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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 23:00 UTC ON MONDAY MAY 22 2017
DAY MONDAY TUESDAY
EDT 3HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN 72° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 74°
TEMP 65° 61° 58° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 54° 54° 54° 56° 61° 65° 67° 70° 72° 74° 74° 74° 74° 72° 72°
SKY COVER 34% 35% 38% 43% 49% 57% 67% 67% 67% 65% 63% 60% 56% 56% 56% 57% 59% 61% 64% 64% 64% 65% 65% 67%
Clouds
DEW PT 47° 49° 49° 50° 50° 50° 50° 49° 49° 49° 49° 50° 52° 54° 56° 56° 56° 54° 56° 58° 58° 59° 59° 61°
RH 54% 62% 72% 80% 83% 80% 80% 80% 80% 82% 86% 89% 86% 77% 72% 65% 61% 55% 55% 57% 59% 61% 63% 68%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 6% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 0 0 0
WIND Gust(MPH) 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 2 1 1 1
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE E NE E NE NE NE E E E E E E E E E SE E SE E
DEW -- -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 65 61 58 56 56 56 56 56 56 54 54 54 56 61 65 67 70 72 74 74 74 74 72 72
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Isolated Isolated Scattered
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Isolated Isolated Isolated
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 63.43 60.54 58.12 56.31 56.26 56.31 56.31 56.31 56.31 54.48 54.37 54.29 56.22 60.72 64.05 65.42 67.60 68.73 70.24 70.41 70.57 70.74 69.31 69.68



DAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56° -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- 65° -- -- 52° 77° -- -- 61° 81° -- -- 63° 81° -- -- 61° 79° --
TEMP 70° 67° 65° 63° 61° 59° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 58° 58° 63° 67° 70° 67° 58° 56° 54° 56° 59° 61° 65° 63° 54° 54° 74° 72° 61° 63° 79° 76° 65° 65° 76° 76° 65° 63° 77° 74°
SKY COVER 68% 68% 69% 71% 73% 75% 78% 79% 80% 82% 85% 88% 91% 93% 83% 74% 74% 62% 64% 70% 74% 83% 83% 80% 69% 30% 32% 32% 37% 63% 69% 82% 70% 65% 65% 76% 62% 56% 53% 50% 24%
Clouds
DEW PT 61° 59° 58° 58° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 58° 61° 61° 59° 56° 54° 52° 52° 52° 52° 54° 54° 54° 52° 52° 56° 61° 58° 61° 67° 67° 63° 63° 67° 65° 61° 61° 61° 61°
RH 73% 77% 81% 87% 89% 93% 99% 96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 100% 92% 80% 67% 67% 86% 86% 93% 86% 78% 75% 70% 72% 89% 92% 54% 65% 93% 89% 66% 74% 92% 93% 71% 70% 90% 93% 55% 63%
POP 12HR 25% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 46% -- -- -- 70% -- -- -- 30% -- -- -- 50% -- 22% -- 6% -- 35% -- 57% -- 52% -- 52% -- 41% -- 26%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.03in -- -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- 0.27in -- 0.11in -- 0.06in -- 0.00in -- 0.07in -- 0.05in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 7 7 7 5 2 1 1 5 7 7 8 6 2 1 7 2 1 1 7 2 2 5 7 6 5 5 8 6
WIND DIR E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W SW S S SW SW SW S SW SW SW SW W W
HeatIndex 70 67 65 63 61 59 56 56 56 56 56 58 58 63 67 70 67 58 56 54 56 59 61 65 63 54 54 74 72 61 63 79 76 65 65 76 76 65 63 77 74
Rain Showers Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Chance Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Isolated Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 68.34 65.96 64.35 62.70 60.87 58.99 56.02 56.06 56.06 56.06 56.06 58.02 58.00 62.82 66.10 67.97 65.51 58.06 56.22 54.18 56.22 58.98 60.70 63.98 62.35 54.29 54.21 70.15 69.46 60.92 62.75 75.22 73.54 64.73 64.76 73.26 73.16 64.66 62.84 72.50 70.91

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 POWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 700 PM EDT MON MAY 22 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLOUDY    68  46  45 E6        30.04S                  
COVINGTON      MOSUNNY   69  43  38 CALM      30.03F                  
FRANKFORT      SUNNY     68  48  48 S5        30.02F                  


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: Mon May 22 19:05:01 EDT 2017

Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee, 
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns, 
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, 
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty, 
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, 
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, 
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run, 
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
416 AM EDT Mon May 22 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. 
Max Temperature.....Around 73. 
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........34-44 percent. 
   24 hr trend......30 percent drier. 
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......4100 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 15 mph decreasing to around 10 
                    mph in the afternoon. 
Dispersion Index....36. 
Vent Rate...........Marginal (36200 knot-ft). 
ADI.................36 decreasing to 23 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......10 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.00 inches. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. 
Min Temperature.....52-57. 
   24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler. 
Max Humidity........83-93 percent. 
   24 hr trend......13 percent drier. 
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
ADI.................20 decreasing to 3 late. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......10 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.00 inches. 

.TUESDAY...
Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of rain showers. 
Max Temperature.....72-77. 
   24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........43-53 percent. 
   24 hr trend......9 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................2. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......3600 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....12. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (12300 knot-ft). 
ADI.................14. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......20 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.00 - 0.10 inches. 


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For POWELL County, Kentucky
400 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Thunderstorms are possible at times from Tuesday through early 
Wednesday evening, then again from Friday night through Sunday.

 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

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Isolated showers in the afternoon. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms late. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. Patchy valley fog late. Lows in the upper 50s. Light winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Light winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Light winds.

THURSDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MEMORIAL DAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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