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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 02:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAR 23 2017
DAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
CDT 3HR 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 34° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 67°
TEMP 40° 38° 38° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 40° 47° 52° 56° 59° 63° 65° 67° 67° 65° 63°
SKY COVER 20% 23% 27% 31% 35% 39% 43% 46% 50% 54% 56% 52% 49% 51% 56% 59% 63% 71% 75% 76% 77%
Clouds
DEW PT 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 22° 23° 27° 29° 32° 36° 38° 40° 41° 43° 45° 45° 45°
RH 48% 50% 53% 56% 58% 61% 63% 63% 63% 66% 59% 51% 47% 45% 44% 44% 42% 43% 44% 46% 50%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 7 7 8 9 10 10 10 13 13 10 10
WIND Gust(MPH) 16 16 16 15 15 14 13 13 10 10 7 9 10 13 15 15 15 16 16 15 15
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE E E E E E E E SE SE SE S S S S S S S
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 34 34 32 31 30 29 28 28 29 29 36 47 52 56 59 63 65 67 67 65 63
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 35° 33° 33° 30° 30° 29° 29° 29° 30° 30° 35° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



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 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 50° -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- -- -- 58° -- -- 72° -- -- 56° 72° -- -- 52° 74° -- -- 56° 67° -- -- 49° 67° --
TEMP 61° 58° 56° 54° 54° 52° 52° 50° 52° 52° 50° 50° 52° 52° 56° 58° 68° 70° 65° 61° 58° 58° 58° 65° 70° 70° 67° 61° 56° 70° 67° 56° 54° 72° 65° 58° 56° 67° 65° 54° 50° 67° 63°
SKY COVER 82% 76% 65% 59% 56% 50% 46% 50% 57% 61% 62% 62% 63% 62% 61% 61% 68% 58% 71% 58% 73% 81% 81% 83% 94% 93% 91% 89% 74% 50% 47% 36% 58% 77% 77% 84% 78% 67% 53% 57% 63% 53% 50%
Clouds
DEW PT 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 43° 43° 45° 47° 50° 52° 50° 52° 50° 50° 50° 52° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 54° 52° 52° 50° 56° 56° 56° 54° 56° 52° 49° 47° 50° 49°
RH 53% 57% 59% 63% 66% 68% 69% 70% 69% 68% 71% 71% 71% 71% 68% 64% 53% 50% 58% 69% 77% 77% 77% 65% 57% 56% 62% 80% 89% 54% 58% 83% 86% 55% 70% 89% 90% 67% 60% 83% 89% 56% 60%
POP 12HR 4% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- 4% -- -- -- 6% -- -- -- 63% -- 90% -- 38% -- 6% -- 56% -- 55% -- 46% -- 38% -- 21%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.16in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 9 10 10 13 13 14 14 14 15 15 15 14 14 14 15 15 15 15 10 9 10 14 14 16 16 15 13 9 8 13 7 6 6 8 7 7 6 8 7 5 7 7 7
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW S S S S SW W W NW NE NW E
HeatIndex 61 58 56 54 54 52 52 50 52 52 50 50 52 52 56 58 68 70 65 61 58 58 58 65 70 70 67 61 56 70 67 56 54 72 65 58 56 67 65 54 50 67 63
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Likely Likely Definite Likely Chance Slight Chance -- -- Slight Chance Likely Likely Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

Click on individual weather variable above in left-hand column (ie., TEMP, RH, QPF 12HR) to view state forecast maps






NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 PM EDT WED MAR 22 2017
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        CLEAR     47  21  35 NE8       30.35S                  
HENDERSON      CLOUDY    45  18  33 NE14      30.38S                  
OWENSBORO      CLEAR     45  17  32 E13       30.40S                  
HOPKINSVILLE   PTCLDY    44  23  42 NE8       30.35R                  
BOWLING GREEN  PTCLDY    42  21  43 NE8       30.39R                  
GLASGOW        CLEAR     41  21  44 NE8       30.39R                  


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: Wed Mar 22 22:05:01 EDT 2017

329 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017 /229 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017/

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      32 (-4)      67 (+14)     50           71           
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (+5)      39 (+15)     76           50           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                E  5                      S  9 G18     
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NE  5        S  7         S  7         S 10 G19     
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             3967                      3122         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 16                      S 23         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  58970                     71691        
DISPERSION                         Good                      Good         
DSI                   STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            2            
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       23 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  39 FAIR      
ADI LATE              9 POOR       44 GEN GOOD  20 GEN POOR  53 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            3            3            3            
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            3            1            

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

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds around 10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South
winds up to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds up to
5 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
343 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017 /243 PM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017/

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

A series of systems will bring scattered thunderstorms to the region
this weekend and into early next week. 

 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

OVERNIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds around 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

SATURDAY
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

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