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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 02:00 UTC ON THURSDAY JUN 20 2024
DAY WED THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 94°
TEMP 76° 74° 72° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 68° 70° 76° 81° 85° 88° 90° 92° 92° 94° 92° 92° 90°
SKY COVER 50% 42% 33% 29% 29% 30% 30% 27% 24% 21% 29% 36% 42% 45% 46% 46% 48% 48% 47% 44% 40%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 70°
RH 81% 84% 86% 87% 87% 90% 90% 90% 96% 89% 75% 67% 62% 54% 48% 45% 42% 39% 42% 44% 50%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
WIND Gust(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 5 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 5
WIND DIR N NE NE NE NE N N N N N NW W SW W N NE NE NE NE NE N
DEW Lgt Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 76 74 72 72 72 70 70 70 68 70 76 85 90 94 95 96 96 99 96 97 96
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Areas of Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 74.20 72.66 70.98 71.06 71.06 69.38 69.38 69.38 67.80 69.32 73.64 76.97 79.52 80.61 81.08 81.96 81.41 82.19 81.41 81.77 81.42



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 68° -- -- -- -- 94° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 94° -- -- 68° 92° -- -- 70° 88° -- -- 63° 90° -- -- 67° 92° --
TEMP 88° 85° 81° 79° 76° 76° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 76° 81° 86° 92° 94° 88° 76° 70° 68° 70° 88° 94° 92° 86° 72° 72° 92° 85° 74° 72° 86° 83° 67° 67° 88° 85° 70° 70° 90° 85°
SKY COVER 35% 30% 24% 19% 20% 22% 24% 24% 24% 23% 20% 20% 24% 21% 18% 15% 18% 15% 25% 6% 4% 13% 11% 7% 30% 35% 31% 34% 45% 62% 64% 36% 36% 27% 27% 20% 20% 28% 33% 31% 30% 56% 37%
Clouds
DEW PT 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 68° 68° 70° 70° 72° 72° 70° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 61° 61° 63° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67°
RH 55% 60% 66% 71% 76% 79% 87% 89% 93% 93% 93% 93% 93% 81% 71% 63% 47% 44% 51% 76% 90% 96% 90% 51% 42% 43% 53% 84% 84% 44% 55% 81% 87% 47% 49% 84% 86% 43% 51% 84% 84% 42% 54%
POP 12HR 7% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- 10% -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- 16% -- 8% -- 30% -- 39% -- 17% -- 16% -- 16% -- 17% -- 25%
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) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 1 8 6 1 1 7 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 5 2
WIND DIR N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N NW NW SW N N SW SW W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W NW N E SE W SW S S SW SW
HeatIndex 93 89 85 79 76 76 72 72 70 70 70 70 72 76 86 94 99 99 93 76 70 68 70 91 98 97 90 72 72 97 89 74 72 88 83 67 67 90 88 70 70 93 89
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 80.77 79.24 76.85 75.78 73.73 74.01 71.06 71.20 69.57 69.57 69.57 69.57 71.49 74.20 77.46 80.46 82.32 83.16 80.13 73.73 69.38 67.80 69.38 80.13 82.77 81.59 78.97 70.84 70.84 81.77 78.52 72.41 71.06 78.07 76.21 66.28 66.37 78.85 77.94 69.01 69.01 80.05 78.37

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For POWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 PM EDT WED JUN 19 2024
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      MOCLDY    79  71  76 S3        30.27R                  
COVINGTON      CLOUDY    82  70  66 CALM      30.25S                  
FRANKFORT      MOCLDY    77  71  82 CALM      30.25R                  


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: Wed Jun 19 22:05:01 EDT 2024

353 AM EDT Wed Jun 19 2024

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Pcldy        Mclear       
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            
Precip type           None         None         None         
Temp (24H TREND)      89 (-2)      64 (-8)      93           
Rh % (24H TREND)      41 (-10)     100 (+3)     34           
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Precip duration                                              
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index (MID)    4                         4            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7000                      8400         
Transport wnd (mph)   E  6                      NE  6        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     35000                     42000        
ADI Early             30           3            32           
ADI Late              43           7            44           
Max LVORI Early       4            5            5            
Max LVORI Late        2            7            2            

Remarks...ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index by Lavdas.        
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For POWELL County, Kentucky
353 PM EDT Wed Jun 19 2024

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

Thunderstorms are possible across eastern Kentucky Saturday through 
Tuesday, with the greatest potential on Sunday night.

The combination of humidity and hot temperatures will result in
afternoon heat indices peaking near 100 degrees at some locations
through Sunday.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected.

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. Lows in the upper 60s. Light and variable winds.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. Light and variable winds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Humid with lows around 70. Light and variable winds.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Hot with highs in the lower 90s. Light and variable winds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Patchy valley fog late. Humid with lows in the upper 60s. Light and variable winds.

SATURDAY
Sunny in the morning, then partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

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

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy. Patchy valley fog early. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

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

MONDAY
Patchy valley fog early. Partly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear for the rest of the night. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny. Patchy valley fog early. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Patchy valley fog early. Partly sunny in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Hot with highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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