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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 07:00 UTC ON FRIDAY SEP 17 2021
DAY FRIDAY
EDT 3HR 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81°
TEMP 65° 65° 63° 63° 65° 67° 70° 76° 79° 79° 81° 81° 81° 81° 79° 76°
SKY COVER 31% 36% 42% 43% 43% 41% 38% 32% 36% 41% 45% 44% 42% 40% 38% 37%
Clouds
DEW PT 63° 63° 61° 61° 63° 63° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67°
RH 92% 93% 93% 92% 89% 90% 84% 71% 64% 62% 60% 58% 60% 62% 66% 75%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- 3% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 5 5 5 2 1 1
WIND Gust(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 5 6 6 7 7 7 5 5 2
WIND DIR SE SE SE SE SE SE S S S S SE S S S S S
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Lgt Dew
HeatIndex 65 65 63 63 65 67 70 76 79 82 83 84 84 83 79 76
Rain -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Scattered Scattered Scattered Slight Chance --
Fog Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 64.73 64.76 62.84 62.82 64.62 66.55 69.01 73.26 75.00 74.78 76.12 75.87 76.12 76.36 75.22 73.64



DAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY
EDT 6HR 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 5P 8P 11P 2A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 63° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81° -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- 83° -- -- 65° 77° -- -- 65° 79° -- -- 63° 76° -- -- 56° 74° --
TEMP 72° 70° 70° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 63° 65° 67° 70° 74° 77° 79° 81° 81° 79° 74° 70° 67° 67° 65° 76° 81° 81° 74° 68° 65° 77° 70° 67° 65° 77° 70° 65° 63° 74° 68° 59° 56° 72° 63°
SKY COVER 35% 32% 29% 28% 28% 30% 35% 44% 55% 65% 70% 72% 58% 54% 51% 47% 48% 49% 50% 52% 58% 73% 68% 71% 66% 59% 60% 63% 62% 63% 80% 86% 73% 70% 68% 72% 56% 50% 56% 59% 57% 37% 38% 34% 16% 11%
Clouds
DEW PT 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 63° 65° 67° 68° 70° 70° 68° 68° 68° 68° 68° 70° 67° 67° 65° 68° 67° 68° 68° 67° 65° 67° 67° 67° 65° 68° 67° 65° 63° 65° 63° 58° 54° 54° 54°
RH 84% 90% 90% 96% 96% 99% 99% 100% 96% 100% 99% 99% 100% 100% 93% 87% 76% 69% 64% 65% 68% 84% 99% 100% 99% 99% 79% 62% 66% 84% 97% 100% 71% 87% 99% 99% 74% 89% 100% 99% 70% 80% 96% 92% 53% 70%
POP 12HR 27% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 16% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 44% -- -- -- 20% -- -- -- 35% -- 32% -- 58% -- 45% -- 60% -- 50% -- 62% -- 34% -- 14%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- -- -- -- 0.03in -- -- 0.03in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.08in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 5 5 5 1 0 0 0 1 5 6 5 1 1 1 7 2 2 2 7 2 1 1 7 1 1 1 6 2
WIND DIR SW SW SW N SE SE SE SE SE SE E E E E E E E E E E NE NE NE NE NE E E E E E SE SE S SE SE SE S S S S W W NW N N N
HeatIndex 72 70 70 67 67 67 67 67 67 65 65 63 65 67 70 74 77 82 85 85 82 74 70 67 67 65 76 85 84 74 68 65 77 70 67 65 77 70 65 63 74 68 59 56 72 63
Rain -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Chance -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Isolated Slight Chance Slight Chance Isolated Chance Scattered Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Scattered -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 70.84 69.38 69.38 66.82 66.82 66.95 66.95 67.00 66.82 65.00 64.97 62.98 65.00 67.00 69.57 72.91 74.60 75.56 76.60 76.73 75.44 72.66 69.94 67.00 66.95 64.97 74.01 76.36 76.85 72.66 67.85 65.00 74.10 69.20 66.95 64.97 74.40 69.32 65.00 62.98 71.49 66.99 59.00 56.12 68.59 62.31

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
Issued at 300 AM EDT FRI SEP 17 2021
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        CLEAR     68  65  90 CALM      30.12S                  
LONDON         CLEAR     66  66 100 CALM      30.11S                  
SOMERSET*      CLOUDY    66  61  82 CALM      30.11S                  
MONTICELLO*    PTCLDY    64  64 100 CALM      30.11S FOG              
WILLIAMSBURG*    N/A     64  64 100 CALM      30.11S                  
MIDDLESBORO*   CLEAR     64  64 100 CALM      30.13S                  
HARLAN APT*    CLOUDY    64  64 100 CALM      30.15S                  
PIKE CO APT*     N/A     68  65  91 CALM      30.14S                  
BIG SANDY APT* SUNNY     66  66 100 CALM      30.13S                  
MOREHEAD APT*  SUNNY     68  66  94 CALM      30.12S                  
ASHLAND*       LGT RAIN  66  66 100 CALM      30.10S VSB 1/4          


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: Fri Sep 17 03:05:01 EDT 2021

537 AM EDT Thu Sep 16 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri          

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Pcldy        Pcldy        
Chance precip (%)     20           0            30           
Precip type           tstms        None         tstms        
Temp (24H TREND)      83 (+6)      60 (-2)      82           
Rh % (24H TREND)      59 (-13)     100 (0)      57           
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      
Precip duration       1                         1            
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.04         
LAL                   2            2            3            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         3            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4600                      3900         
Transport wnd (mph)   E  5                      SE  6        
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16152                     19571        
ADI Early             16 Gen Poor  3 Very Poor  23 Fair      
ADI Late              26 Fair      2 Very Poor  27 Fair      
Max LVORI Early       10           9            8            
Max LVORI Late        3            9            4            

Remarks...None.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
804 PM EDT Thu Sep 16 2021

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Areas of dense fog will develop late tonight, particularly in the
river valleys.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Thunderstorms are possible at times from Friday through 
Wednesday, mainly during the afternoon and evening hours.

 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

REST OF TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds.

FRIDAY
Partly sunny. Widespread dense fog early. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers late. Areas of dense fog late. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds.

SUNDAY
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.

MONDAY
Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY
Partly sunny with showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s.

WEDNESDAY
Partly sunny with showers likely. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

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

THURSDAY
Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s.

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