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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 20:00 UTC ON SATURDAY JUN 24 2017
DAY SATURDAY
EDT 3HR 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- 79°
TEMP 79° 79° 76°
SKY COVER 28% 30% 33%
Clouds
DEW PT 58° 58° 58°
RH 50% 49% 53%
POP 12HR -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 1
WIND Gust(MPH) 15 13 10
WIND DIR W W W
DEW -- -- --
HeatIndex 79 79 76
Rain Showers -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- --
Fog -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.44 73.33 71.55



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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 79° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- 74° -- -- 50° 76° -- -- 49° 83° -- -- 63° 85° -- -- 67° 85° --
TEMP 74° 70° 68° 67° 63° 61° 59° 58° 56° 56° 56° 56° 59° 63° 68° 74° 76° 76° 77° 79° 79° 79° 77° 76° 74° 70° 67° 63° 61° 59° 58° 56° 54° 54° 56° 70° 74° 74° 67° 54° 54° 74° 70° 52° 54° 81° 76° 65° 65° 85° 79° 70° 68° 83° 79°
SKY COVER 31% 31% 30% 30% 30% 29% 29% 26% 23% 20% 17% 14% 23% 18% 12% 7% 11% 14% 18% 24% 31% 37% 29% 27% 25% 24% 21% 20% 18% 16% 14% 15% 17% 17% 26% 23% 31% 28% 39% 45% 29% 18% 11% 5% 8% 9% 16% 24% 41% 31% 42% 46% 57% 69% 63%
Clouds
DEW PT 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 56° 54° 54° 52° 52° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 52° 52° 52° 50° 50° 54° 54° 52° 50° 52° 52° 52° 52° 54° 52° 54° 56° 59° 58° 61° 63° 65° 63° 65° 67° 67°
RH 57% 65% 70% 75% 81% 86% 86% 89% 96% 99% 100% 96% 86% 75% 63% 53% 47% 45% 41% 40% 42% 42% 43% 46% 49% 54% 62% 72% 77% 77% 80% 83% 86% 89% 89% 58% 45% 44% 58% 89% 92% 46% 58% 96% 96% 44% 55% 78% 84% 49% 62% 80% 90% 59% 68%
POP 12HR 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 4% -- -- -- 5% -- 10% -- 7% -- 1% -- 1% -- 4% -- 7% -- 20% -- 53%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 6 5 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 7 10 10 2 0 0 5 1 0 0 5 2 5 5 7 5 5 5 7 5
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W W SW SW W W W W NW W NW NE SE S S S S S SW S SW SW SW SW
HeatIndex 74 70 68 67 63 61 59 58 56 56 56 56 59 63 68 74 76 76 77 79 79 79 77 76 74 70 67 63 61 59 58 56 54 54 56 70 74 74 67 54 54 74 70 52 54 81 76 65 65 86 82 70 68 87 79
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 70.41 67.84 66.48 65.87 62.56 60.83 58.98 58.05 56.06 56.02 56.00 56.06 58.98 62.42 66.13 70.07 70.99 70.80 71.09 72.33 72.56 72.56 71.29 70.89 69.74 67.17 65.29 62.35 60.72 58.97 58.09 56.26 54.37 54.29 56.17 67.41 69.40 69.32 65.11 54.29 54.21 69.49 67.41 52.15 54.11 74.16 71.74 64.25 64.45 77.65 74.78 68.77 67.49 77.54 75.44

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For POWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLOUDY    79  57  46 NW12G18   30.04R                  
COVINGTON      PTSUNNY   78  57  48 W17G23    30.02R                  
FRANKFORT      CLOUDY    79  55  43 W9        30.02S                  


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: Sat Jun 24 16:05:01 EDT 2017

Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee, 
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Sandy Hook, 
West Liberty, Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, 
Wheelwright, Beattyville, Jackson, Booneville, Inez, Coal Run, 
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
457 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming mostly sunny. 
                    Patchy fog in the morning. 
Max Temperature.....Around 80. 
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........37-43 percent. 
   24 hr trend......32 percent drier. 
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated 
                    fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......5400 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....West around 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....67. 
Vent Rate...........Good (67100 knot-ft). 
ADI.................22 increasing to 61 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......10 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. 
Min Temperature.....Around 56. 
   24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler. 
Max Humidity........95-100 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds at 5 mph or less. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................50 decreasing to 2 late. 
LVORI...............7. 
Prob of precip......10 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. 
Max Temperature.....Around 76. 
   24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........36-42 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
20-foot winds.......West winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......6800 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Northwest around 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....106. 
Vent Rate...........Excellent (105800 knot-ft). 
ADI.................45 increasing to 83 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For POWELL County, Kentucky
337 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

There is a slight chance of a thunderstorm very close to the 
Virginia border on Tuesday, and a slight chance of thunderstorms 
in the Cumberland Valley on Thursday. Thunderstorms are also 
possible on Friday. 

 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. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.

SUNDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Light winds.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers late. Patchy valley fog late. Lows in the lower 50s. Light winds.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Clear. Patchy valley fog. Lows around 50.

WEDNESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.

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

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