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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 02:00 UTC ON MONDAY DEC 18 2017
DAY SUN MONDAY
EDT 3HR 11P MIDN 1A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 50°
TEMP 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 41° 43° 45° 47° 49° 49° 49° 49° 50° 49° 49°
SKY COVER 98% 98% 97% 97% 97% 96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 94% 92% 91% 91% 91% 90% 88% 85%
Clouds
DEW PT 36° 36° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 38° 40° 40° 40° 41° 43° 43° 43° 43° 43° 45° 45° 45°
RH 75% 76% 82% 79% 86% 82% 82% 81% 82% 85% 96% 93% 89% 85% 82% 83% 76% 79% 79% 83% 85%
POP 12HR -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 17% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 5 6 6 6 7 7 7 5 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 2 2 2 2 2 5 2 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6
WIND DIR S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW
DEW -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew
HeatIndex 43 43 43 43 43 42 43 42 42 42 40 41 42 47 49 49 49 49 50 49 49
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Drizzle -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK COLDSTRESS



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 2P 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 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 40° -- -- -- -- 58° -- -- -- -- 45° -- -- 52° -- -- 34° 58° -- -- 41° 58° -- -- 40° 52° -- -- 32° 47° --
TEMP 47° 47° 47° 45° 45° 45° 43° 43° 43° 41° 40° 40° 40° 41° 43° 45° 56° 58° 54° 52° 50° 47° 45° 47° 50° 50° 47° 38° 36° 56° 49° 43° 43° 56° 54° 49° 40° 52° 45° 38° 34° 47° 38°
SKY COVER 81% 81% 81% 80% 79% 76% 74% 72% 70% 67% 64% 61% 58% 61% 66% 68% 69% 77% 91% 91% 93% 90% 92% 88% 87% 81% 58% 27% 31% 35% 44% 50% 71% 91% 94% 95% 89% 68% 67% 59% 62% 68% 84%
Clouds
DEW PT 43° 43° 43° 41° 41° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 40° 41° 45° 47° 49° 47° 45° 45° 43° 40° 40° 36° 36° 31° 31° 41° 41° 40° 40° 45° 45° 40° 38° 36° 34° 31° 29° 34° 32°
RH 85% 85% 86% 85% 89% 85% 89% 88% 88% 92% 96% 96% 95% 92% 92% 85% 66% 64% 80% 85% 83% 92% 95% 79% 65% 56% 68% 76% 84% 57% 74% 89% 92% 64% 71% 71% 92% 54% 62% 78% 85% 63% 78%
POP 12HR 16% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 13% -- -- -- -- -- 27% -- -- -- 65% -- -- -- 67% -- 25% -- 3% -- 11% -- 59% -- 70% -- 59% -- 10% -- 25%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- 0.00in -- 0.00in -- 0.01in -- 0.18in -- 0.22in -- 0.03in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 5 2 2 5 2 2 2 5 2 2 2 5 5 5 6 6 7 6 5 2 1 2 6 7 7 7 7 5 2 5 5 6 6 7 7 9 7 7 5 5 5 5 6
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W N NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E S S S S S S S W W N N NE N NW
HeatIndex 47 47 47 45 43 43 42 41 41 40 38 38 38 39 39 45 56 58 54 52 50 47 41 47 50 50 47 35 33 56 49 40 39 56 54 49 35 52 45 34 29 47 34
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Likely Likely Likely Likely Chance Chance -- -- -- -- -- -- Chance Likely Likely Likely Chance -- -- -- Slight Chance Chance
Drizzle -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- 43° -- -- -- 40° -- -- -- 37° 37° 38° 39° 42° -- -- -- -- -- -- 42° -- -- -- -- 35° -- -- -- 39° 39° -- -- -- 35° -- 43° 35° 30° -- 34°
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 WHITLEY County, Kentucky
Issued at 1000 PM EST SUN DEC 17 2017
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        CLOUDY    39  37  92 CALM      30.14F                  
LONDON         CLOUDY    43  37  79 SW5       30.16S                  
SOMERSET       NOT AVBL                                               
MIDDLESBORO    CLOUDY    41  41  98 CALM      30.19S FOG              
MONTICELLO     CLOUDY    42  41  96 NE9       30.18S FOG              


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: Sun Dec 17 22:05:01 EST 2017

Clay City, Stanton, Frenchburg, Brodhead, Mount Vernon, McKee, 
Annville, Burnside, Somerset, London, Monticello, Stearns, 
Whitley City, Corbin, Williamsburg, Barbourville, Middlesboro, 
Pineville, Cumberland, Harlan, Sandy Hook, West Liberty, 
Paintsville, Campton, Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Wheelwright, 
Beattyville, Jackson, Hindman, Pippa Passes, Booneville, Hazard, 
Manchester, Hyden, Jenkins, Whitesburg, Inez, Coal Run, 
Elkhorn City, Pikeville, and South Williamson
529 AM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the morning, 
                    then a chance of rain in the afternoon. 
Max Temperature.....Around 45. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler. 
Min Humidity........49-59 percent. 
   24 hr trend......13 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......1200 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....South around 5 mph. 
Dispersion Index.... 7. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (7400 knot-ft). 
ADI.................7. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......40 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches. 

.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A slight chance of rain in the evening. 
                    Patchy drizzle late. 
Min Temperature.....Around 39. 
   24 hr trend......9 degrees warmer. 
Max Humidity........89-95 percent. 
   24 hr trend......1 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds around 5 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
ADI.................5. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......20 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.03 inches. 

.MONDAY...
Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy 
                    drizzle. 
Max Temperature.....Around 50. 
   24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer. 
Min Humidity........72-82 percent. 
   24 hr trend......23 percent wetter. 
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
LAL.................1. 
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume 
                    dominated fire growth. 
Mixing Height.......2000 ft agl. 
Transport Winds.....Southwest 5 to 10 mph. 
Dispersion Index....17. 
Vent Rate...........Poor (17100 knot-ft). 
ADI.................15. 
LVORI...............5. 
Prob of precip......15 percent. 
QPF (inches)........0.02 inches. 


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Keetch-Byram Drought Index, ROMAN Web, Haines Index ,
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
355 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

 DAY ONE  Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Monday through Saturday.

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

REST OF TONIGHT
Cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. A slight chance of drizzle in the evening. A slight chance of drizzle near dawn. Lows around 40. Light winds.

MONDAY
Cloudy. A slight chance of drizzle early. Patchy fog. Highs in the lower 50s. Light winds.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 40s. Light winds.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s. Light winds.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening, then showers likely late. Lows in the mid 40s. Light winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY
Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 30s.

THURSDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s.

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

FRIDAY
Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 70 percent.

SATURDAY
Partly sunny with showers likely. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the upper 40s.

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