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Current Agricultural Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 400pm EST, Tuesday December 18, 2018

Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 51 degrees west, near 46 degrees central, and near 44 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, fair central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 44%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 55%, and the dew point is near 31 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 51%, and the dew point is near 27 degrees. Current drying conditions are good west, fair central, and fair east. Tobacco stripping conditions are unfavorable west, marginal central, and marginal east. Winds are from the east at 3 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the northeast at 5 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The livestock cold stress index is in the no stress category west, no stress category central, and no stress category east. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 51 degrees at Paducah. The lowest temperature is 43 degrees at Covington. Click here

  
Updated Tuesday Evening, December 18, 2018

...Fair Today, Widespread Rain At Mid-Week...

Mostly clear skies will push lows back into the low to middle 30s tonight. Highs then rise into the middle 50s to low 60s tomorrow with continued dry conditions. Enjoy the day as wet weather returns for the second half of the work week. Rain will be widespread at times and a mix with snow cannot be ruled out on Friday. Otherwise, dry conditions then return for the weekend, but with cooler conditions in place.

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Kentucky Medium & Long Range Outlook:

KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 24-28 DEC 26-JAN 1 DEC DEC18-FEB19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Normal Precipitation: Above Above Normal Below .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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224 
FXUS63 KLMK 182025
AFDLMK

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Louisville KY
325 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

.Short Term...(This evening through Wednesday)
Issued at 250 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

Sfc high pressure and upper level ridging will move off the east 
tonight resulting in mostly clear skies and dry conditions.  Low 
temps should range through the lower 30s.  

A weak southerly return flow will begin early Wednesday morning. 
This will result in mild conditions for tomorrow with high temps in 
the mid 50s to around 60. Clouds will increase from the southwest 
late in the day ahead of the next weather system.

&&

.Long Term...(Wednesday night through Tuesday)
Issued at 323 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

....Complex Storm System to Affect Our Area Thu and Fri... 

Wednesday Night...

A deep SW flow regime will be in place over much of the eastern 
CONUS ahead of an amplified central CONUS trough. Expect increasing 
cloud cover with light rain chances gradually overspreading the 
region on an isentropic lift component evident on 290-300 K theta 
surfaces. Everyone won't see rain Wednesday night, but chances will 
be steadily increasing. Temps will bottom out in the low to mid 40s.

Thursday - Friday...

Strong and deep low pressure will ride up the Appalachian spine into 
the eastern Great Lakes through the end of the work week. As this 
occurs, deeper moisture should wrap into the system both from the 
Gulf and Atlantic. We'll see periods of light to moderate rain, with 
a few pockets of heavier rain also possible. Will continue with high 
pops during this time frame with overall QPF ranging from 0.5 to 
1.5". The highest amounts should fall over the eastern CWA near the 
I-75 corridor. 

Although we do expect mostly rain, just enough cold air may be 
introduced on Friday to see a rain/snow mix of brief change to snow. 
Even in that scenario, surface temps will stay above freezing, so 
any snow will be falling on an already wet and above freezing 
surface so doubt any accums would materialize. In addition, the 
deepest moisture is pulling out of the area by the time the colder 
air arrives so any change in p-type should be mostly light in nature 
by that time. Overall, this system has trended east and weaker from 
previous runs.

With the weaker expected system, expected wind NNW winds gusts on 
Friday also aren't as impressive as they were. It will still be 
gusty, but most gusts appear to be more in the 25-35 mph range as 
steep low level lapse rates reach up into a ~30 knot layer of winds.

After highs around 50 on Thursday, expect pretty a pretty small 
diurnal range between Thursday night and Friday. After lows fall 
into the upper 30s to around 40 on Thursday night, only expect highs 
to bump a couple/few degrees on Friday as a strong cold advection 
component combines with heavy cloud cover and plenty of 
precipitation. Temps aren't going to go anywhere in that scenario. 
So, only calling for highs in the low 40s on Friday, and that might 
be generous.

Friday Night - Saturday Night...

The upper trough axis quickly lifts out of the region Friday night, 
with precipitation chances ending from W to E as the deeper moisture 
and deformation band lift out of the area. The colder air finally 
does get in here by Saturday morning, with temps in the upper 20s by 
dawn.

