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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 TUESDAY MAR 31 2020
DAY MONDAY TUESDAY
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 49°
TEMP 54° 54° 52° 52° 50° 49° 49° 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 47° 47° 47° 49° 49° 49° 49° 47°
SKY COVER 72% 80% 89% 95% 98% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 93% 92% 90% 84% 84%
Clouds
DEW PT 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 41° 40°
RH 56% 59% 63% 63% 65% 65% 67% 71% 76% 79% 86% 85% 85% 82% 79% 79% 77% 76% 76% 76% 76%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 84% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.13in -- -- -- -- -- 0.28in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 2 5 6 7 7 8 9 10 10 9 8 8 9 9 9 9
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 5 7 7 8 9 10 13 14 15 17 18 17 15 15 15 15 16 16 15
WIND DIR N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E NE N N N N N N N
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew Lgt Dew Lgt Dew
HeatIndex 54 54 52 52 50 49 49 49 47 47 45 45 45 47 47 47 49 49 49 49 47
Rain -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Likely Likely Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Definite Likely Chance Chance Slight Chance
Rain Showers -- -- -- Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41° 40° 40° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY
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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 36° -- -- -- -- 56° -- -- -- -- 38° -- -- 63° -- -- 43° 68° -- -- 49° 67° -- -- 49° 68° -- -- 54° 68° --
TEMP 47° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 41° 40° 40° 38° 38° 36° 38° 40° 43° 47° 52° 54° 52° 45° 43° 40° 40° 52° 58° 63° 58° 49° 45° 65° 61° 52° 52° 65° 61° 54° 50° 65° 63° 56° 54° 65° 63°
SKY COVER 94% 89% 83% 77% 72% 66% 61% 59% 57% 55% 52% 50% 48% 48% 47% 47% 45% 44% 43% 36% 30% 38% 46% 46% 46% 50% 54% 60% 64% 58% 66% 60% 56% 64% 70% 60% 64% 55% 56% 67% 78% 76% 79%
Clouds
DEW PT 40° 40° 38° 38° 36° 36° 36° 36° 36° 36° 34° 34° 34° 36° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 38° 36° 36° 36° 40° 41° 43° 45° 41° 40° 47° 50° 47° 49° 52° 52° 49° 47° 52° 52° 49° 52° 56° 58°
RH 73% 79% 79% 79% 79% 75% 79% 82% 85% 88% 89% 92% 89% 85% 79% 73% 61% 57% 63% 76% 79% 88% 88% 66% 53% 49% 61% 76% 82% 54% 67% 82% 89% 62% 69% 85% 89% 62% 70% 77% 89% 75% 81%
POP 12HR 91% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 4% -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- 0% -- 2% -- 11% -- 10% -- 22% -- 28% -- 39% -- 42% -- 48%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.07in -- -- -- -- -- 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) 9 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 5 1 1 2 2 6 5 6 5 6 5 5 2 2 2 7 7 5 7 7 7 5 8 7 9
WIND DIR N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N N NE E E E E E E E E E S SE S S S W S SW W NE SE S S SW
HeatIndex 47 45 40 38 37 38 36 35 35 34 32 31 32 35 39 47 52 54 52 45 43 37 37 52 58 63 58 49 45 65 61 52 52 65 61 54 50 65 63 56 54 65 63
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance
WIND CHILL -- 41° 41° 38° 38° 39° 36° 35° 35° 33° 33° 30° 33° 35° 39° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
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 MON MAR 30 2020
WESTERN AND SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
PADUCAH        FAIR      57  44  62 CALM      30.08R                  
HENDERSON      FAIR      54  43  66 CALM      30.09S                  
OWENSBORO      FAIR      56  39  53 CALM      30.08F                  
HOPKINSVILLE   FAIR      58  43  59 N3        30.06S                  
BOWLING GREEN  FAIR      56  45  66 CALM      30.08F                  
GLASGOW        FAIR      52  38  57 CALM      30.08F                  


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 Mar 30 22:05:01 EDT 2020

337 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020 /237 PM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020/

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed          

CLOUD COVER           Mcldy        Cloudy       Pcldy        Pcldy        
PRECIP TYPE           Rain         Rain         None         None         
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           70           0            0            
TEMP (24H TREND)      42 (-4)      51 (-14)     36           56           
RH % (24H TREND)      86 (+12)     67 (+33)     92           53           
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                NE  6                     N  5         
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   Lgt/Var      N  7         N  6         N  6         
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.12         0.00         0.00         
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             4491                      3668         
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 10                      N 13         
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  35928                     43500        
DISPERSION                         Marginal                  Fair         
DSI                   SLGT UNSTBL  STBL         SLGT UNSTBL  MOD UNSTBL   
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2            2            
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  25 FAIR      12 POOR      0 VERY POOR  
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  33 FAIR      0 VERY POOR  0 VERY POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            6            7            
MAX LVORI LATE        4            4            7            4            

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

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around
5 mph. 
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to
10 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
516 PM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020 /416 PM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020/

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 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

REST OF TONIGHT
Partly cloudy late in the evening then becoming cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

TUESDAY
Rain. Highs around 50. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

THURSDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.

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

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

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows around 50.

SUNDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s.

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

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

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