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UKAWC 1st Detectors/1st Responders Precision Weather Forecast For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
(based on the NWS County Digital Forecast)

ISSUED AT 08:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAY 24 2018
DAY THURSDAY
CDT 3HR 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 65° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85°
TEMP 65° 65° 65° 65° 68° 74° 77° 79° 81° 83° 83° 85° 85° 83° 83°
SKY COVER 3% 3% 2% 2% 4% 6% 8% 10% 12% 14% 15% 16% 17% 17% 18%
Clouds
DEW PT 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 61° 61° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63°
RH 90% 92% 89% 87% 78% 66% 57% 55% 53% 51% 49% 47% 48% 50% 52%
POP 12HR -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 65 65 65 65 68 74 77 81 83 84 85 85 85 85 84
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 64.66 64.73 64.62 64.56 66.89 71.16 72.70 74.00 75.26 76.48 76.21 77.36 77.51 76.34 76.61



DAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 7P 10P 1A 4A 7A 10A 1P 4P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P 1A 7A 1P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 85° -- -- 68° 83° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 83° -- -- 67° 85° --
TEMP 81° 79° 76° 74° 70° 68° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 68° 72° 76° 79° 81° 83° 83° 85° 85° 85° 81° 72° 68° 67° 68° 77° 83° 85° 79° 72° 70° 81° 77° 70° 68° 81° 77° 70° 70° 81° 76° 68° 70° 83° 81°
SKY COVER 19% 18% 18% 17% 17% 16% 16% 19% 21% 24% 27% 29% 32% 31% 30% 29% 36% 49% 56% 57% 58% 59% 54% 57% 68% 67% 77% 65% 77% 73% 77% 68% 79% 81% 80% 83% 82% 76% 75% 73% 77% 79% 78% 75% 77% 81% 72%
Clouds
DEW PT 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 65° 67° 67° 68° 68° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 70° 70° 68° 70° 67° 67° 70° 68° 67° 67° 70° 67° 65° 65° 70° 70° 67° 67° 70° 70°
RH 57% 61% 68% 73% 78% 83% 87% 89% 96% 96% 93% 90% 87% 81% 74% 69% 64% 60% 56% 53% 53% 52% 64% 84% 96% 96% 96% 76% 67% 58% 71% 84% 90% 69% 74% 90% 93% 69% 71% 87% 87% 72% 78% 96% 93% 67% 71%
POP 12HR 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 25% -- -- -- 34% -- -- -- 47% -- 25% -- 50% -- 37% -- 45% -- 13% -- 65% -- 32% -- 60%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.05in -- 0.04in -- 0.07in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 5 6 7 7 6 5 6 6 7 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 6 5 5 6 6 6 5 5 7 6 5 6 7 7 6 6 7 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE E E E E E SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW S S S S SE SE E NE E E E E NE E SE SE SE
HeatIndex 82 79 76 74 70 68 67 65 65 65 65 67 68 72 76 82 85 86 86 87 87 87 83 72 68 67 68 77 87 88 83 72 70 84 77 70 68 84 77 70 70 85 76 68 70 87 85
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- Chance Likely Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- Chance Likely Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 75.75 74.67 72.97 71.74 68.64 67.14 66.41 64.62 64.86 64.86 64.76 66.55 67.34 70.62 73.54 75.56 76.60 77.68 77.14 78.23 78.23 78.08 76.60 70.84 67.80 66.82 67.80 74.60 78.61 78.95 75.78 70.84 69.38 77.21 74.40 69.38 67.65 77.21 74.10 69.20 69.20 77.58 73.92 67.80 69.57 78.61 77.46

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      67  65  93 CALM      30.09R                  
HENDERSON      NOT AVBL                                               
OWENSBORO      FAIR      69  61  75 NE6       30.12R                  
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      71  65  80 E3        30.08S                  
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      67  64  90 CALM      30.10F                  
GLASGOW        FAIR      66  60  81 NE6       30.11F                  


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 SIMPSON County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu May 24 04:05:01 EDT 2018

313 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018 /213 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018/

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       PCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      85 (0)       62 (-2)      86           
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (-10)     99 (+7)      47           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4991                      6223         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  8                     SW  8        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     32410                     57020        
DISPERSION            Marginal                  Good         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   1            1            3            
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3            
ADI EARLY             32 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  31 FAIR      
ADI LATE              31 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2            

REMARKS...ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.        
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. East
winds up to 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
East winds around 5 mph. 

SPC's Fire Weather Web Tool (Excellent!), SPC's Fire Weather Outlooks, NWS Fire Weather WEB, Fire Danger Class Map,
Keetch-Byram Drought Index, ROMAN Web, Haines Index ,
WFAS's 10-hr Dead Fuel Moist., WFAS's 100-hr Dead Fuel Moist., Probablity of Ignition, Visual blackness Map, Palmer Drought Index, HPC's Rainfall Forecast Maps


Hazardous Weather Outlook For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
257 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018 /157 AM CDT Thu May 24 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 each afternoon and evening. Any storm
will be capable of producing torrential rainfall, gusty winds, and 
lightning. Locally heavy rainfall may lead to localized flooding 
issues in some areas.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

Latest SIMPSON County, Kentucky Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
Additional Drought Info.: UKAWC Drought Page, Kentucky Drought Watch


7-Day Forecast For SIMPSON County, KY

TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds up to 5 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

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

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

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

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

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

WEDNESDAY
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