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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 16:00 UTC ON THURSDAY SEP 20 2018
DAY THURSDAY
CDT 3HR NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- 94°
TEMP 92° 92° 94° 94° 92° 90° 88°
SKY COVER 16% 18% 21% 24% 27% 22% 18%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67°
RH 47% 43% 41% 41% 42% 46% 51%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 10 10 9 9 8 8 8
WIND DIR S S S S S S S
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 97 97 97 97 96 95 91
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 82.32 81.59 82.58 82.58 81.41 80.73 80.13



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 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 72° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67° -- -- 76° -- -- 63° 74° -- -- 65° 81° -- -- 67° 81° -- -- 65° 76° --
TEMP 85° 81° 79° 79° 77° 76° 76° 74° 74° 74° 72° 72° 72° 74° 79° 83° 85° 86° 88° 88° 85° 85° 81° 79° 77° 76° 74° 74° 72° 70° 70° 67° 72° 76° 76° 70° 65° 63° 74° 70° 67° 67° 81° 74° 70° 68° 81° 74° 67° 65° 76° 70°
SKY COVER 13% 14% 14% 15% 16% 16% 17% 22% 27% 32% 35% 39% 42% 44% 49% 51% 54% 60% 63% 64% 65% 65% 63% 57% 54% 58% 66% 69% 70% 72% 88% 86% 92% 89% 91% 90% 88% 89% 85% 82% 73% 74% 75% 73% 69% 65% 71% 70% 73% 81% 87% 70%
Clouds
DEW PT 68° 68° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 70° 72° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 63° 63° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 65° 68° 67° 67° 65° 65° 63°
RH 58% 65% 69% 71% 71% 73% 76% 76% 76% 79% 81% 84% 81% 79% 71% 65% 61% 57% 55% 55% 60% 62% 69% 76% 82% 87% 87% 87% 90% 92% 97% 97% 84% 74% 73% 87% 89% 96% 78% 86% 93% 93% 64% 79% 86% 89% 66% 79% 97% 96% 71% 75%
POP 12HR 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 47% -- -- -- -- -- -- 49% -- -- -- 51% -- 37% -- 41% -- 38% -- 38% -- 32% -- 49% -- 57% -- 64%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- 0.08in -- -- -- -- 0.06in -- 0.06in -- 0.06in -- 0.09in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 8 9 10 10 10 10 10 9 8 7 6 5 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 7 7 7 7 6 5 7 6 5 5 8 7 7 7 9 7 7 7 10 7
WIND DIR SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W N N N NE N N NE NE NE NE E E SE S S S S S S S SW W NW
HeatIndex 88 85 82 79 77 76 76 74 74 74 72 72 72 74 79 87 89 92 93 93 91 90 86 83 77 76 74 74 72 70 70 67 72 76 76 70 65 63 74 70 67 67 83 74 70 68 84 74 67 65 76 70
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Slight Chance
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 78.95 76.73 75.56 75.78 74.10 73.45 73.73 71.99 71.99 72.24 70.62 70.84 70.62 72.24 75.78 78.34 79.38 79.57 80.77 80.77 79.24 79.52 77.21 76.33 75.20 74.77 72.91 72.91 71.27 69.51 69.82 66.86 70.84 73.54 73.45 69.20 64.62 62.91 72.16 69.14 66.68 66.68 76.60 72.24 69.14 67.44 76.85 72.24 66.86 64.86 73.26 68.46

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 100 PM EDT THU SEP 20 2018
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        NOT AVBL                                               
HENDERSON      NOT AVBL                                               
OWENSBORO      NOT AVBL                                               
HOPKINSVILLE   NOT AVBL                                               
BOWLING GREEN  NOT AVBL                                               
GLASGOW        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 SIMPSON County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu Sep 20 13:05:01 EDT 2018

314 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018 /214 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018/

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       PCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           
TEMP (24H TREND)      95 (+2)      71 (+1)      89           
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (-6)      86 (-11)     54           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   Lgt/Var                   S  7         
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S  5         Lgt/Var      SW  7        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)7089                      5603         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      SW 18        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     73381                     90320        
DISPERSION            Good                      Good         
DSI                   MOD UNSTBL   MOD UNSTBL   SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   1            1            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE              49 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            3            

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 mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South
winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. North
winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. South
winds up to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 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
310 AM EDT Thu Sep 20 2018 /210 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Waves of thunderstorms will be possible each day through the period. 

A few strong to severe storms will be possible Friday afternoon and
evening, with locally gusty winds, heavy rainfall, and lightning  
being the main threats. 

Additional rounds of thunderstorms through Wednesday will produce 2
to 4 inches of total rainfall, with locally higher amounts possible.
Localized flooding is likely where heavier and/or repeated rainfall
occurs.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation may be required Friday afternoon and evening.

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 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. West winds up to 10 mph.

SATURDAY
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.

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

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

TUESDAY NIGHT
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

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