1st Responders/1st Detectors/Storm Spotters Weather Summary for Whitley County, KY

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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 FRIDAY JAN 17 2020
DAY FRIDAY
EDT 3HR 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 43°
TEMP 43° 43° 41° 40°
SKY COVER 81% 85% 88% 90%
Clouds
DEW PT 18° 20° 20° 20°
RH 36% 38% 41% 46%
POP 12HR -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 7 7 7 6
WIND Gust(MPH) 10 9 8 7
WIND DIR E E E E
DEW -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 39 39 37 35
Snow Showers -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 39° 39° 36° 36°
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



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 4P 5P 6P 7P 8P 9P 10P 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 5A 8A 11A 2P 5P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P 2A 8A 2P 8P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 38° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 54° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 23° -- -- 34° -- -- 16° 29° -- -- 16° 36° -- -- 20° 47° -- -- 27° 52° --
TEMP 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 41° 41° 43° 43° 43° 45° 47° 49° 50° 52° 52° 52° 50° 49° 47° 47° 45° 41° 38° 36° 34° 29° 25° 25° 32° 34° 27° 20° 16° 27° 23° 18° 16° 34° 27° 22° 22° 43° 36° 29° 29° 49° 40°
SKY COVER 92% 92% 92% 92% 90% 89% 89% 91% 94% 96% 96% 95% 94% 95% 97% 98% 99% 100% 99% 97% 95% 92% 96% 93% 95% 93% 89% 84% 75% 64% 56% 55% 59% 53% 58% 31% 25% 23% 18% 37% 33% 32% 30% 20% 14% 13% 15% 15% 32% 64% 72% 69% 62% 65%
Clouds
DEW PT 20° 20° 22° 22° 22° 22° 23° 23° 23° 23° 25° 25° 27° 29° 32° 36° 38° 40° 40° 41° 41° 41° 43° 43° 43° 43° 40° 38° 34° 31° 27° 25° 22° 18° 16° 13° 11° 11° 11° 11° 13° 13° 13° 18° 18° 20° 22° 25°
RH 49% 49% 52% 52% 52% 52% 52% 52% 50% 50% 50% 50% 55% 59% 67% 75% 79% 76% 74% 71% 68% 65% 71% 74% 79% 82% 79% 79% 75% 72% 69% 69% 71% 74% 65% 44% 39% 52% 56% 66% 42% 51% 67% 76% 34% 50% 65% 67% 29% 47% 60% 68% 36% 57%
POP 12HR 6% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 41% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 93% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 23% -- -- -- 9% -- 6% -- 6% -- 4% -- 3% -- 2% -- 1% -- 3% -- 4%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.02in -- -- -- -- -- 0.17in -- -- -- -- -- 0.16in -- -- -- -- -- 0.01in -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.00in 0.00in 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in 0in 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 8 9 10 13 13 14 15 15 16 16 16 16 15 15 14 13 13 13 8 9 13 9 9 13 9 10 7 8 8 7 5 5 5 6 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1
WIND DIR E E SE SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W W W W W W W NW NW NW NW N N N N N E E S E S S S SE
HeatIndex 34 34 34 34 34 34 34 34 34 34 35 35 34 35 35 36 37 47 49 50 52 52 52 50 49 47 47 38 36 32 27 25 20 16 16 25 27 21 14 8 20 19 13 16 31 27 22 22 43 36 29 29 49 40
Snow Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Definite Definite Definite Definite Likely Likely Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL 35° 35° 35° 35° 34° 33° 35° 35° 34° 34° 34° 34° 34° 36° 36° 35° 38° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 39° 35° 32° 28° 27° 20° 17° 17° 25° 28° 22° 14° 21° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
Issued at 200 PM EST FRI JAN 17 2020
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        FAIR      35  20  54 NE6       30.58F WCI  30          
LONDON         FAIR      37  20  50 E9        30.56F WCI  30          
SOMERSET       CLOUDY    36  18  48 E9        30.57F WCI  29          
MIDDLESBORO    FAIR      40  17  39 E3        30.57F                  
MONTICELLO     FAIR      38  21  50 CALM      30.56F                  


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 Jan 17 14:05:01 EST 2020

522 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Sat          

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Cloudy       
Chance precip (%)     0            40           90           
Precip type           None         rain         rain         
Temp (24H TREND)      40-45 (-3)   32-41 (+18)  49-54        
Rh % (24H TREND)      30-33 (-1)   50-78 (+1)   42-53        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       NE 4-8                    S 12-16 G38  
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       E 3-7        SE 3-7       SW 11-15 G37 
Precip duration                    1            5            
Precip begin                                    Continuing   
Precip end                                      Continuing   
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.31         
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index (MID)    4                         2            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    1500                      800          
Transport wnd (mph)   E 12                      S 22         
Vent rate (kt-ft)     15056                     16079        
ADI Early             24 Fair      8 Poor       27 Fair      
ADI Late              22 Fair      24 Fair      24 Fair      
Max LVORI Early       3            2            3            
Max LVORI Late        2            2            4            

REMARKS...RANGES OF MIN T EXCEEDING 8 DEGREES & RANGES OF MAX RH        
EXCEEDING 10% INDICATE THE LIKELIHOOD OF THERMAL BELTS. ADI IS        
ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS. DISPERSION INDEX IS        
MAGNITUDE OF VENT RATE DIVIDED BY 1000.


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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
436 AM EST Fri Jan 17 2020

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Saturday through Thursday.

Wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph will be possible at times from late 
Saturday morning into Saturday evening.

 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

THIS AFTERNOON
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. Light winds.

TONIGHT
Cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers late. A chance of rain showers near dawn. Lows in the upper 30s. Light winds becoming south around 10 mph late. Chance of rain 40 percent.

SATURDAY
Showers. Highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 90 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the evening, then flurries possible late. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening. Chance of rain 20 percent.

SUNDAY
Mostly sunny. Flurries possible in the morning. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds around 10 mph.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows around 20.

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows around 20.

TUESDAY
Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s.

WEDNESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s.

THURSDAY
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s.

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