Surface high pressure and benign zonal flow aloft control Saturday 
and Saturday night, keeping us dry with temps near normal.

Sunday - Christmas Day...

Confidence lowers overall to end the weekend and go into Christmas 
as models diverge on a couple of weaker disturbances passing through 
the zonal flow aloft. Will likely keep some small chances in during 
this time, but it's hard to be too specific or confident given the 
spread in solutions. At the very least it looks like precipitation, 
if any, would be mostly liquid. Although, there could be a brief 
overunning mix on Christmas morning if the ECMWF/Canadian are to be 
believed. Overall, chances for a white (accumulating snow) Christmas 
seem low to nil at this point. Temps may even be slightly above 
normal during the daylight hours for the first part of the week.

&&

.Aviation...(18Z TAF Issuance)
Updated at 1215 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

VFR conditions are expected this TAF period with sfc high pressure 
and upper level ridging moving through the region.  Light/vrb or 
easterly winds today will become southerly 5-7 kts tomorrow.

&&

.LMK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
IN...None.
KY...None.
&&

$$

Short Term...AMS
Long Term...BJS
Aviation...AMS


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PAH

	
Tue Dec 18 16:05:50 EST 2018

McCracken-
Including the city of Paducah
305 PM CST Tue Dec 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of light rain in the
evening, then light rain likely after midnight. Lows in the mid
40s. South winds around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. 
.THURSDAY...Light rain likely. Highs around 50. East winds around
5 mph in the morning shifting to the north 10 to 15 mph in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light rain.
Lows in the upper 30s. North winds 10 to 20 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. 
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. 
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain
showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. 
.CHRISTMAS DAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain
showers. Highs in the lower 50s. 


LMK

	
Tue Dec 18 15:28:44 EST 2018

Fayette-
Including the city of Lexington
328 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast winds
up to 5 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
rain. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Rain. Highs in the upper 40s. East winds around
5 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows around 40. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Chance of rain 90 percent. 
.FRIDAY...Rain. Highs around 40. Chance of rain 90 percent. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
and snow. Lows in the upper 20s. 
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. 
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. 
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. 
.CHRISTMAS DAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain.
Highs in the upper 40s. 

    
JKL

	Tue Dec 18 15:41:57 EST 2018

Breathitt-
Including the city of Jackson
341 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Light winds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Light winds. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s in the
valleys and in the lower 40s on the ridges. Light winds. 
.THURSDAY...A chance of rain in the morning, then rain in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Light winds. Chance of rain
90 percent. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Light winds.
Chance of rain near 100 percent. 
.FRIDAY...Rain. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of rain near
100 percent. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Rain with snow likely. Lows in the lower 30s.
Chance of precipitation 80 percent. 
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. 
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. 
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. 
.CHRISTMAS DAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain or
snow. Highs around 50. 

   
 

Weather Discussions

LMK

	

224 
FXUS63 KLMK 182025
AFDLMK

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Louisville KY
325 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

.Short Term...(This evening through Wednesday)
Issued at 250 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

Sfc high pressure and upper level ridging will move off the east 
tonight resulting in mostly clear skies and dry conditions.  Low 
temps should range through the lower 30s.  

A weak southerly return flow will begin early Wednesday morning. 
This will result in mild conditions for tomorrow with high temps in 
the mid 50s to around 60. Clouds will increase from the southwest 
late in the day ahead of the next weather system.

&&

.Long Term...(Wednesday night through Tuesday)
Issued at 323 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

....Complex Storm System to Affect Our Area Thu and Fri... 

Wednesday Night...

A deep SW flow regime will be in place over much of the eastern 
CONUS ahead of an amplified central CONUS trough. Expect increasing 
cloud cover with light rain chances gradually overspreading the 
region on an isentropic lift component evident on 290-300 K theta 
surfaces. Everyone won't see rain Wednesday night, but chances will 
be steadily increasing. Temps will bottom out in the low to mid 40s.

Thursday - Friday...

Strong and deep low pressure will ride up the Appalachian spine into 
the eastern Great Lakes through the end of the work week. As this 
occurs, deeper moisture should wrap into the system both from the 
Gulf and Atlantic. We'll see periods of light to moderate rain, with 
a few pockets of heavier rain also possible. Will continue with high 
pops during this time frame with overall QPF ranging from 0.5 to 
1.5". The highest amounts should fall over the eastern CWA near the 
I-75 corridor. 

