% 92% 88% 85% 89% 77% 77% 72% 76% 75% 85% 62% 69% 78% 88% 54% 71% 84% 91% 50% 59% 75% 81% 48% 60%
POP 12HR 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 30% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 22% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 7% -- -- -- 76% -- 46% -- 13% -- 2% -- 4% -- 4% -- 2% -- 2% -- 5%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.13in -- 0.13in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 9 9 9 9 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 10 15 15 15 13 15 15 15 10 6 6 8 7 2 2 6 7 7 6 8 7
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW W W W W W W W S S S S S S S
HeatIndex 40 40 40 40 41 45 45 45 41 40 40 40 40 40 39 40 45 49 49 52 52 52 52 50 49 49 47 47 45 40 40 45 45 47 47 52 54 58 54 33 25 31 27 25 19 35 29 24 20 45 36 27 26 50 47
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Likely Likely Definite Definite Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 39° 39° 39° 39° 42° 42° 42° 41° 41° 39° 39° 39° 39° 39° 39° 41° 41° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° -- -- -- -- -- -- 32° 24° 32° 29° 25° 18° 35° 28° -- -- 42° 35° 28° 25° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For NELSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 300 PM EST SAT JAN 20 2018
NORTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LOUISVILLE/SDF CLOUDY    52  37  56 SW14      30.10S                  
LOUISVILLE/LOU CLOUDY    50  37  61 SW10      30.11S                  
FORT KNOX      CLOUDY    48  37  66 SW6       30.11F                  


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 NELSON County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Sat Jan 20 15:05:01 EST 2018

247 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           sprinkles    rain         rain         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            40           0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (+6)      39 (+7)      53           
RH % (24H TREND)      58 (+15)     100 (+30)    77           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   SW  8                     S  5         
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW  6        Lgt/Var      S  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1441                      784          
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     S 16         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     17292                     10557        
DISPERSION            Poor                      Poor         
DSI                   STBL         STBL         STBL         
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  15 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE              13 GEN POOR  8 POOR       18 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            6            5            

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.        
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Colder. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower 40s.
South winds around 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
lower 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the
upper 40s. South winds up to 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For NELSON County, Kentucky
410 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018 /310 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Wind gusts around 30-35 mph are possible Monday into Tuesday morning
as a cold front pushes through the region. 

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation will not be needed.

Latest NELSON County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
Additional Drought Info.: UKAWC Drought Page, Kentucky Drought Watch


7-Day Forecast For NELSON County, KY

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Chance of drizzle after midnight. Near steady temperature in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain and drizzle. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Showers. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of showers 80 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 50s.

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