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Regional Hourly Observations For MARION County, Kentucky
Issued at 400 AM EST WED NOV 14 2018
SOUTHEAST KENTUCKY
  
CITY           SKY/WX    TMP DP  RH WIND       PRES   REMARKS
JACKSON        FAIR      31  28  89 VRB3      30.40R                  
LONDON         CLOUDY    34  31  88 NE6       30.39S WCI  29          
SOMERSET       CLOUDY    32  28  86 NE10      30.42F WCI  24          
MIDDLESBORO    CLOUDY    37  35  92 NE3       30.38R                  
MONTICELLO     CLOUDY    34  30  85 N10G20    30.41R WCI  26          

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Current Agriculture, Lawn & Garden Weather Conditions in Kentucky
Based on observations at 400am EST, Wednesday November 14, 2018

Across Kentucky...temperatures are near 24 degrees west, near 29 degrees central, and near 31 degrees east. Current sky conditions are fair west, fair central, and fair east. In the west, relative humidity is near 77%, and the dew point is near 18 degrees. In the central part of the state, relative humidity is near 78%, and the dew point is near 23 degrees. In the east, relative humidity is near 89%, and the dew point is near 28 degrees. Current drying conditions are fair west, fair central, and poor east. Tobacco stripping conditions are marginal west, marginal central, and favorable east. Winds are from the north at 9 mph west, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 14 degrees west. Winds are from the northeast at 10 mph central, where conditions are favorable for spraying. The wind chill is near 20 degrees central. Winds are variable at 3 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 34 degrees at London. The lowest temperature is 24 degrees at Paducah, Owensboro, Henderson, and Covington.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook For MARION County, Kentucky
339 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018 /239 AM CST Wed Nov 14 2018/

   WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST /6 PM CST/ THIS
EVENING TO 6 AM EST /5 AM CST/ THURSDAY  

This hazardous weather outlook is for southern Indiana and much of
central Kentucky.

 DAY ONE  Today and Tonight.

Rain is expected to develop across the region this afternoon. This
evening, surface temperatures are expected to dip below freezing
resulting in the rain changing to a wintry mix of freezing rain
across much of central Kentucky. A wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet
and some snow is expected across southern Indiana.

For further detailed information on the wintry weather please see the
Winter Weather Message product.

 DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN  Thursday through Tuesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

 SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT  

Spotters are encouraged to report precipitation type and
accumulations to the National Weather Service in Louisville this
evening and overnight. 

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7-Day Forecast For MARION County, KY
332 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018


WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM EST THURSDAY

TODAY
Cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

TONIGHT
Freezing rain possibly mixed with rain. Ice accumulation of up to one quarter of an inch. Lows in the lower 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.

THURSDAY
Rain. Highs around 40. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain possibly mixed with freezing rain and snow. Lows around 30. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s.

SATURDAY
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.

SUNDAY
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 50.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain possibly mixed with snow. Lows in the lower 30s.

MONDAY
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain and snow. Highs in the mid 40s.

MONDAY NIGHT
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.

TUESDAY
Mostly sunny. Highs around 50.

Day 1 Precip, Day 2, 5 Day Total, Days 1-5, ALL


Medium & Long Range Outlook For MARION County, Kentucky
                             KENTUCKY                                                                     
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                 6 TO 10 DAY  8 TO 14 DAY   30 DAY    90 DAY 
                   NOV 19-23    NOV 21-27    NOV   NOV18-JAN19                      
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   Temperature:      Below       Normal      Below      Above                      
 Precipitation:      Below       Normal      Above     Normal                      

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Drought Status For MARION County, Kentucky
(Based on the latest Palmer Drought Severity and Crop Moisture Indices)
CENTRAL   KY CLIMATE DIVISION

Hydrological Drought (PDSI) Situation:
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Current Long-term Hydrological Moisture Status: UNUSUAL MOIST SPELL   (PDSI=   2.82)
Rainfall Needed:  0.00 inches ABOVE NORMAL


Crop Moisture (CMI) Situation:
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Current Short-term Crop Moisture Status: Prospects Above Normal, Some Fields Too Wet  (CMI=   1.63)
Change From Previous Week: WETTER     SOILS (  0.43)

Note: Due to rainfall variability within each climate division, check Precip Reports/GIS Estimates and the Kentucky Climate Summary for the latest moisture information for this county.

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Kentucky Climate Summary
Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 11-06-2018 to 11-12-2018

Temperatures for the period averaged 43 degrees across the state which was 7 degrees cooler than normal and 10 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 50 in the West to 51 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 12 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 11 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 36 degrees in the West to 37 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees cooler than normal in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 71 degrees at WHITESBURG 2NW and the extreme low was 0 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.86 inches statewide which was 1.07 inches above normal and 235% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.07 inches, Central 2.07 inches, Bluegrass 1.99 inches and East 2.33 inches, which was 0.14, 1.24, 1.3 and 1.61 inches above normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.05 inches at CARBONDALE ASOS to a high of 3.47 inches at CYNTHIANA 8N.

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Almanac Information
Wednesday November 14, 2018 the 318th Day of Year

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SUN
Declination -18.460000
Distance 0.999723 AU
Rise 07:19 EST Set 17:27 EST
Transit Meridian 12:22 EST
Civil Twilight Begins 06:52 EST Ends 17:54 EST

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Normal Max/Min Temperature for Today: 58 / 36
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Weather History...



NOVEMBER 14TH
HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS
...1964...
With the help of a fresh three inch cover of snow, the temperature at Ely
NV dipped to 15 degrees below zero to establish an all-time record low for
the month of November. That record of -15 degrees was later equalled on the
19th of November in 1985. (The Weather Channel)
...1974...
A storm produced 15 inches of snow at the Buffalo NY airport, and 30 inches
on the south shore of Lake Erie. (David Ludlum)
...1986...
An early season cold wave set more than 200 records from the northwestern
U.S. to the east coast over a seven day period. For some places it proved
to be the coldest weather of the winter season. (Sandra and TI Richard
Sanders - 1987)
...1990...
A small tornado (F1) touched down three miles south of Harrodsburg (Mercer 
County), KY. Six mobile homes and one car were damaged. Trees and power lines 
in the area were also blown down. (NWS Louisville)
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