Although we do expect mostly rain, just enough cold air may be 
introduced on Friday to see a rain/snow mix of brief change to snow. 
Even in that scenario, surface temps will stay above freezing, so 
any snow will be falling on an already wet and above freezing 
surface so doubt any accums would materialize. In addition, the 
deepest moisture is pulling out of the area by the time the colder 
air arrives so any change in p-type should be mostly light in nature 
by that time. Overall, this system has trended east and weaker from 
previous runs.

With the weaker expected system, expected wind NNW winds gusts on 
Friday also aren't as impressive as they were. It will still be 
gusty, but most gusts appear to be more in the 25-35 mph range as 
steep low level lapse rates reach up into a ~30 knot layer of winds.

After highs around 50 on Thursday, expect pretty a pretty small 
diurnal range between Thursday night and Friday. After lows fall 
into the upper 30s to around 40 on Thursday night, only expect highs 
to bump a couple/few degrees on Friday as a strong cold advection 
component combines with heavy cloud cover and plenty of 
precipitation. Temps aren't going to go anywhere in that scenario. 
So, only calling for highs in the low 40s on Friday, and that might 
be generous.

Friday Night - Saturday Night...

The upper trough axis quickly lifts out of the region Friday night, 
with precipitation chances ending from W to E as the deeper moisture 
and deformation band lift out of the area. The colder air finally 
does get in here by Saturday morning, with temps in the upper 20s by 
dawn.

Surface high pressure and benign zonal flow aloft control Saturday 
and Saturday night, keeping us dry with temps near normal.

Sunday - Christmas Day...

Confidence lowers overall to end the weekend and go into Christmas 
as models diverge on a couple of weaker disturbances passing through 
the zonal flow aloft. Will likely keep some small chances in during 
this time, but it's hard to be too specific or confident given the 
spread in solutions. At the very least it looks like precipitation, 
if any, would be mostly liquid. Although, there could be a brief 
overunning mix on Christmas morning if the ECMWF/Canadian are to be 
believed. Overall, chances for a white (accumulating snow) Christmas 
seem low to nil at this point. Temps may even be slightly above 
normal during the daylight hours for the first part of the week.

&&

.Aviation...(18Z TAF Issuance)
Updated at 1215 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

VFR conditions are expected this TAF period with sfc high pressure 
and upper level ridging moving through the region.  Light/vrb or 
easterly winds today will become southerly 5-7 kts tomorrow.

&&

.LMK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
IN...None.
KY...None.
&&

$$

Short Term...AMS
Long Term...BJS
Aviation...AMS


JKL

	

911 
FXUS63 KJKL 182105
AFDJKL

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
National Weather Service Jackson KY
405 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

.SHORT TERM...(This evening through Wednesday night)
Issued at 319 PM EST TUE DEC 18 2018

High pressure will remain the dominate feature heading into
tonight and tomorrow. Eastern Kentucky will remain on the western
side of these ridge axis, keeping us in return flow through
tomorrow. This will keep milder conditions in place again
tomorrow. Lows tonight will fall off into the 20s under mostly 
clear skies. Cross over temperatures will be well under freezing 
for tonight, suggesting more frost than fog through the overnight 
hours. Tomorrow will be milder as the southerly flow continues to
build on the western peripherals of the ridge. 

By late tomorrow and tomorrow night, clouds will be on the
increase as a shortwave pushing northward from the Gulf of Mexico
moves towards the region. A low level jet is expected to develop
with this feature and could aid in allowing precipitation
development into east Kentucky by 12z on Thursday. The flow will
be downsloping in our eastern zones, so will stick with a gradient
in pops late Thursday night going from nothing in the east to a
high chance in the southwest. Despite the increasing clouds, cloud
heights will remain relatively high, allowing for the colder
eastern valleys to decouple and cool off well into the 30s.
Temperatures may come up as denser cloud cover arrives by dawn
Thursday. 

