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UKAWC 1st Detectors/1st Responders Precision Weather Forecast For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
(based on the NWS County Digital Forecast)

ISSUED AT 21:00 UTC ON THURSDAY OCT 19 2017
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- 70°
TEMP 65° 63°
SKY COVER 0% 0%
Clouds
DEW PT 43° 45°
RH 44% 53%
POP 12HR -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- --
SNOWFALL -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2
WIND Gust(MPH) 6 5
WIND DIR SW SW
DEW -- --
HeatIndex 65 63
Rain Showers -- --
WIND CHILL -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 63.09 61.91



DAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY
EDT 6HR 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 2A 3A 4A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 72° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 47° -- -- 76° -- -- 47° 76° -- -- 56° 70° -- -- 54° 61° -- -- 41° 56° --
TEMP 58° 56° 54° 52° 50° 49° 49° 47° 47° 45° 43° 43° 43° 47° 54° 58° 63° 67° 70° 72° 72° 72° 68° 65° 61° 58° 56° 54° 52° 52° 52° 50° 50° 49° 47° 65° 74° 76° 63° 50° 49° 76° 65° 59° 58° 70° 65° 61° 54° 61° 52° 47° 43° 56° 47°
SKY COVER 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 4% 9% 11% 12% 13% 14% 16% 19% 21% 20% 10% 18% 23% 25% 37% 41% 37% 42% 73% 92% 90% 89% 76% 74% 56% 52% 47% 44% 52% 32%
Clouds
DEW PT 50° 50° 49° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 43° 45° 47° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 45° 45° 47° 52° 50° 50° 49° 49° 47° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 50° 49° 47° 50° 47° 47° 54° 56° 56° 56° 59° 58° 56° 52° 49° 47° 41° 38° 38° 38°
RH 74% 80% 86% 79% 85% 85% 88% 92% 96% 96% 100% 100% 95% 86% 74% 64% 54% 46% 42% 39% 36% 37% 43% 54% 71% 77% 82% 86% 86% 86% 82% 86% 83% 86% 89% 60% 41% 37% 62% 89% 96% 46% 70% 90% 96% 68% 81% 83% 93% 62% 82% 82% 81% 50% 71%
POP 12HR 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 1% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- 2% -- 1% -- 4% -- 49% -- 69% -- 65% -- 55% -- 36% -- 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) 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 5 5 1 1 2 7 5 2 2 6 2 2 5 8 7 2 5 8 5
WIND DIR W SW S S S S SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE E E E E E E E E NE NE E E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S SE S S S SE S S S W W W W W W W
HeatIndex 58 56 54 52 50 49 49 47 47 45 43 43 43 47 54 58 63 67 70 72 72 72 68 65 61 58 56 54 52 52 52 50 50 49 47 65 74 76 63 50 49 76 65 59 58 70 65 61 54 61 52 47 40 56 47
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Likely Likely Chance Likely Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 58.11 56.31 54.37 52.79 50.73 49.81 49.65 47.52 47.26 45.30 43.00 43.00 43.43 47.91 54.69 58.16 61.94 64.56 66.43 67.57 67.35 67.43 65.12 63.43 60.65 58.10 56.28 54.37 52.52 52.52 52.67 50.68 50.82 49.75 47.71 63.64 69.07 70.04 62.12 50.53 49.22 70.89 63.98 58.99 58.02 68.03 64.35 60.79 54.18 60.54 52.67 48.17 44.65 56.77 48.88

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
Issued at 500 PM EDT THU OCT 19 2017
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        SUNNY     69  46  43 CALM      30.25F                  
LONDON         SUNNY     70  43  37 S6        30.25F                  
SOMERSET*      SUNNY     70  45  40 W5        30.26F                  
MONTICELLO*    SUNNY     72  49  44 W14       30.26F                  
WILLIAMSBURG*  CLEAR     72  45  37 CALM      30.25F                  
MIDDLESBORO*   SUNNY     72  46  40 S6        30.25F                  
HARLAN APT*    CLEAR     72  39  30 SW5       30.25F                  
PIKE CO APT*     N/A     69  43  39 S3        30.25F                  
BIG SANDY APT* CLEAR     70  45  40 W5        30.25F                  
MOREHEAD APT*  CLEAR     72  46  40 SW7       30.25S                  


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 WHITLEY County, KY
Provided by the National Weather Service:

Issued at: Thu Oct 19 17:05:01 EDT 2017

Whitesburg, Coal Run, Elkhorn City, Pikeville, 
and South Williamson
430 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear. Patchy dense valley fog late. 
Min Temperature.....40-45. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........90-100 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................14 decreasing to 2 late. 
LVORI...............6. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.FRIDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy dense valley fog. 
Max Temperature.....75-80. 
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........27-32 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
Wind (20 ft)........East winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2600 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Southeast around 5 mph. 
Dispersion Index....6. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (5600 knot-ft). 
ADI.................6. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy dense valley fog late. 
Min Temperature.....45-50. 
   24 hr trend......0-5 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........90-100 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchanged. 
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................5. 
LVORI...............6. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

.SATURDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny. Patchy dense fog in the morning. 
Max Temperature.....75-80. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........30-35 percent. 
   24 hr trend......Unchallenged. 
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......3700 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South 5 to 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....28. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (27600 knot-ft). 
ADI.................10 increasing to 37 in the afternoon. 
LVORI...............4. 
Prob of precip......0 percent. 
QPF (inches)........None. 

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 WHITLEY County, Kentucky
256 PM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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


7-Day Forecast For WHITLEY County, KY

TONIGHT
Clear. Patchy dense valley fog. Lows in the lower 40s. Light winds.

FRIDAY
Warm, sunny. Patchy dense valley fog early. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Patchy dense valley fog near dawn. Lows in the upper 40s. Light winds.

SATURDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Patchy valley fog late. Lows in the lower 50s. Light winds.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY
Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Cold. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs around 60.

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