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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 06:00 UTC ON MONDAY MAY 01 2017
DAY MONDAY
CDT 3HR 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- 56° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67°
TEMP 63° 61° 58° 56° 56° 56° 58° 61° 63° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 63°
SKY COVER 85% 75% 64% 59% 53% 47% 50% 52% 55% 53% 51% 48% 53% 57% 61% 66% 70%
Clouds
DEW PT 56° 54° 52° 52° 50° 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 43° 43° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41°
RH 80% 81% 80% 83% 83% 77% 69% 60% 52% 46% 43% 41% 38% 38% 40% 41% 44%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- 88% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- -- 0.10in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 15 14 13 13 14 15 16 18 21 22 23 23 23 23 22 21 18
WIND Gust(MPH) 22 18 17 17 17 21 23 29 33 37 38 38 38 37 37 35 29
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 63 61 58 56 56 56 58 61 63 65 67 67 67 67 67 65 63
Rain Showers Definite Definite Likely Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 62.54 60.77 58.09 56.26 56.26 56.35 58.14 60.52 61.89 63.16 64.43 64.34 64.20 64.20 64.29 62.99 61.71



DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
CDT 6HR 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 47° -- -- -- -- -- -- 72° -- -- -- -- 52° -- -- 68° -- -- 54° 65° -- -- 47° 63° -- -- 45° 67° -- -- 49° 72° --
TEMP 61° 59° 58° 56° 54° 54° 52° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 49° 52° 58° 63° 67° 70° 72° 72° 67° 59° 56° 52° 52° 61° 65° 68° 63° 56° 54° 65° 59° 52° 49° 61° 58° 49° 47° 63° 63° 52° 50° 68° 65°
SKY COVER 75% 70% 63% 60% 49% 28% 17% 15% 11% 9% 9% 10% 11% 12% 15% 17% 18% 19% 20% 25% 33% 40% 55% 73% 77% 87% 86% 80% 90% 93% 98% 96% 94% 82% 72% 65% 62% 48% 34% 20% 25% 28% 21% 23% 19%
Clouds
DEW PT 41° 41° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 47° 49° 47° 47° 47° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 54° 56° 52° 47° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 45° 47° 47° 47° 47° 50°
RH 47% 51% 57% 61% 64% 65% 71% 76% 79% 83% 85% 88% 83% 73% 61% 51% 44% 40% 37% 37% 48% 66% 72% 79% 82% 62% 58% 53% 64% 86% 96% 72% 75% 83% 86% 55% 57% 79% 88% 49% 53% 83% 86% 45% 60%
POP 12HR 14% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 6% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 4% -- -- -- 11% -- -- -- 42% -- 71% -- 73% -- 51% -- 32% -- 23% -- 11% -- 7% -- 7%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.04in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 17 15 13 9 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 9 10 14 15 15 15 15 7 1 2 1 6 7 7 8 7 7 6 7 8 7 7 9 8 8 7 10 8 7 6 7 6
WIND DIR W W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W NW NW E NE E E E E E SE W N NW N NW NW NW NW NW W NW NW NW NW
HeatIndex 61 59 58 56 54 54 52 49 49 49 47 47 49 52 58 63 67 70 72 72 67 59 56 52 52 61 65 68 63 56 54 65 59 52 49 61 58 49 47 63 63 52 50 68 65
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 60.36 58.95 58.19 56.60 54.95 54.92 53.08 50.29 50.13 49.92 47.97 47.78 49.92 53.01 58.17 61.87 64.47 66.30 67.43 67.43 64.65 58.96 56.43 52.79 52.67 60.54 63.57 65.62 62.17 56.22 54.11 64.05 58.97 52.64 49.75 60.46 58.19 50.13 47.78 61.82 61.91 52.64 50.68 65.22 63.64

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 200 AM EDT MON MAY 01 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLEAR     59  46  62 SW9G17    29.69R                  
HENDERSON        N/A    N/A N/A N/A MISG        N/A                   
OWENSBORO      LGT RAIN  61  58  90 SW22G41   29.66R                  
HOPKINSVILLE   LGT RAIN  61  59  94 SW16      29.72R                  
BOWLING GREEN  LGT RAIN  68  65  90 S15G28    29.72F                  
GLASGOW        CLOUDY    67  62  83 S12       29.75R                  


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: Mon May 1 02:05:01 EDT 2017

310 PM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017 /210 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017/

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue          

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MClear       
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     90           0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      55 (-14)     68 (-15)     47           73           
RH % (24H TREND)      89 (+4)      37 (-20)     86           37           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                SW 13 G28                 SW  7 G18    
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S 14 G24     SW 16 G30    SW 11 G23    W 12 G23     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.93         0.00         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             6822                      9843         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 38                     W 38         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  244830                    342092       
DISPERSION                         Excellent                 Excellent    
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  MOD UNSTBL   MOD UNSTBL   MOD UNSTBL   
LAL                   4            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            4            
ADI EARLY             54 GEN GOOD  130 VERY GOOD52 GEN GOOD  61 GOOD      
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  131 VERY GOOD13 GEN POOR  143 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            2            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            5            1            

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

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 60s.
Light winds. 
.THURSDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in
the lower 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 

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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
321 PM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017 /221 PM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017/

   WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING  
   WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/ TO 8 PM EDT
/7 PM CDT/ MONDAY  

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Indiana and Central Kentucky.

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

A line of showers and thunderstorms will approach the region from the
west late this afternoon and evening. Some of the thunderstorms could
produce damaging winds and large hail. An isolated tornado could be
possible as well.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

Wind gusts will increase behind a cold front tomorrow afternoon, with
gusts as high as 45mph possible. High profile vehicles may 
experience difficult driving conditions on east to west oriented 
roadways. Loose outdoor objects may be blown around.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotters are asked to report wind, hail of any size, and instances 
of flooding through tonight.

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


7-Day Forecast For SIMPSON County, KY


WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 7 PM CDT MONDAY

OVERNIGHT
Periods of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

MONDAY
Breezy. Partly cloudy with scattered showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. Chance of showers 50 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph with gusts to around 20 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s.

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