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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 18:00 UTC ON SATURDAY JUL 20 2019
DAY SATURDAY
CDT 3HR 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- 92°
TEMP 90° 92° 92° 90° 86°
SKY COVER 49% 52% 55% 45% 36%
Clouds
DEW PT 76° 74° 74° 74° 74°
RH 64% 57% 57% 61% 67%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 6 6 6 6 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 7 8 7 7 7
WIND DIR S S S S SW
DEW -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 101 103 103 100 96
Rain Showers Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 83.82 84.15 84.15 83.31 81.06



DAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
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 MIDN 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° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 86° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 72° -- -- 83° -- -- 63° 79° -- -- 58° 81° -- -- 59° 83° -- -- 63° 85° --
TEMP 83° 81° 79° 76° 76° 74° 74° 74° 72° 72° 72° 74° 74° 76° 79° 81° 85° 85° 86° 85° 85° 83° 83° 83° 83° 81° 79° 76° 76° 76° 76° 72° 76° 76° 83° 83° 79° 67° 65° 77° 76° 61° 61° 79° 77° 63° 61° 81° 77° 65° 65° 85° 81°
SKY COVER 27% 28% 30% 31% 33% 35% 36% 42% 47% 52% 58% 63% 69% 70% 71% 71% 72% 73% 74% 74% 73% 73% 73% 72% 72% 56% 55% 55% 56% 57% 57% 67% 74% 80% 83% 81% 82% 78% 61% 33% 14% 4% 8% 11% 8% 4% 6% 14% 9% 5% 11% 25% 34%
Clouds
DEW PT 74° 74° 74° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 72° 70° 72° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 74° 72° 72° 74° 74° 72° 72° 67° 63° 61° 59° 56° 58° 58° 59° 58° 58° 59° 61° 61° 61° 63° 65°
RH 77% 79% 84% 87% 90% 93% 93% 93% 96% 96% 93% 93% 97% 90% 87% 79% 71% 70% 67% 69% 72% 74% 74% 71% 74% 79% 87% 93% 96% 96% 93% 96% 90% 90% 76% 72% 79% 99% 93% 57% 57% 83% 89% 50% 53% 86% 90% 47% 57% 84% 86% 47% 56%
POP 12HR 21% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 21% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 33% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 52% -- -- -- 83% -- 55% -- 11% -- 2% -- 2% -- 0% -- 1% -- 0% -- 3%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.07in -- 0.43in -- 0.61in 0.09in 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 8 10 10 6 7 9 8 6 5 7 6 2 1 6 6 2 1 5 6
WIND DIR S S S S SW S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W SW SW N N NE NE N NE NE NE NE E NE NE NE E E S S
HeatIndex 90 86 79 76 76 74 74 74 72 72 72 74 74 76 79 88 93 95 96 95 93 92 92 91 89 86 79 76 76 76 76 72 76 76 90 88 79 67 65 77 76 61 61 79 77 63 61 82 77 65 65 85 83
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Definite Definite Likely Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Definite Definite Likely Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 79.94 78.44 77.22 74.77 75.05 73.41 73.41 73.41 71.71 71.71 71.49 73.41 73.75 75.05 77.56 78.44 80.82 80.68 81.06 80.53 80.97 79.54 79.54 79.14 79.54 78.44 77.56 75.34 75.62 75.62 75.34 71.71 75.05 75.05 79.81 79.27 76.67 66.95 64.76 72.70 71.93 60.79 60.87 73.44 72.30 62.68 60.88 74.53 72.70 64.45 64.52 77.36 75.63

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For SIMPSON County, Kentucky
Issued at 200 PM EDT SAT JUL 20 2019
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      90  74  59 S9        29.98R HX  99           
HENDERSON      FAIR      89  78  70 S8        29.98F HX 103           
OWENSBORO      FAIR      90  78  68 S12       29.99S HX 104           
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      89  75  62 SW9       30.01S HX  99           
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      91  75  59 SW8       30.01F HX 101           
GLASGOW        PTSUNNY   91  74  57 SW7       30.01F HX 100           


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: Sat Jul 20 14:05:01 EDT 2019

310 AM EDT Sat Jul 20 2019 /210 AM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019/

                      Today        Tonight      Sun          

CLOUD COVER           Mclear       Pcldy        Pcldy        
PRECIP TYPE           None         None         Tstms        
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            40           
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (-1)      73 (0)       89           
RH % (24H TREND)      54 (-6)      98 (-2)      65           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  5        
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5570                      5536         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     SW  9        
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     50130                     53500        
DISPERSION            Good                      Good         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  SLGT UNSTBL  
LAL                   2            3            3            
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      
ADI LATE              34 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  28 FAIR      
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            6            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            3            

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

.MONDAY...Showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around
5 mph. 
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80.
North winds around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Northeast winds up to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. West 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
323 AM EDT Sat Jul 20 2019 /223 AM CDT Sat Jul 20 2019/

   EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/
SUNDAY  

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

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Very hot and humid conditions will push heat index readings over 100
degrees this afternoon. See Excessive Heat Warning for additional 
details.

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible across south-central Kentucky
this afternoon. The main threats with the storms will be gusty winds
and locally heavy rainfall. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Sunday through Friday.

A cold front will move through the region late Sunday night into  
Monday bringing a round of storms. Some of those storms could be 
strong with torrential rainfall and gusty winds being the main 
threats.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time. 

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


7-Day Forecast For SIMPSON County, KY


EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT SUNDAY

THIS AFTERNOON
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds up to 5 mph.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

MONDAY
Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.

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

TUESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.

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

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 60.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

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