.LONG TERM...(Thursday through Tuesday)
Issued at 405 PM EST TUE DEC 18 2018

The extended period will begin as a dynamic system approaches 
from the central CONUS. Through early Saturday, a deep upper level
trough along with a surface low pressure system will track over 
the ARKLATEX region, up through the Tennessee Valley and to the 
east of Kentucky, then eventually progress up into the northeast. 
From Thursday evening through early Friday, model soundings from 
the NAM and GFS show PWATs at or near one inch. Therefore, a 
decent rain will again be in store for eastern Kentucky. Storm 
total rainfall from Thursday through Saturday is estimated to 
range from an inch to about an inch and a half. Model soundings 
also show that the dominant precipitation type will be rain 
through Friday. However, with temperatures decreasing overnight 
Friday into Saturday, a changeover to snow is expected. Little to 
no snow accumulation is expected for most areas, but some light 
accumulation is possible in the higher terrain along the VA 
border. Opted to load in raw data for temperatures and winds 
Friday since it was more representative of the CAA and tight 
pressure gradient leading to higher winds. Also, due to upslope 
flow during this time, kept likely to categorical PoPs for eastern
Kentucky into the evening. 

High pressure as well as upper level ridging will dominate 
through the first part of the new work week. Although, a weak cold
front will progress over the Ohio Valley late Sunday into Monday.
This will most likely just bring clouds and maintain cool 
temperatures into next week. Return flow from high pressure will 
then bring a slight chance for some precipitation on Tuesday. With
low temperatures at or below freezing Tuesday morning, there is a
slight chance for some rain/snow mix into Christmas morning. 
However, no snow accumulation expected since the precipitation 
will quickly change over to rain as temperatures increase into 
mid-morning.

High temperatures will begin above normal then decrease to be at 
or near the seasonal norm Friday through the start of next week. 
Highs will then increase to around 50 degrees by Christmas Day. 
Lows Friday morning will be in the low 40s, but be much colder 
through Monday with temperatures generally in the upper 20s to low
30s. With some clearing during the overnight and light winds, the
valleys will be cooler than the ridgetops in the mornings Sunday 
through Tuesday as well.

&&

.AVIATION...(For the 18Z TAFS through 18Z Wednesday afternoon)
ISSUED AT 119 PM EST TUE DEC 18 2018

VFR conditions and light winds will continue through the TAF
forecast period.

&&

.JKL WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...KAS
LONG TERM...CGAL
AVIATION...KAS

      
PAH

	
288 
FXUS63 KPAH 182052
AFDPAH

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Paducah KY
252 PM CST Tue Dec 18 2018

.SHORT TERM...(Tonight through Thursday night)
Issued at 210 PM CST Tue Dec 18 2018

Fairly potent storm system is expected to develop over the eastern
third of the nation during the latter part of the work week. A
northern stream short wave will dive southeast and combine with a
southern stream system along the northern Gulf Coast later
Wednesday/Wednesday night time frame. This will induce
cyclogenesis over MS/AL region during the day Thursday. The low
will then head northeast and strengthen Thursday night. Most of
the bigger impacts with this system will miss us to the east and
northeast, as the system really won't get its act together until
it heads toward the mid Atlantic states. However, most of our
forecast area is likely to see one of those high pop/low qpf
events beginning Wednesday night and lasting off and on right into
Friday (east locations). Total rainfall through the whole period
is expected to range from .1 - .2 inches over our n/nw counties, 
to 1/4 - 1/2 inch over wrn KY. The bigger story with this system
may end up being with the strong and gusty northerly winds 
Thursday night into Friday as the system winds up off to our east.
Gusts from 30-40 mph cannot ruled out, and would not be surprised
if we end up with wind advisories at that time. 


.LONG TERM...(Friday through Tuesday)
Issued at 210 PM CST Tue Dec 18 2018

Above mentioned system will exit off to the northeast on Friday,
taking most of the rain chances with it. May see some light shower
activity over our eastern counties early, but most location should
be rain-free by Friday afternoon. However, as alluded to above,
it's looking to be a blustery and raw type of day with gusty north
winds and temps staying in the 30s to mid 40s. Will need the heavy
coats for sure. 

Things will feel a little better on Sat with much less wind.
However temps will still only make it into the 40s at most
locations, close to normal for this time of year. Expecting a 
dry frontal passage later Saturday afternoon/Saturday evening,
with will reinforce the chilly conditions for Sunday and Monday.
High pressure will settle in for the Sunday/Monday time frame,
keeping all areas precipitation free. 

