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

ISSUED AT 09:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAY 23 2019
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88°
TEMP 63° 65° 67° 70° 76° 79° 83° 85° 86° 88° 88° 86° 86° 85°
SKY COVER 30% 42% 54% 58% 63% 68% 66% 65% 63% 59% 54% 50% 51% 51%
Clouds
DEW PT 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67°
RH 90% 90% 87% 78% 66% 59% 57% 53% 53% 51% 52% 51% 51% 54%
POP 12HR -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 5 6 7 8 10 10 13 13 13 13 13 10 8
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 7 9 10 15 17 18 21 21 21 21 21 17 15
WIND DIR S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
DEW Mod Dew Lgt Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 63 65 67 70 76 81 86 88 90 91 91 89 89 87
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- Chance -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- Scattered -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 62.77 64.66 66.41 68.64 72.78 74.44 77.28 78.23 78.97 80.13 80.29 78.67 78.67 78.37



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 3P 4P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88° -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- 88° -- -- 67° 88° -- -- 65° 85° -- -- 65° 88° -- -- 67° 85° --
TEMP 83° 79° 76° 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 72° 74° 79° 81° 85° 86° 88° 88° 88° 83° 72° 67° 65° 70° 81° 88° 86° 81° 70° 70° 88° 79° 65° 68° 85° 79° 68° 68° 85° 83° 72° 68° 83° 79°
SKY COVER 51% 51% 51% 50% 54% 58% 62% 61% 59% 58% 60% 61% 63% 61% 58% 56% 56% 55% 55% 54% 53% 52% 13% 8% 27% 43% 43% 43% 37% 38% 18% 24% 35% 52% 64% 67% 62% 52% 69% 62% 48% 44% 28% 20% 30% 56% 50%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 70° 67° 65° 65° 67° 70° 67° 67° 65° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 65° 63° 63° 65° 67° 63° 63° 63° 63°
RH 58% 66% 71% 78% 83% 87% 89% 90% 93% 97% 96% 92% 92% 86% 81% 73% 67% 59% 53% 51% 51% 51% 65% 84% 92% 96% 90% 67% 50% 53% 59% 81% 87% 47% 64% 96% 90% 54% 62% 83% 83% 49% 56% 76% 83% 52% 58%
POP 12HR 31% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 21% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 26% -- -- -- 15% -- -- -- 20% -- 10% -- 30% -- 28% -- 25% -- 20% -- 18% -- 10% -- 22%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- 0.03in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 6 5 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 1 1 2 1 2 7 9 8 6 5 5 8 6 2 2 7 5 2 5 8 7 7 7 13 8
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W W SW SE S S S SW W SW SW SW SW W W SW SW W W S S SW SW S SW SW SW
HeatIndex 85 79 76 72 70 70 68 68 67 67 67 67 68 72 74 79 85 88 90 91 91 91 87 72 67 65 70 85 91 90 83 70 70 90 79 65 68 87 82 68 68 87 86 72 68 84 81
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 77.41 75.22 73.26 70.40 68.95 69.20 67.44 67.49 66.68 66.86 66.82 66.64 67.60 70.98 72.41 76.00 76.97 79.09 78.97 80.13 80.13 80.13 78.34 70.84 66.64 64.86 69.38 76.97 79.97 78.97 75.99 68.83 69.20 79.49 75.00 64.86 67.49 78.37 74.78 67.14 67.14 77.65 77.14 70.26 67.14 76.61 74.33

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For POWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 AM EDT THU MAY 23 2019
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      FAIR      70  58  65 S8        30.11R                  
COVINGTON      CLOUDY    69  65  86 S7        30.06S                  
FRANKFORT      FAIR      71  60  68 S5        30.08R                  


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 POWELL County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu May 23 05:35:12 EDT 2019

535 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        
Chance precip (%)     30           20           30           
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        
Temp (24H TREND)      88 (0)       64 (-2)      87           
Rh % (24H TREND)      47 (+6)      100 (+12)    51           
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       SW 6-10 G21               Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       SW 7-11 G21  W 2-6 G13    W 3-7        
Precip duration       1            1            1            
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.04         
LAL                   3            3            3            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6900                      6400         
Transport wnd (mph)   W 24                      W 10         
Vent rate (kt-ft)     144732                    60436        
ADI Early             74 Good      7 Poor       39 Fair      
ADI Late              86 Good      4 Very Poor  0 Very Poor  
Max LVORI Early       4            5            7            
Max LVORI Late        2            8            4            

Remarks...None.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For POWELL County, Kentucky
321 PM EDT Wed May 22 2019

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Thunderstorms will be possible, mainly during the afternoon and
evening hours, Thursday through Tuesday. A thunderstorm or two 
could produce strong gusty winds on Thursday, mainly north of the 
Mountain Parkway.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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


7-Day Forecast For POWELL County, KY

TODAY
Warm. Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TONIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms through the night. Patchy valley fog near dawn. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY
Warm. Partly sunny. Patchy valley fog early. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.

MEMORIAL DAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

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

TUESDAY
Hot. Mostly sunny. Highs around 90.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

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