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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 04:00 UTC ON SUNDAY JUL 22 2018
DAY SUNDAY
CDT 3HR MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83°
TEMP 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 74° 76° 77° 79° 81° 81° 83° 83° 81° 79°
SKY COVER 44% 43% 47% 51% 55% 64% 72% 81% 83% 85% 88% 88% 89% 90% 89% 87% 86% 86% 86%
Clouds
DEW PT 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 68° 68° 68°
RH 87% 90% 90% 90% 89% 89% 93% 90% 84% 76% 73% 69% 64% 62% 62% 62% 62% 66% 71%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 23% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.04in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 9 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 9
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 8 8 8 8 9 10 13 14 14 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 14
WIND DIR W W W W W W W W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW NW NW
DEW Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 70 68 68 67 67 67 67 68 70 74 76 77 82 83 85 86 86 84 79
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight 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 Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 69.20 67.49 67.49 66.55 66.50 66.50 66.68 67.49 69.01 71.99 73.45 73.90 75.00 76.36 76.36 77.94 77.94 76.85 75.78



DAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A 1P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- 81° -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 83° -- -- 68° 85° -- -- 68° 86° -- -- 68° 86° -- -- 67° 85° --
TEMP 76° 74° 72° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 68° 70° 72° 74° 76° 79° 81° 77° 72° 68° 67° 68° 76° 83° 83° 79° 70° 70° 83° 81° 70° 70° 85° 83° 72° 70° 85° 81° 70° 70° 85° 81°
SKY COVER 86% 87% 87% 87% 86% 84% 83% 84% 86% 87% 86% 85% 84% 81% 76% 73% 72% 69% 58% 59% 48% 44% 39% 48% 48% 64% 62% 61% 58% 55% 62% 48% 41% 26% 32% 31% 31% 34% 51% 54% 59% 65% 53% 62%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 67° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 72° 70° 68° 68° 68° 70° 68° 67° 68° 68° 67° 67° 70° 68°
RH 76% 81% 90% 93% 96% 92% 93% 96% 96% 97% 99% 96% 93% 89% 84% 79% 73% 64% 58% 68% 84% 90% 93% 90% 74% 64% 62% 76% 96% 93% 67% 72% 93% 92% 57% 64% 90% 90% 57% 65% 90% 90% 60% 67%
POP 12HR 47% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 37% -- -- -- -- -- -- 26% -- -- -- 8% -- -- -- 44% -- 18% -- 42% -- 2% -- 3% -- 1% -- 31% -- 25% -- 23%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.15in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.05in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 8 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 9 7 6 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 5 5 7 5 1 5 7 6 2 5 6 6 2 2 7 7
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW NW NW NW N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N NE N N NE SE W NW
HeatIndex 76 74 72 70 70 70 70 68 68 68 67 67 68 70 72 74 76 82 84 77 72 68 67 68 76 87 88 79 70 70 89 85 70 70 90 87 72 70 90 85 70 70 89 84
Rain Showers Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance -- Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance -- Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.73 72.41 71.27 69.57 69.75 69.51 69.57 67.80 67.80 67.85 66.95 66.82 67.65 69.32 70.84 72.24 73.45 75.00 75.87 73.80 70.84 67.49 66.68 67.49 73.54 78.21 77.94 76.33 69.75 69.57 78.61 77.58 69.57 69.51 78.80 78.21 71.27 69.38 78.80 76.73 69.38 69.38 79.24 76.97

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 1200 AM EDT SUN JUL 22 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      73  66  78 NW3       29.85S                  
HENDERSON      FAIR      73  66  78 W10       29.82F                  
OWENSBORO      FAIR      73  66  78 NW8       29.81F                  
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      73  66  76 W6        29.83F                  
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      74  66  76 W8        29.82F                  
GLASGOW        FAIR      69  65  88 CALM      29.82S                  


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: Sun Jul 22 00:05:01 EDT 2018

338 AM EDT Sat Jul 21 2018 /238 AM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018/

                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        tstms        tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           50           
TEMP (24H TREND)      85 (-5)      66 (-2)      81           
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (-6)      100 (+5)     65           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W  6                      W  6         
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 10         NW  6        NW  6        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.02         0.07         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5646                      3424         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 23                      NW 16        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     112920                    54661        
DISPERSION            Excellent                 Good         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   4            4            4            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             54 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR      27 FAIR      
ADI LATE              67 GOOD      4 VERY POOR  38 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            6            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            3            

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

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
North winds up to 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. North winds up to 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Northeast winds up to 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
249 PM EDT Sat Jul 21 2018 /149 PM CDT Sat Jul 21 2018/

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible this evening. Heavy rainfall
will be the main threat with the stronger storms. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

Scattered afternoon and evening storms are expected each day through
the next work week as the weather pattern remains unsettled.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotters are encourage to report wind damage, hail, or flooding from
Friday's storms.

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


7-Day Forecast For SIMPSON County, KY

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

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

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

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s.

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

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.

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

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

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