1st Responders/1st Detectors/Storm Spotters Weather Summary for Simpson County, KY

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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 14:00 UTC ON FRIDAY SEP 18 2020
DAY FRIDAY
CDT 3HR 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70°
TEMP 65° 67° 68° 70° 70° 70° 70° 68° 67°
SKY COVER 9% 12% 16% 13% 6% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Clouds
DEW PT 54° 54° 54° 52° 52° 52° 50° 50° 50°
RH 68% 63% 59% 54% 52% 51% 48% 53% 56%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 10 10 13 13 13 13 13 10 9
WIND Gust(MPH) 18 17 18 18 18 17 18 17 17
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE N
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 65 67 68 70 70 70 70 68 67
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 63.91 65.33 65.93 67.17 67.04 66.98 66.80 65.62 65.02



DAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
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 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° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- -- -- 47° -- -- 72° -- -- 49° 74° -- -- 49° 74° -- -- 50° 76° -- -- 52° 79° --
TEMP 63° 61° 58° 56° 56° 52° 52° 50° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 50° 54° 59° 63° 65° 68° 70° 70° 70° 68° 67° 63° 61° 58° 56° 52° 47° 47° 61° 70° 72° 63° 54° 49° 70° 63° 54° 50° 72° 63° 54° 52° 74° 65° 56° 54° 76° 67°
SKY COVER 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 4% 3% 3% 5% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 3% 3% 6% 7% 13% 10% 20% 4% 3% 4% 16% 16% 12% 10% 16% 12% 11% 9% 9% 9% 6% 9% 14% 13%
Clouds
DEW PT 50° 49° 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 43° 43° 41° 41° 41° 43° 47° 49° 49° 50° 50° 50° 52° 52° 52° 52° 50° 49° 49° 49° 47° 45° 43° 49° 52° 52° 52° 49° 47° 52° 52° 49° 49° 52° 54° 52° 50° 54° 56° 54° 52° 56° 58°
RH 65% 67% 71% 71% 74% 77% 79% 80% 79% 76% 79% 82% 79% 77% 73% 66% 60% 58% 52% 50% 51% 50% 54% 60% 63% 66% 74% 77% 83% 89% 86% 65% 52% 51% 69% 83% 89% 53% 70% 86% 92% 50% 72% 89% 96% 51% 75% 89% 95% 51% 70%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- 0% -- 1% -- 2% -- 3% -- 2% -- 3% -- 2% -- 4%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in 0.00in 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 8 8 8 9 10 10 10 10 9 9 7 6 6 6 6 6 5 5 7 7 7 6 5 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 1 6 2
WIND DIR N N N N N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E SE SE E E S NW E S S SW S S S SW SW
HeatIndex 63 61 58 56 56 52 52 50 49 49 47 47 47 50 54 59 63 65 68 70 70 70 68 67 63 61 58 56 52 47 47 61 70 72 63 54 49 70 63 54 50 72 63 54 52 74 65 56 54 76 67
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 62.19 60.60 58.13 56.45 56.40 52.86 52.79 50.97 50.13 50.29 48.36 48.17 48.36 51.11 54.71 58.96 62.08 63.57 65.57 66.92 66.98 66.92 65.67 65.20 62.15 60.59 58.11 56.35 52.64 47.71 47.91 60.58 67.04 68.44 62.28 54.45 49.59 67.10 62.31 54.37 50.39 68.37 62.35 54.29 52.15 69.90 64.15 56.17 54.13 71.36 65.65

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 AM EDT FRI SEP 18 2020
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      63  55  75 NE8       30.16                   
HENDERSON      FAIR      61  53  75 NE13      30.20                   
OWENSBORO      FAIR      62  53  72 NE12      30.18                   
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      64  59  83 NE15      30.13                   
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      64  54  69 NE12      30.14                   
GLASGOW        FAIR      62  55  76 NE8       30.13R                  


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: Fri Sep 18 10:05:01 EDT 2020

430 AM EDT Fri Sep 18 2020 /330 AM CDT Fri Sep 18 2020/

                      Today        Tonight      Sat          

CLOUD COVER           Mclear       Clear        Clear        
PRECIP TYPE           None         None         None         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (-10)     46 (-12)     71           
RH % (24H TREND)      43 (-7)      82 (-11)     44           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NE  8 G17                 NE  6        
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NE  9        N  6         NE  6        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)4472                      4489         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 20                     NE 14        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     74766                     53375        
DISPERSION            Good                      Good         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       30 FAIR      
ADI LATE              55 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  53 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            4            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1            

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

.SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
70s. North winds up to 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest 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
313 AM EDT Fri Sep 18 2020 /213 AM CDT Fri Sep 18 2020/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.
 
 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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 lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

MONDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

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