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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 19:00 UTC ON MONDAY APR 15 2024
DAY MONDAY
EDT 3HR 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 81°
TEMP 81° 81° 81° 81°
SKY COVER 31% 30% 31% 19%
Clouds
DEW PT 56° 56° 56° 56°
RH 41% 41% 41% 42%
POP 12HR -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 10 9 8 7
WIND Gust(MPH) 14 15 14 13
WIND DIR W W W W
DEW -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 81 81 81 80
Rain Showers -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 73.80 73.80 73.80 73.92



DAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
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 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 59° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 81° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- 74° -- -- 58° 76° -- -- 54° 77° -- -- 54° 70° -- -- 47° 61° --
TEMP 76° 74° 70° 68° 67° 67° 65° 63° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 65° 68° 72° 74° 76° 77° 79° 81° 81° 79° 79° 76° 74° 72° 70° 70° 68° 68° 67° 65° 67° 72° 74° 72° 63° 58° 74° 72° 58° 54° 74° 70° 58° 54° 65° 63° 52° 47° 58° 58°
SKY COVER 24% 26% 39% 62% 65% 48% 60% 67% 57% 62% 59% 62% 79% 79% 81% 93% 90% 83% 76% 68% 59% 51% 53% 54% 53% 62% 70% 79% 82% 86% 89% 88% 70% 60% 54% 55% 59% 57% 40% 17% 11% 40% 52% 53% 58% 66% 73% 72% 65% 70% 69% 61% 42%
Clouds
DEW PT 58° 58° 59° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 58° 59° 59° 58° 58° 56° 54° 52° 50° 49° 49° 50° 49° 47° 45° 45° 47° 47° 50° 50° 54° 54° 54° 56° 58° 56° 50° 52° 50° 50° 54° 52° 50° 49° 50° 47° 43° 40° 40° 38°
RH 54% 59% 67% 70% 75% 75% 80% 83% 80% 83% 86% 87% 86% 80% 73% 65% 59% 54% 48% 41% 36% 34% 33% 35% 40% 39% 40% 42% 42% 45% 47% 56% 60% 61% 53% 50% 57% 86% 93% 44% 49% 77% 86% 50% 55% 77% 83% 58% 56% 73% 76% 50% 47%
POP 12HR 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 17% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 12% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 32% -- -- -- 59% -- 57% -- 9% -- 25% -- 43% -- 39% -- 40% -- 35% -- 24%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.02in -- 0.02in 0.29in 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 6 5 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 2 5 6 7 7 7 8 9 10 14 14 13 10 9 9 9 10 10 13 14 13 14 16 16 17 17 13 7 9 7 6 7 9 9 7 7 9 9 8 8 9 9
WIND DIR W SW W SW SW SW S NE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW W W NW SE SE W NW W NW W N N N N N
HeatIndex 76 74 70 68 67 67 65 63 63 63 61 61 61 65 68 72 74 76 77 79 80 80 79 79 76 74 72 70 70 68 68 67 65 67 72 74 72 63 58 74 72 58 54 74 70 58 54 65 63 52 42 58 58
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 71.65 70.57 67.97 66.48 65.87 65.87 64.32 62.61 62.54 62.61 60.83 60.84 60.83 64.32 66.63 69.46 70.57 71.65 71.79 72.45 73.19 72.94 71.56 71.78 70.32 68.90 67.64 66.43 66.43 65.22 65.32 65.02 63.64 65.24 68.59 69.82 68.88 62.68 58.03 69.32 68.30 58.10 54.37 69.82 67.23 58.10 54.45 63.57 61.98 53.01 48.56 58.22 58.23

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
Issued at 300 PM EDT MON APR 15 2024
...EASTERN KENTUCKY...
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        MOSUNNY   84  59  42 MISG      29.96F                  
LONDON         SUNNY     82  58  43 SW10      29.98F                  
SOMERSET*      SUNNY     82  61  47 W13       29.96F                  
MONTICELLO*    SUNNY     80  62  54 W12G20    30.01S                  
WILLIAMSBURG*  MOSUNNY   82  57  42 W7        29.99S                  
MIDDLESBORO*   MOSUNNY   82  58  43 S6        29.99F                  
HARLAN APT*    SUNNY     82  58  43 SW8       30.00F                  
PIKE CO APT*   MOSUNNY   80  57  45 CALM      29.97S                  
BIG SANDY APT* MOSUNNY   82  57  42 W6G20     29.96S                  
MOREHEAD APT*  SUNNY     79  59  50 W7        29.96F                  
ASHLAND*       MOSUNNY   83  61  47 W13G18    29.91S                  


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: Mon Apr 15 15:05:01 EDT 2024

625 AM EDT Mon Apr 15 2024

                      Today        Tonight      Tue          

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Pcldy        Mcldy        
Chance precip (%)     0            20           0            
Precip type           None         tstms        None         
Temp (24H TREND)      82 (-1)      58 (0)       83           
Rh % (24H TREND)      38 (+20)     97 (+29)     29           
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       SW  6                     Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       W  8         Lgt/Var      S  9 G18     
Precip duration                    1                         
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.00         0.06         0.00         
LAL                   1            3            1            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         4            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6800                      6900         
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      S 10         
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74800                     62100        
ADI Early             64           4            35           
ADI Late              78           3            56           
Max LVORI Early       3            4            5            
Max LVORI Late        2            6            2            

Remarks...ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index by Lavdas.        
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
132 PM EDT Mon Apr 15 2024

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop later today and
linger into tonight. A few of these could become strong to severe, 
with gusty winds and large hail as the main threat.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Tuesday through Sunday.

Thunderstorms are possible, at times, from Tuesday through Sunday.
The best chances look to be Wednesday and Wednesday night when
strong storms are also a threat.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

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 TODAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 10 mph.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming south late.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 5 mph, increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then partly cloudy with showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely overnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear in the evening, then partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers overnight. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 20 percent.

FRIDAY
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SUNDAY
A slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Cooler with highs around 60. Chance of rain 30 percent.

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