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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 16:00 UTC ON THURSDAY SEP 20 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- 90°
TEMP 88° 90° 90° 90° 88° 86° 83°
SKY COVER 12% 18% 23% 28% 33% 25% 18%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70°
RH 53% 53% 52% 52% 55% 56% 62%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 1
WIND Gust(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6 6 2
WIND DIR S SW SW SW SW S S
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 94 96 97 97 95 92 88
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 80.45 81.93 81.76 81.76 80.77 79.42 77.94



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 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 68° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- 76° -- -- 59° 72° -- -- 59° 79° -- -- 63° 77° -- -- 65° 76° --
TEMP 79° 76° 74° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 70° 68° 68° 72° 76° 81° 83° 86° 88° 88° 86° 85° 81° 76° 76° 76° 74° 74° 74° 72° 68° 65° 72° 74° 74° 67° 63° 59° 70° 67° 61° 63° 79° 72° 67° 65° 77° 70° 67° 65° 76° 67°
SKY COVER 11% 11% 11% 12% 18% 24% 30% 28% 26% 24% 21% 18% 15% 19% 19% 20% 25% 36% 42% 45% 51% 54% 52% 48% 46% 51% 63% 69% 69% 70% 89% 85% 92% 91% 93% 88% 87% 88% 83% 73% 75% 80% 66% 69% 67% 75% 78% 68% 77% 73% 88% 76%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 63° 65° 65° 63° 63° 61° 58° 61° 61° 58° 61° 67° 65° 63° 63° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 63°
RH 71% 79% 84% 89% 90% 89% 90% 90% 90% 90% 93% 96% 97% 87% 76% 69% 63% 57% 55% 53% 54% 60% 68% 78% 79% 81% 81% 81% 84% 86% 93% 96% 79% 71% 68% 87% 92% 96% 72% 80% 93% 96% 66% 81% 89% 96% 70% 87% 93% 96% 73% 87%
POP 12HR 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39% -- -- -- -- -- -- 56% -- -- -- 39% -- 55% -- 55% -- 42% -- 36% -- 43% -- 49% -- 61% -- 57%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.03in -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- 0.05in -- 0.02in -- 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 1 2 5 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 9 10 10 10 9 7 7 7 6 6 5 5 2 2 2 1 2 5 2 5 6 5 2 5 6 5 2 2 6 5 6 6 6 7 6 6 8 5
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W N NE NE N N NE NE NE NE E E E S SE SE S S S S S W W
HeatIndex 83 76 74 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 70 68 68 72 76 84 88 92 93 92 91 89 84 76 76 76 74 74 74 72 68 65 72 74 74 67 63 59 70 67 61 63 79 72 67 65 77 70 67 65 76 67
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of Areas of -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy -- -- -- -- -- Patchy -- -- Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 75.78 74.01 72.66 71.20 71.27 71.20 71.27 71.27 71.27 71.27 69.57 67.80 67.85 71.06 73.73 77.21 78.08 79.57 80.77 80.45 79.12 79.24 77.09 73.92 74.01 74.20 72.41 72.41 72.66 70.98 67.65 64.86 70.48 71.58 71.32 66.41 62.82 59.00 68.28 66.10 60.92 62.91 75.22 70.62 66.50 64.86 74.00 69.20 66.68 64.86 73.45 66.41

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For POWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      NOT AVBL                                               
COVINGTON      NOT AVBL                                               
FRANKFORT      NOT AVBL                                               


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 Sep 20 13:05:01 EDT 2018

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
500 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       
Chance precip (%)     0            0            30           
Precip type           None         None         showers      
Temp (24H TREND)      87-90 (+2)   64-71 (+4)   85-88        
Rh % (24H TREND)      46-51 (+1)   84-100 (+1)  48-53        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SW 5-9 G15   
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW 4-8 G15   
Precip duration                                 1            
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01         
LAL                   1            1            2            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6100                      7100         
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  3                     SW 17        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     18294                     109150       
ADI Early             19 Gen Poor  2 Very Poor  76 Good      
ADI Late              28 Fair      5 Very Poor  82 Good      
Max LVORI Early       8            6            6            
Max LVORI Late        3            7            3            

REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH        
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS        
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS        
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For POWELL County, Kentucky
410 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Thunderstorms will be possible Friday through Saturday and again
Monday and Wednesday, mainly during the afternoon and early 
evening hours.

 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

THIS AFTERNOON
Warm, sunny. Highs around 90. Light winds.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Areas of valley fog. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.

FRIDAY
Warm. Mostly sunny. Areas of valley fog early. A slight chance of showers late in the morning. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely late. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with showers likely. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy valley fog. Lows around 60.

MONDAY
Partly sunny with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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