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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 04:00 UTC ON SUNDAY JUL 22 2018
DAY SUNDAY
EDT 3HR 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 76°
TEMP 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 67° 68° 70° 72° 74° 74° 76° 76° 76° 76° 74° 74°
SKY COVER 93% 93% 92% 92% 92% 92% 92% 92% 94% 96% 98% 97% 93% 90% 89% 87% 86% 86% 85%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70°
RH 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99% 99% 100% 93% 93% 86% 84% 84% 81% 81% 81% 81% 84% 87%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 51% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.13in -- -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- 0.10in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 5 2 5 5 5 5 2 2 2 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 5 5 2 5 5 5 6 5 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 5
WIND DIR SW W W W W W W SW SW SW SW W W W W W W SW W
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Hvy Dew Hvy Dew
HeatIndex 67 67 67 67 65 65 65 67 68 70 72 74 74 76 76 76 76 74 74
Rain Showers Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely Likely
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
Fog Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 67.00 67.00 67.00 67.00 64.97 64.97 64.97 67.00 67.65 69.57 70.98 72.66 72.66 74.20 74.20 74.20 74.20 72.66 72.91



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- 81° -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- 83° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 85° -- -- 65° 85° -- -- 65° 85° --
TEMP 74° 72° 70° 68° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 63° 63° 65° 67° 68° 70° 74° 76° 79° 79° 77° 70° 68° 65° 68° 76° 83° 81° 77° 70° 70° 83° 79° 68° 68° 85° 79° 68° 68° 83° 77° 67° 67° 85° 79°
SKY COVER 84% 82% 80% 78% 79% 80% 81% 82% 83% 83% 84% 87% 88% 88% 87% 87% 85% 80% 70% 74% 65% 70% 74% 74% 72% 68% 75% 78% 74% 73% 78% 69% 54% 51% 39% 31% 34% 43% 49% 46% 51% 54% 57% 55%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 67° 67° 65° 67° 70° 72° 72° 72° 68° 68° 72° 72° 68° 68° 70° 70° 67° 67° 70° 70° 65° 65° 68° 67°
RH 81% 87% 89% 97% 96% 96% 96% 99% 99% 100% 99% 99% 92% 89% 87% 81% 76% 69% 71% 76% 90% 93% 100% 96% 82% 69% 71% 81% 96% 96% 71% 79% 100% 99% 60% 73% 93% 93% 63% 76% 96% 93% 58% 69%
POP 12HR 57% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 56% -- -- -- -- -- -- 47% -- -- -- 35% -- -- -- 57% -- 44% -- 46% -- 32% -- 20% -- 10% -- 28% -- 23% -- 24%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.19in -- -- -- -- -- 0.06in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- 0.10in -- 0.01in -- 0.01in -- 0.02in -- 0.20in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 5 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 2 2 0 1 2 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2
WIND DIR W NW N NE NE NE NE NE NE N NE NE NE NE N N N N N N N N N NE NE NE N N E N NW N NW W NW NW E NW NW NW NE N NW N
HeatIndex 74 72 70 68 67 67 67 65 65 63 63 65 67 68 70 74 76 82 83 77 70 68 65 68 76 90 86 77 70 70 88 79 68 68 89 83 68 68 88 77 67 67 88 79
Rain Showers Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance 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 Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 72.41 71.06 69.32 67.85 66.82 66.82 66.82 64.97 64.97 63.00 62.98 64.97 66.64 67.44 69.20 72.41 73.73 75.56 75.78 74.60 69.38 67.65 65.00 67.80 74.30 78.87 77.46 75.10 69.75 69.75 79.14 76.67 68.00 67.95 79.24 76.00 67.65 67.65 78.08 74.60 66.82 66.68 78.95 75.56

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For POWELL County, Kentucky
Issued at 1200 AM EDT SUN JUL 22 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
LEXINGTON      CLOUDY    70  67  90 W9        29.76F                  
COVINGTON      CLOUDY    70  70 100 SW6       29.71F                  
FRANKFORT      CLOUDY    71  68  90 SW9       29.75F                  


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: Sun Jul 22 00:05:01 EDT 2018

533 AM EDT Sat Jul 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
Chance precip (%)     60           60           70           
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        
Temp (24H TREND)      79-80 (-6)   65-67 (+4)   75-76        
Rh % (24H TREND)      66-71 (+13)  97-100 (+1)  74-77        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       SW 3-7                    SW 2-6       
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       SW 3-7       SW 2-6       SW 2-6       
Precip duration       2            2            3            
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing   
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
Precip amount         0.32         0.28         0.35         
LAL                   4            4            4            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5300                      2200         
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 15                     W  7         
Vent rate (kt-ft)     67299                     12942        
ADI Early             36 Fair      3 Very Poor  12 Poor      
ADI Late              46 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  16 Gen Poor  
Max LVORI Early       5            9            8            
Max LVORI Late        5            9            5            

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
959 PM EDT Sat Jul 21 2018

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Thunderstorms will be possible at times, mainly during the 
afternoon and evening hours.

Some of the thunderstorms on Sunday could produce locally heavy
rain.

 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
Cloudy. A chance of showers until early morning, then a slight chance of showers late. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
Cloudy. Patchy valley fog early. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers late. Patchy valley fog late. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds.

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

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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

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

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 80s.

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

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.

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

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