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Updated Wednesday, June 28, 2017, U.S.
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Regional Hourly Observations For CARROL County, Kentucky
Issued at 1100 AM EDT WED JUN 28 2017
NORTHEAST KENTUCKY CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS LEXINGTON SUNNY 74 52 46 S7 30.19S COVINGTON PTSUNNY 73 56 54 S13 30.17S FRANKFORT SUNNY 75 54 47 S8 30.18R
Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 1100am EDT, Wednesday June 28, 2017
Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 79 degrees west, near 74 degrees central, and near 71 degrees east. Current sky conditions are mostly sunny west, sunny central, and sunny east. In the west, relative humidity is near 52%, and the dew point is near 60 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 46%, and the dew point is near 52 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 61%, and the dew point is near 57 degrees. Current drying conditions are fair west, good central, and fair east. The livestock heat stress category is no stress west, no stress central, and no stress east. Winds are from the south at 9 mph with gusts at 17 mph west, where conditions are not favorable for spraying due to strong winds. Winds are from the south at 7 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Winds are calm east, where conditions are favorable for spraying. Based on current available observations, the highest temperature is 79 degrees at Paducah. The lowest temperature is 70 degrees at Somerset.
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Hazardous Weather Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
918 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017
DAY ONE Today and Tonight. No hazardous weather is expected at this time. DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN Thursday through Tuesday. 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
932 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017
REST OF TODAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly clear. Not as cold with lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly sunny in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Partly cloudy. Muggy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Partly cloudy in the morning, then becoming mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Mostly cloudy in the morning, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Mostly clear in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Medium & Long Range Outlook For CARROL County, Kentucky
KENTUCKY --------------------------------------------- 6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY JUL 3-JUL 7 JUL 5-JUL 11 JUL JUL-SEP ----------- ----------- -------- --------- Temperature: Above Above Above Above Precipitation: Above Above 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 06-21-2017 to 06-27-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 71 degrees across the state which was 3 degrees cooler than normal and 4 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 81 in the West to 79 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 6 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 6 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 64 degrees in the West to 61 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 1 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 93 degrees at LOUISVILLE APT and the extreme low was 49 degrees at PEABODY.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.99 inches statewide which was 0.98 inches above normal and 197% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.66 inches, Central 2.25 inches, Bluegrass 2.68 inches and East 1.37 inches, which was 0.65, 1.25, 1.68 and 0.34 inches above normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.07 inches at YELLOW CREEK to a high of 4.38 inches at ELIZABETHTOWN 8W.
Wednesday June 28, 2017 the 179th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination 23.220000 Distance 0.999715 AU Rise 06:18 EDT Set 21:05 EDT Transit Meridian 13:41 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 05:48 EDT Ends 21:35 EDT --------------------------------------------------- Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 87 / 64 --------------------------------------------------- Calculations made for central point in Kentucky Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- PriddySunrise/Sunset/Moonrise/Moonset Computation (USN)
////////////////////// JUNE 28TH...HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1788... The Battle of Monmouth in central New Jersey was fought in sweltering heat. The temperature was 96 degrees in the shade, and there were more casualties from the heat than from bullets. (David Ludlum) ...1892... The temperature at Orogrande UT soared to 116 degrees to establish a record for the state. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders) ...1923... A massive tornado hit Sandusky OH, then swept across Lake Erie to strike the town of Lorain. The tornado killed 86 persons and caused twelve million dollars damage. The tornado outbreak that day was the worst of record for the state of Ohio up til that time. (David Ludlum) ...1975... Lee Trevino and two other golfers are struck by lightning at the Western Open golf tournament in Oak Brook IL. (The Weather Channel) ...1980... The temperature at Wichita Falls TX soared to 117 degrees, their hottest reading of record. Daily highs were 110 degrees or above between the 24th of June and the 3rd of July. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Thunderstorms developing along a cold front produced severe weather in the north central U.S. Thunderstorms in Nebraska produced wind gusts to 70 mph and baseball size hail at Arapahoe, and wind gusts to 80 mph along with baseball size hail at Wolback and Belgrade. Six cities in the Ohio Valley reported record low temperatures for the date, including Cincinnati OH with a reading of 50 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)UKAWC Briefing Page