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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 10:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAY 23 2019
DAY THURSDAY
CDT 3HR 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- 67° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 88°
TEMP 70° 72° 74° 77° 81° 83° 85° 85° 86° 88° 86° 86° 85°
SKY COVER 45% 54% 62% 59% 54% 59% 58% 46% 47% 45% 41% 29% 31%
Clouds
DEW PT 61° 63° 65° 67° 67° 68° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67°
RH 73% 73% 71% 68% 64% 63% 56% 53% 51% 50% 49% 50% 52%
POP 12HR -- 6% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 8 9 13 14 13 13 13 13 10 9 8
WIND Gust(MPH) 8 15 15 15 22 22 23 22 23 22 21 15 14
WIND DIR S S S S SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW
DEW -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 70 72 74 77 83 86 88 88 89 91 89 89 88
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 68.34 70.04 71.58 73.80 76.60 78.08 78.66 78.23 78.67 79.97 78.37 78.52 78.08



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 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° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 90° -- -- -- -- 70° -- -- 90° -- -- 67° 90° -- -- 67° 90° -- -- 67° 90° -- -- 70° 85° --
TEMP 83° 81° 76° 74° 72° 72° 70° 70° 70° 68° 68° 70° 70° 74° 79° 85° 88° 88° 90° 90° 90° 90° 88° 83° 76° 72° 70° 74° 85° 90° 90° 85° 70° 70° 88° 83° 70° 70° 88° 83° 70° 70° 88° 85° 72° 70° 83° 83°
SKY COVER 20% 20% 16% 13% 9% 13% 8% 8% 7% 7% 7% 6% 6% 7% 7% 8% 12% 17% 22% 23% 25% 26% 27% 30% 23% 21% 21% 28% 20% 25% 21% 22% 15% 11% 32% 44% 46% 50% 50% 53% 32% 38% 21% 21% 25% 35% 49% 45%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 65° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 61° 63°
RH 58% 62% 71% 76% 75% 78% 78% 78% 78% 81% 81% 80% 81% 73% 64% 54% 50% 48% 45% 44% 43% 45% 48% 58% 73% 84% 90% 78% 53% 43% 45% 53% 78% 84% 43% 56% 84% 84% 46% 55% 78% 80% 45% 47% 73% 75% 49% 52%
POP 12HR 7% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 2% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- 5% -- -- -- 9% -- 2% -- 8% -- 5% -- 17% -- 8% -- 5% -- 6% -- 17%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 6 5 5 5 5 2 5 5 2 2 2 2 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 2 2 5 5 5 7 10 9 7 6 7 9 7 5 6 8 7 6 7 13 9 8 9 14 10
WIND DIR SW S S SW S S S S S SW S S S SW SW SW SW W W SW SW SW SW SW SW S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW W W SW S W SW S S SW SW S SW SW SW
HeatIndex 85 83 76 74 72 72 70 70 70 68 68 70 70 74 82 87 91 92 92 93 93 92 92 87 76 72 70 74 88 93 92 87 70 70 90 85 70 70 91 86 70 70 89 85 72 70 83 84
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 77.41 76.36 73.26 71.99 70.19 70.40 68.64 68.64 68.64 67.04 67.04 68.77 68.83 71.74 75.00 78.37 79.97 79.65 80.56 80.39 80.22 80.56 79.65 77.41 73.45 70.84 69.38 72.16 78.23 80.22 80.56 78.23 68.64 69.01 78.85 77.14 69.01 69.01 79.33 77.01 68.64 68.77 79.17 77.36 70.04 68.46 76.21 76.61

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 600 AM EDT THU MAY 23 2019
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      77  68  73 VRB7      30.06R                  
HENDERSON      FAIR      75  68  78 S8        30.06R                  
OWENSBORO      FAIR      74  67  78 S9        30.08R                  
HOPKINSVILLE   NOT AVBL                                               
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      71  57  61 S6        30.12R                  
GLASGOW        FAIR      69  56  63 CALM      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: Thu May 23 06:05:01 EDT 2019

342 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019 /242 AM CDT Thu May 23 2019/

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MClear       MClear       
PRECIP TYPE           Showers      None         None         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     10           0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+2)      66 (-4)      90           
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (-4)      91 (0)       43           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   S  7 G18                  Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SW  9 G18    Lgt/Var      SW  5        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5959                      7574         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     SW 13        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     102106                    83629        
DISPERSION            Excellent                 Good         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  MOD UNSTBL   
LAL                   2            2            1            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      8 POOR       39 FAIR      
ADI LATE              66 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  0 VERY POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            5            
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2            

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

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90.
Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Southwest
winds around 5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90.
Southwest winds up to 10 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 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
345 AM EDT Thu May 23 2019 /245 AM CDT Thu May 23 2019/

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

An approaching cold front will bring chances of scattered storms 
this afternoon mainly north of I64 with locally gusty winds being the
main threat. 


 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Isolated to widely scattered storms are forecast Friday afternoon 
through Tuesday. The best coverage appears to be on Friday morning and
then again on Sunday as a couple of frontal boundaries approach the 
region and provide focus for storm development. The main threats with
these storms will be brief heavy rainfall and gusty winds.

 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
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 70. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.

SATURDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.

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

MEMORIAL DAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s.

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

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.

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

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