Models really seem to digress as we head into Christmas, and
confidence is quite low right now, mainly as to how much, if any, 
rain we receive. However, confidence has increased some that
whatever we get should be in the form of rain and not snow. Most
models now keep the boundary layer too warm to support frozen
precip. Bah humbug...

&&

.AVIATION...
Issued at 517 AM CST Tue Dec 18 2018

VFR conditions are forecast. Winds will be light throughout the 
24 hour period, with mostly an easterly component during the day, 
veering to southerly aft 12z Wed.


&&

.PAH WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
IL...None.
MO...None.
IN...None.
KY...None.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...GM
LONG TERM...GM
AVIATION...GM

     
 

Across the Commonwealth for the next week...

Kentucky Medium & Long Range Outlook:

KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY DEC 24-28 DEC 26-JAN 1 DEC DEC18-FEB19 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Normal Precipitation: Above Above Normal Below .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy
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Harzardous Weather Outlooks

PAH

	
Tue Dec 18 04:18:24 EST 2018

Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-Johnson-Pope-
Hardin-Alexander-Pulaski-Massac-Gibson-Pike-Posey-Vanderburgh-
Warrick-Spencer-Fulton-Hickman-Carlisle-Ballard-McCracken-Graves-
Livingston-Marshall-Calloway-Crittenden-Lyon-Trigg-Caldwell-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
318 AM CST Tue Dec 18 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwestern Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeastern
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.



LMK

	

	Tue Dec 18 15:31:11 EST 2018

Orange-Washington-Scott-Jefferson-Dubois-Crawford-Perry-Harrison-
Floyd-Clark-Hancock-Breckinridge-Meade-Ohio-Grayson-Hardin-Bullitt-
Oldham-Trimble-Henry-Shelby-Franklin-Spencer-Anderson-Woodford-
Fayette-Bourbon-Nicholas-Nelson-Mercer-Jessamine-Larue-Marion-Boyle-
Garrard-Madison-Butler-Edmonson-Hart-Green-Taylor-Casey-Lincoln-
Logan-Warren-Simpson-Allen-Barren-Monroe-Metcalfe-Adair-Russell-
Cumberland-Clinton-
Including the cities of Paoli, Salem, Scottsburg, Madison, Jasper, 
English, Tell City, Corydon, New Albany, Jeffersonville, Lewisport, 
Hawesville, Hardinsburg, Brandenburg, Hartford, Leitchfield, 
Elizabethtown, Shepherdsville, Louisville, La Grange, Bedford, 
Milton, New Castle, Shelbyville, Frankfort, Georgetown, Cynthiana, 
Taylorsville, Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Lexington, Paris, Carlisle, 
Bardstown, Springfield, Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, Winchester, 
Hodgenville, Lebanon, Danville, Lancaster, Richmond, Morgantown, 
Brownsville, Horse Cave, Greensburg, Campbellsville, Liberty, 
Stanford, Russellville, Bowling Green, Franklin, Providence, 
Scottsville, Glasgow, Tompkinsville, Edmonton, Columbia, Jamestown, 
Burkesville, and Albany
330 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018 /230 PM CST Tue Dec 18 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Indiana and Central Kentucky.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.


  
JKL


Tue Dec 18 15:45:55 EST 2018

Fleming-Montgomery-Bath-Rowan-Estill-Powell-Menifee-Rockcastle-
Jackson-Pulaski-Laurel-Wayne-McCreary-Whitley-Knox-Bell-Harlan-
Elliott-Morgan-Johnson-Wolfe-Magoffin-Floyd-Lee-Breathitt-Knott-
Owsley-Perry-Clay-Leslie-Letcher-Martin-Pike-
Including the cities of Flemingsburg, Camargo, Jeffersonville, 
Mount Sterling, Owingsville, Morehead, Irvine, Ravenna, 
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
345 PM EST Tue Dec 18 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of eastern Kentucky.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Heavy rain is expected Thursday and Friday. This could lead to a 
period of high water along streams and rivers.

Some light accumulating snow is possible Friday night, mainly in 
the higher terrain closer to the Virginia border.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.



 


The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) divides the United States into 10 climate zones that vary at 10 degree farenheit increments based on average miniumum temperature.


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