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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 08:00 UTC ON THURSDAY MAY 24 2018
DAY THURSDAY
EDT 3HR 5A 6A 7A 8A 9A 10A 11A NOON 1P 2P 3P 4P 5P 6P 7P
MAX/MIN -- -- -- 58° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 85°
TEMP 61° 61° 59° 63° 67° 72° 74° 77° 79° 81° 83° 83° 83° 83° 81°
SKY COVER 7% 7% 7% 10% 10% 9% 8% 9% 14% 21% 23% 27% 30% 32% 36%
Clouds
DEW PT 61° 59° 58° 59° 61° 63° 63° 63° 61° 61° 61° 59° 61° 61° 61°
RH 99% 96% 96% 89% 83% 73% 68% 61% 54% 49% 47% 44% 46% 47% 52%
POP 12HR -- -- -- 0% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 5 5
WIND Gust(MPH) 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 6 6
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE NE
DEW Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew Mod Dew -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
HeatIndex 61 61 59 63 67 72 74 77 81 82 83 84 84 83 82
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Fog Patchy Patchy Patchy Patchy -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 60.99 60.95 59.00 62.75 66.23 70.04 71.32 73.10 73.89 74.77 75.95 75.55 75.81 75.95 75.14



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 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° -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 83° -- -- -- -- 65° -- -- 83° -- -- 65° 83° -- -- 63° 83° -- -- 63° 83° -- -- 65° 85° --
TEMP 79° 74° 72° 70° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 65° 65° 65° 67° 70° 74° 76° 81° 81° 83° 83° 83° 81° 77° 70° 65° 65° 67° 76° 81° 81° 76° 67° 67° 83° 74° 63° 63° 83° 77° 67° 67° 83° 77° 67° 67° 85° 81°
SKY COVER 40% 41% 39% 33% 34% 34% 34% 35% 35% 36% 38% 39% 42% 43% 46% 49% 51% 56% 63% 65% 68% 72% 65% 67% 69% 73% 75% 69% 80% 76% 80% 77% 74% 82% 86% 82% 75% 79% 79% 78% 73% 79% 81% 77% 73% 78% 79%
Clouds
DEW PT 63° 63° 63° 65° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 63° 65° 67° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 67° 67° 65° 65° 63° 65° 67° 67° 67° 68° 65° 65° 68° 67° 63° 63° 67° 67° 65° 65° 67° 68° 65° 65° 68° 68°
RH 57% 65% 75% 83% 86% 89% 90% 92% 89% 93% 89% 93% 90% 81% 79% 73% 64% 60% 56% 57% 59% 62% 70% 86% 96% 96% 93% 73% 62% 60% 78% 96% 96% 60% 79% 100% 100% 60% 71% 93% 93% 58% 73% 93% 93% 58% 64%
POP 12HR 8% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 9% -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- 44% -- -- -- 34% -- -- -- 48% -- 38% -- 51% -- 42% -- 34% -- 28% -- 46% -- 31% -- 54%
RAIN/SNOW (liq.equ) 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.00in -- -- -- -- -- 0.02in -- -- -- 0.10in -- 0.03in -- 0.02in -- 0.02in -- 0.14in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SNOWFALL 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- 0in -- -- -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- 0in -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND SPEED(MPH) 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 5 5 1 2 2 2 5 5 2 2 2 1 5 5 1 1 5 5 1 1 5 5 2 5 5 5
WIND DIR NE E E E E SE SE SE SE S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW S S S E E E E NE E E E E E SE S SE
HeatIndex 79 74 72 70 67 67 67 65 65 65 65 65 67 70 74 76 83 84 85 85 85 85 77 70 65 65 67 76 85 84 76 67 67 87 74 63 63 86 77 67 67 85 77 67 67 88 85
Rain Showers -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Isolated Isolated Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance -- Chance Chance Chance
Thunder Storm -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Isolated Isolated Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Scattered Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance Slight Chance Slight Chance Chance Chance -- Slight Chance Chance --
Fog -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
WIND CHILL -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
SPRAY COND
DRY COND
LIVESTOCK HEATSTRESS 74.22 71.07 70.19 68.95 66.37 66.50 66.55 64.73 64.62 64.76 64.62 64.76 66.55 68.83 72.24 73.45 76.60 76.12 77.14 77.28 77.54 76.36 74.00 69.14 64.86 64.86 66.68 73.45 76.36 76.12 73.92 66.82 66.82 77.68 72.24 63.00 63.00 77.68 74.10 66.68 66.68 77.41 74.30 66.68 66.68 78.95 76.60

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NWS 48 Hr. Forecast Maps,

Regional Hourly Observations For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 AM EDT THU MAY 24 2018
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        FAIR      61  57  87 CALM      30.15F                  
LONDON         FAIR      64  61  90 N3        30.14S                  
SOMERSET       FAIR      63  59  88 MISG      30.14S                  
MIDDLESBORO    FAIR      61  61 100 CALM      30.14S                  
MONTICELLO     FAIR      66  63  90 W6        30.14S                  


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 May 24 04:05:01 EDT 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu          

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            
Precip type           None         None         None         
Temp (24H TREND)      82-83 (+5)   52-61 (-1)   85-86        
Rh % (24H TREND)      49-52 (-10)  90-100 (+1)  43-46        
20ftwnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var      
20ftwnd-PM(mph)       N 3-7        Lgt/Var      NE 2-6       
Precip duration                                              
Precip begin                                                 
Precip end                                                   
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         
LAL                   1            1            1            
Haines Index (MID)    3                         4            
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6000                      5900         
Transport wnd (mph)   N  7                      E  5         
Vent rate (kt-ft)     34266                     25697        
ADI Early             17 Gen Poor  4 Very Poor  20 Gen Poor  
ADI Late              34 Fair      8 Poor       23 Fair      
Max LVORI Early       9            6            7            
Max LVORI Late        3            8            3            

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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Hazardous Weather Outlook For WHITLEY County, Kentucky
325 AM EDT Thu May 24 2018

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Areas of dense valley fog will be found near the rivers early this
morning.

Thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon, mainly just for
locations near the Virginia border. 

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Friday through Wednesday.

Thunderstorms will be possible each day, mainly during the 
afternoon and 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

TODAY
Warm, sunny. Areas of dense valley fog early. Highs in the mid 80s. Light winds.

TONIGHT
Partly cloudy. Areas of valley fog late. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds.

FRIDAY
Warm. Partly sunny. Isolated showers and thunderstorms early, then scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late. Patchy valley fog late. Lows in the mid 60s. Light winds. Chance of rain 30 percent.

SATURDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Light winds.

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

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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

MEMORIAL DAY
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy valley fog. Lows in the mid 60s.

TUESDAY
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.

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

WEDNESDAY
Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.

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