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Regional Hourly Observations For CARROL County, Kentucky
Issued at 200 AM EST WED JAN 24 2018
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LEXINGTON CLOUDY 33 26 75 W9 30.20R WCI 25 COVINGTON CLOUDY 32 28 85 NW16 30.15R WCI 21 FRANKFORT CLOUDY 33 26 75 W6 30.20R WCI 28
Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 200am EST, Wednesday January 24, 2018
Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 29 degrees west, near 33 degrees central, and near 32 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, cloudy central, and light snow east. In the west, relative humidity is near 85%, and the dew point is near 25 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 75%, and the dew point is near 26 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 92%, and the dew point is near 30 degrees. Current drying conditions are poor west, fair central, and poor east. Tobacco stripping conditions are favorable west, marginal central, and favorable east. There is patchy fog east. Winds are from the southwest at 3 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are from the west at 9 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 25 degrees central. Winds are from the west at 10 mph with gusts at 21 mph east, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and light snow. The wind chill is near 24 degrees east. 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 37 degrees at Hopkinsville and Bowling Green. The lowest temperature is 29 degrees at Paducah.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
501 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018
DAY ONE Today and Tonight. The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Wednesday through Monday. The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low. SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
7-Day Forecast For CARROL County, KY
1230 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018
REST OF TONIGHT
Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow showers. Near steady temperatures in the lower 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the morning, then a slight chance of flurries in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers in the evening, then a slight chance of flurries after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of snow 20 percent.
Partly cloudy in the morning, then clearing. Highs in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds around 5 mph.
Mostly sunny. Mild. Highs in the mid 50s.
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers after midnight. Warmer with lows in the mid 40s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Showers likely. Mild. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Showers likely. Mild. Lows in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 40s.
Partly cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of snow 40 percent.
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the lower 20s.
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.
Medium & Long Range Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JAN 29-FEB 2 JAN 31-FEB 6 FEB FEB-APR ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Normal Normal Precipitation: Above Above Above Above .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas PriddyTWC Jet, 15-Day Jet,Trend, Max/Mins
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Kentucky Climate Summary
Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 01-16-2018 to 01-22-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 32 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal and 4 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 39 in the West to 43 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 23 degrees in the West to 22 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 1 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 68 degrees at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was -17 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.29 inches statewide which was 0.54 inches below normal and 35% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.52 inches, Central 0.27 inches, Bluegrass 0.17 inches and East 0.18 inches, which was 0.36, 0.61, 0.55 and 0.67 inches below normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.04 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 0.78 inches at PADUCAH ASOS.
Wednesday January 24, 2018 the 24th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -18.960000 Distance 0.999724 AU Rise 07:49 EST Set 17:53 EST Transit Meridian 12:50 EST Civil Twilight Begins 07:21 EST Ends 18:20 EST --------------------------------------------------- Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 42 / 22 --------------------------------------------------- Calculations made for central point in Kentucky Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- PriddySunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
JANUARY 24TH HISTORICAL WEATHER FACTS ...1916... The temperature at Browning MT plunged 100 degrees in just 24 hours, from 44 degrees above zero to 56 degrees below zero. It was a record 24 hour temperature drop for the U.S. (Weather Channel) (National Severe Storms Forecast Center) ...1935... Snowstorms hit the northeastern U.S. and the Pacific Northwest producing record 24 hour snowfall totals of 23 inches at Portland ME and 52 inches at Winthrop MA. (David Ludlum)UKAWC Briefing Page