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Updated Monday, October 232, 2017, U.S.
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Regional Hourly Observations For CARROL County, Kentucky
Issued at 900 AM EDT MON OCT 23 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LEXINGTON HVY RAIN 62 59 90 W23G33 29.86R FOG COVINGTON LGT RAIN 63 59 87 SE12 29.81F FRANKFORT RAIN 61 57 87 W10G20 29.85R FOG
Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 900am EDT, Monday October 23, 2017
Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 53 degrees west, near 62 degrees central, and near 64 degrees east. Current sky conditions are light rain west, heavy rain central, and cloudy east. In the west, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 50 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 90%, and the dew point is near 59 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. Current drying conditions are poor west, poor central, and fair east. Tobacco stripping conditions are favorable west, favorable central, and marginal east. There is patchy fog west and central. Winds are from the west at 8 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to light rain. Winds are from the west at 23 mph with gusts at 33 mph central, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds and heavy rain. Winds are variable at 6 mph east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 64 degrees at Louisville International, London, and Jackson. The lowest temperature is 53 degrees at Paducah.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
511 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
DAY ONE Today and Tonight. Rain will overspread the region today and continue into this evening. Some locally heavy rainfall will be possible. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Tuesday through Sunday. 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
641 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
Showers. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph, becoming southwest late. Chance of rain 100 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely, mainly in the evening. Colder. Less muggy with lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph, diminishing to around 5 mph after midnight.
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the upper 30s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s.
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning, then partly cloudy in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Partly cloudy. Highs around 50.
Medium & Long Range Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY OCT 28-NOV 1 OCT 30-NOV 5 NOV NOV-JAN ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Normal Above Precipitation: Above Below Normal Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas PriddyTWC Jet, 15-Day Jet,Trend, Max/Mins
6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
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Kentucky Climate Summary
Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 10-16-2017 to 10-22-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 58 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees warmer than normal and 10 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 73 in the West to 71 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 46 degrees in the West to 43 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 83 degrees at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 33 degrees at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.07 inches statewide which was 0.63 inches below normal and 10% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.17 inches, Central 0.01 inches, Bluegrass 0.00 inches and East 0.09 inches, which was 0.59, 0.7, 0.65 and 0.58 inches below normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at ALEXANDRIA 5NW to a high of 0.72 inches at HICKMAN 2E.
Monday October 23, 2017 the 296th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -11.810000 Distance 0.999722 AU Rise 07:56 EDT Set 18:49 EDT Transit Meridian 13:22 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:30 EDT Ends 19:15 EDT --------------------------------------------------- Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 67 / 44 --------------------------------------------------- Calculations made for central point in Kentucky Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- PriddySunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
///////////////////////// OCTOBER 23RD HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1761... A hurricane struck southeastern New England. It was the most violent in thirty years. Thousands of trees blocked roads in Massachsuetts and Rhode Island. (David Ludlum) ...1843... "Indian Summer" was routed by cold and snow that brought sleighing from the Poconos to Vermont. A foot of snow blanketed Haverhill NH and Newberry VT, and 18 to 24 inches were reported in some of the higher elevations. Snow stayed on the ground until the next spring. (22nd-23rd) (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thirteen cities in the southeastern U.S. reported record low temperatures for the date. It marked the sixth record low of the month for Greer SC and Columbia SC, and the ninth of the month for Montgomery AL. Showers and thunderstorms deluged Corpus Christi TX with five inches of rain. Winnemucca NV reported their first measurable rain in ninety-two days, while Yakima WA reported a record 96 days in a row without measurable rainfall. (Storm Data) (The National Weather Summary) ...1988... Denver CO reported their first freeze of the autumn, and Chicago IL reported their first snow. In Texas, afternoon highs of 93 degrees at Austin and San Antonio were records for the date. (The National Weather Summary) ...1989... A storm moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain and high winds to the Central Pacific Coast Region. High winds in Nevada gusted to 67 mph at Reno, and thunderstorms around Redding CA produced wind gusts to 66 mph. Locally heavy rains in the San Francisco area caused numerous mudslides, adding insult to injury for earthquake victims. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)UKAWC Briefing Page